Incoming Dem lawmaker fires back at Trump's former economic adviser: ‘No Gary, YOU don't know what's coming’

Rep.-elect Rashida TlaibRashida Harbi TlaibPelosi: George Floyd death is 'a crime' Overnight Defense: Pentagon memo warns pandemic could go until summer 2021 | Watchdog finds Taliban violence is high despite US deal | Progressive Dems demand defense cuts Progressives demand defense budget cuts amid coronavirus pandemic MORE (D-Mich.) on Thursday shot back at former Goldman Sachs CEO Gary CohnGary David CohnFormer national economic council director: I agree with 50 percent of House Democrats' HEROES Act Sunday shows preview: Congress spars over next round of coronavirus relief; GOP seeks offensive after news of Flynn 'unmasking' The Memo: Speculation grows about Fauci's future MORE for comments he made while addressing new members of Congress at Harvard Kennedy School's Institute of Politics.

Cohn, who resigned as President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump says inviting Russia to G7 'a question of common sense' Pentagon chief does not support invoking Insurrection Act Dershowitz: Does President Trump have power to declare martial law? MORE's top economic adviser in March, was among several speakers during a bipartisan orientation program this week at Harvard.

Tlaib said on Twitter that Cohn told incoming lawmakers: “You guys are way over your head, you don't know how the game is played.”

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“No Gary, YOU don't know what's coming - a revolutionary Congress that puts people over profits,” Tlaib tweeted.

The orientation at Harvard has been dubbed by the university as an event where newly elected lawmakers can “learn practical skills of lawmaking just one month prior to taking the oath of office.”

In addition to Cohn, speakers included Mary Barra, the chairman and CEO of General Motors, and Arthur Brooks, president of the right-leaning American Enterprise Institute.

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezNew York City issues Monday night curfew amid protests Engel primary challenger drops out, endorses fellow challenger Trump says he will designate antifa a terrorist organization MORE (D-N.Y.) voiced criticism of the event on Thursday, saying their were several corporate CEOs but no labor leaders in attendance.

Tlaib, a former Michigan state representative, defeated five other candidates in Michigan's Democratic primary earlier this year and ran unopposed in November. She has championed policy efforts such as "Medicare for all" and a $15 minimum wage.