Squirrel sparks Halloween voting outage in Ohio

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    Washington (CNN) Reports of citizen intimidation, rigged elections and even worse have actually put Democrats and Republicans on alert for almost any perpetrator, conserve the one bushy-tailed outlaw that stalled an Ohio county’s ballot on Halloween.

    Voters in Miami County, Ohio were required to utilize backup paper tallies after a squirrel stalled early voting there Monday. Information were sporadic, however the Dayton Daily News reported that a squirrel was blamed for a power failure that extended from 9:15 a.m. Monday to 5 p.m. that very same day.
    “We lost power and we were required to vote by paper,” Eric Morgan, deputy director of the Miami County Board of Elections, informed CNN.
        A call to the county’s upkeep chief for more information was not instantly returned Thursday. Morgan did unknown offhand whether the animal made it through the power blackout.

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