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Polling Site Opened Late and Ran Out of Pencils
by Alicia, The League of Pissed Off Voters Tuesday, Nov. 02, 2004 at 12:02 PM (212) 283-8879

In Toledo, OH the polls opened late at Glenwood Elementary and closed temporarily when the site ran out of pencils this morining.

Polls opened one half-hour late today at Glenwood Elementary in Toledo, OH, because the ballot boxes were locked in the principal's office and no one had the key, said Evan of the League of Pissed Off Voters. During the wait from 6:30 to 7AM, people left the polls without having voted. An hour and a half after the polling site opened, they ran out of pencils, bringing voting to a halt. Voting could not continue until 11AM, by which time 50 to 100 more people had walked away.

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