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Romanians Elect Dead Man For Mayor

by | 17th, June 2008

vote-romania.jpg “I KNOW he died, but I don’t want change,” a pro-Ivascu villager tells Romanian television.

“The vote goes on as planned… We don’t have any legislation which allows us to halt the electoral process,” says a spokesman for the Electoral Commission.

Neculai Ivascu, 57, ran the village of Voinesti, Romania, for 18 years. He died from liver disease just after voting began but still won

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