The Democratic congresswoman took the online streaming platform by storm Tuesday night when she livestreamed a game of “Among Us” against fellow Democrat representative Ilhan Omar and Twitch VIPs, such as pokimane, HasanAbi and Myth.
“Holy cow … Can y’all hear me?,” Ocasio-Cortez said as she tried to find her bearings on the platform, which is predominantly used to live stream video gameplay. “This is pretty wild. I’m pretty excited.”
Orange County’s election website was down Monday morning, the first day that residents could vote early and in-person. The county said the site went down due to a technical issue and there had not been a hack or security breach. “We are sorry for the inconvenience of our website being unavailable this morning. We have encountered a technical issue with our DNS server which translates the IP address to the domain name,” a statement from the Orange County Supervisor of Elections Office said. Many users said the site was back up and running around 9 a.m. Monday.
ORLANDO, Fla. —
Orange County’s election website was down Monday morning, the first day that residents could vote early and in-person.
The county said the site went down due to a technical issue and there had not been a hack or security breach.
“We are sorry for the inconvenience of our website being
Long voting lines that plagued Georgia polling places this week were caused by computers moving much slower than election officials had planned on, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution found, which in some cases were only able to process 10 voters per hour while the state was experiencing record turnout for early voting.
There have been widespread reports of long lines during early voting this week, the first week of the early voting period for the presidential election in Georgia.
The first two days of voting brought 243,000 Georgians to the polls, but only after waiting in lines that in at least one case took five hours to get through.
Officials in Georgia, including the Secretary of State, blamed the long lines on record turnout, but