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Tuesday, November 07, 2006
"I sure hope my vote counts," says OH congresswoman
(CNN)--Republican Rep. Jean Schmidt had trouble casting her paper ballot via a scanner in Loveland early Tuesday morning, a situation captured on video by CNN affiliate WKRC.

Elections officials put her ballot in a lock box and said they'd manually enter her vote later.

"I feel confident that the system in place will take care of it. I sure hope my vote counts," Schmidt said, laughing.
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