Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will be taking to Twitch tonight to live stream her thoughts on the GameStop stock-trading drama with Robinhood. Joining AOC on the stream will be TheStockGuy and Social Capital CEO Chamath Palihapitiya.
The Twitch stream will cover AOC’s perspective on private investors in Reddit’s WallStreetBets community who banded together and used Robinhood and other financial services apps to over the last few months after .
a hearing on the matter.‘s actions, tweeting that we need to know more about the app’s “decision to block retail investors from purchasing stock while hedge funds are freely able to trade the stock as they see fit.” AOC added that as a member of the House Financial Services Committee, she supports
You can watch AOC’s live stream on her Twitch channel at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT Thursday.
for relief, using the game streaming platform to reach a younger audience.