Some Glitches, Long Lines at Virginia Polling Locations
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RICHMOND, Va. (CBSDC/AP) — Long lines and some glitches are being reported at precincts in Virginia as voters head to the polls to cast their ballots.
Polls opened at 6 a.m. Tuesday. Media outlets report voters began lining up at precincts in Hampton Roads and other areas as early as 4:30 a.m.
Power outages briefly disrupted voting at at least three polling places in Eastern Henrico. Dominion Power says all electricity was restored by 7:41 a.m.
In Spotsylvania, election official John Adams says one precinct had machines available only for one of two congressional districts. Additional machines were brought in.
The Grayson County Voter Registrar’s office says a poll worker made a mistake setting up voting machines at one precinct.
Malfunctioning ballot counting machines were reported at a polling place in Newport News.
View the 2012 Voting Guide to find out where you should go to vote, polling hours and a look at the issues on the ballot.
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