Squirrel sparks Halloween voting outage in Ohio


    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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