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on September 10, 2016 in World News

Austrian Establishment Could Delay Presidential Re-Run As Populist Takes Lead

by Chris Tomlinson Due to an issue with the glue that holds together the envelopes of the postal ballots the Austrian government is considering postponing the Austrian presidential election re-run. Multiple people across the country have complained that upon receiving their postal ballots they noticed that the glue that holds the return envelope was defective leading to their ballot paper merely falling out. The Austrian Interior Minister, Wolfgang Sobotka, said that he will consider whether or not this is sufficient grounds to delay the election until at least November reports Kurier. The calls for the postponement of the election come the… View Article

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