It was gaming for a great trigger.
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez raised $240,000 for six organizations that present companies in her New York Metropolis congressional district over the weekend, with most of it coming in throughout a 5-hour livestream when she was taking part in a web-based recreation.
Ocasio-Cortez performed “Amongst Us” on a Twitch livestream with Jagmeet Singh, a member of Parliament in Canada. Throughout these 5 hours, her fundraiser introduced in $208,000.
It was the second time Ocasio-Cortez, whose 14th Congressional District covers elements of Queens and the Bronx, has been a part of an “Amongst Us” livestream. The primary was with Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota in October in assist of get out of the vote efforts.