Broward County election official Gisela Salas said the situation was "something beyond our control".
"We really have no idea what's going on," she told the Associated Press news agency.
And, this lovely line at the end:
Both the Democrats and Republicans have already begun filing lawsuits in states across the US, challenging different aspects of the election process.
Think Republicans dislike trial lawyers? Think again! Republicans only dislike trial lawyers in the same way that they dislike the ACLU: Only when it suits their political needs to dislike them and when they have no use for them themselves.