posted on Nov, 7 2006 @ 07:14 PM
More than likely it's just the phone company having personnel on hand so as to rapidly attack any communications problems between polling places and
wherever the information is sent.
More than likely nothing evil is going on.
The power companies do a similar thing.
When company presidents or CEO's are in the midst of an important meeting with elected officials, stockholders or just a town hall kind of deal,
electrical crews will be on hand to restore electricity if necessary.
Sounds stupid, makes sense.
Kinda embarrassing for the lights to go out when a utility chief is there....