Oprah Winfrey is doing what she can to get out the vote. Her first grassroots outreach effort, launched with Beto O’Rourke‘s Powered by the People org, was a success.
She recalled that her first contact was with a man named Christian was just slightly surprised, she revealed in an Instagram post. He seemed a little starstruck, and said “I just want to confirm, this is Oprah?”
After she broke the ice, they chatted about the power of the vote. She wrote: “Since I can’t go knocking on people’s doors this .”