April 18, 2017

Embarrassing: Jon Ossoff Can’t Vote Today

As Georgia-6 heads to the polls today, there’s one candidate who will be noticeably absent from his local polling place: Jon Ossoff. The 30-year-old multi-millionaire doesn’t live in the district he’s trying to represent in Congress, which means he’s going to miss the traditional Election Day photo-op of him voting for himself.

In an interview with CNN this morning, Ossoff was pressed twice about that fact, and could only dodge the question ineptly:

The CNN interview got so awkward that Alisyn Camerota had to end the back and forth by letting viewers know that in fact Ossoff can’t vote in the special election.