Did you make it through the voting line in just a few minutes this morning? Count yourself lucky. Thousands of Americans have gotten stuck waiting in some tremendously long lines to cast their ballots.
In Cincinnati yesterday, Vox reports that one early voting line topped 4,000 people. The line was over a half a mile long. There were similar reports at early voting lines in North Carolina, which is a swing state this election, and in L.A.
NC voter obstructionists have turned democracy into an obstacle course. Indefensibly long lines for early voting. pic.twitter.com/aX9FkivOZF— John Nichols (@NicholsUprising) November 5, 2016
Early voting open in LACo. Long lines in most locations. This one is NoHollywood is around the building. pic.twitter.com/JQqjolY2Lt— Kevin Takumi (@KevinTakumi) October 29, 2016
And the lines weren't just long for early voters. Today we've seen long lines in Brooklyn:
New Yorkers hate lines but they are waiting on line to crush trump in Manhattan. Never saw a voting line in my neighborhood like this pic.twitter.com/PEd053KVrA— (((DeanObeidallah))) (@Deanofcomedy) November 8, 2016
Super long lines in Imperial Pennsylvania. Everyone I talked to was voting for Donald Trump pic.twitter.com/ZCSnXWHG9w— Ray Riesmeyer (@RayRiesmeyer) November 8, 2016