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BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Legislature ground to a halt for about half an hour Tuesday as power went out all over the Capitol.

"It was like a snow day," said Rep. Eliot Glassheim, D-Grand Forks, as lawmakers were helpless to discuss anything when clerks couldn't record testimonies and few could even read their bill books, the hardcopies of bills that each have on hand.


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