The Democrat candidate in the Ohio special election, Danny O’Connor, has been trailing behind the GOP’s Troy Balderson.

The race was expected to be an easy win for Republicans, but we all know how inaccurate voter polling can be.

But now O’Connor has narrowed his margin with the “discovery” of 588 votes.

According to The Hill, Balderson now leads by only 1,564 votes. This will most certainly fluctuate as the 3,435 provisional ballots and 5,048 absentee ballots are counted.

O’Connor was quick to celebrate (and to ask for more money) as soon as he heard the news