Incredible, just incredible only 63 days before the 2010 Midterm election on November 2; A fire broke out overnight Friday in warehouse destroying all Harris County’s electronic voting machines!
The fire at the Harris County election technology center in northeast Houston started as a single alarm fire grew quickly to a three alarms. Harris County Clerk Beverly Kaufmann reassure voters of Metro Houston they will have enough equipment for early voting on October 16.
“There is no doubt in my mind that we’re going to have a timely election here and that we’re going to take care of the voters,” said Kaufman, who is retiring in December after 16 years as chief elections officer. “We have a huge obligation here.”
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