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Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama cheer after networks project Obama as reelected during the Obama Election Night watch party at McCormick Place in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Obama supporters celebrate after long race

President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney are racing through their final campaign stops, blazing through battleground states and rallying the base on their way to Election Day's checkered flag on Nov. 6.

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his victory speech
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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his victory speech after being reelected for a second term at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Obama won reelection against Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama cheer after
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Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama cheer after networks project Obama as reelected during the Obama Election Night watch party at McCormick Place in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his victory speech
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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his victory speech after being reelected for a second term at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Obama won reelection against Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. (Nov. 7, 2012)

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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his victory speech
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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his victory speech after being reelected for a second term at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Obama won reelection against Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. (Nov. 7, 2012)

President Barack Obama addresses the crowd at his
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President Barack Obama addresses the crowd at his election night party in Chicago. President Obama defeated Republican challenger former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Nov. 7, 2012)

President Barack Obama speaks at his election night
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President Barack Obama speaks at his election night party in Chicago. President Obama defeated Republican challenger former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Nov. 7, 2012)

U.S. President Barack Obama walks on stage with
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U.S. President Barack Obama walks on stage with first lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia to deliver his victory speech on election night at McCormick Place in Chicago. (Nov. 7, 2012)

People celebrate in front of the White House
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People celebrate in front of the White House in Washington after television networks announced the re-election of President Barack Obama, only the second time in several decades that a Democrat has won a second term in the White House. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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People celebrate in front of the White House
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People celebrate in front of the White House in Washington, D.C. Obama was re-elected, making history when he won a second term in the White House and defeated his Republican challenger Mitt Romney, networks projected. (Nov. 6, 2012)

People celebrate in front of the White House
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People celebrate in front of the White House in Washington, D.C. Obama was re-elected, making history when he won a second term in the White House and defeated his Republican challenger Mitt Romney, networks projected. (Nov. 6, 2012)

George Washington University students celebrate in front of
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George Washington University students celebrate in front of the White House in Washington, D.C. Obama was re-elected, winning a second term in the White House and defeating his Republican challenger Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

People celebrate in Times Square as networks project
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People celebrate in Times Square as networks project that President Barack Obama has been re-elected during the 2012 presidential election. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama react to favorable
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Supporters of President Barack Obama react to favorable media projections at McCormick Place during an election night watch party in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Supporters of President Barack Obama celebrate election night
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Supporters of President Barack Obama celebrate election night in Chicago. Obama was re-elected to a second term in the White House after defeating his Republican challenger Mitt Romney, networks projected. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer in McCormick
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer in McCormick Place in Chicago at an election night watch party after networks project Obama has been re-elected. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer at McCormick
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer at McCormick Place in Chicago after networks project Obama has won re-election against Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney greets the crowd
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Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney greets the crowd before conceding the presidential race on election night at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, speaks at the
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Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, speaks at the podium as he concedes the presidency during Mitt Romney's Campaign Election Night Event at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts. After voters went to the polls in the heavily contested presidential race, networks projected incumbent U.S. President Barack Obama has won re-election against Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Nov. 7, 2012)

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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer at McCormick
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer at McCormick Place in Chicago during an election night watch party after networks project Obama has been re-elected. (Nov. 6, 2012)

At McCormick Place in Chicago, supporters of President
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At McCormick Place in Chicago, supporters of President Barack Obama cheer after networks project the president has been re-elected to a second term after defeating Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer in McCormick
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer in McCormick Place in Chicago after networks project Obama has been re-elected. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama cheer after
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Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama cheer after networks project Obama as reelected during the Obama Election Night watch party at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Networks project Obama has won reelection against Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer at McCormick
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer at McCormick Place in Chicago after networks project Obama has been re-elected. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer after networks
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer after networks project Obama has been re-elected during an election night watch party at McCormick Place in Chicago. Networks project Obama has won re-election against Republican candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama watch voting results
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Supporters of President Barack Obama watch voting results on election night in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer results on
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer results on election night in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer during an
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer during an election night watch party at McCormick Place in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of presidential candidate Mitt Romney gather on
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Supporters of presidential candidate Mitt Romney gather on election night in Boston, Mass. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Supporters of US Presidential candidate Mitt Romney watch polling results on election night in Boston, Massachusetts. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Craig Romney, son of presidential candidate Mitt Romney,
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Craig Romney, son of presidential candidate Mitt Romney, speaks during a Romney election night event in Boston. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer election results
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Supporters of President Barack Obama cheer election results on election night in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

President Barack Obama supporter Dina Rutledge celebrates as
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President Barack Obama supporter Dina Rutledge celebrates as she watches voting results on election night in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

A supporter of President Barack Obama sports a
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A supporter of President Barack Obama sports a colorful hat on election night in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Supporters of President Barack Obama watch voting results
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Supporters of President Barack Obama watch voting results on election night in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney visits a campaign
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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney visits a campaign call center in Green Tree, Pa. (Nov. 6, 2012)

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama arrive at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Ill. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and vice presidential
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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan visit a campaign office in Richmond Heights, Ohio. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney gets ready to
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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney gets ready to depart after answering question during the last flight of his presidential campaign, from Pittsburgh international airport in Coraopolis, Pa., to Boston, Mass. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney talks with members of the traveling press aboard his campaign plane en route to Boston, Massachusetts. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt
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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney greets supporters awaiting his arrival at Pittsburgh International Airport in Coraopolis, Pa. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney,
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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, prepares to cast his ballot at Beech Street Center in Belmont, Mass. (Nov. 6, 2012)

President Barack Obama autographs a shoe for a
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President Barack Obama autographs a shoe for a supporter as leaves after visiting a campaign office in Chicago on Election Day. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, kiss after
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Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, kiss after casting their votes in Belmont, Mass. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Mitt Romney and his wife Ann Romney talk
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Mitt Romney and his wife Ann Romney talk after filling out their ballots at Beech Street Center in Belmont, Mass. (Nov. 6, 2012)

President Barack Obama calls to thank volunteers in
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President Barack Obama calls to thank volunteers in Wisconsin. (Nov. 6, 2012)

President Barack Obama talks to volunteers as he
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President Barack Obama talks to volunteers as he visits a campaign office in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

President Barack Obama greets volunteers as he visits
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President Barack Obama greets volunteers as he visits a campaign office in Chicago. (Nov. 6, 2012)

President Barack Obama dances to the music of
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President Barack Obama dances to the music of Stevie Wonder, performing offstage, at the end of the campaign event at Fifth Third Arena in Cincinnati. (Nov. 4, 2012)

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President Barack Obama talks with World War II
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President Barack Obama talks with World War II veteran Harkless Hutchings, 95, at Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus, Ohio. (Nov. 5, 2012)

President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign rally
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President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign rally in Columbus, Ohio, now at the end of a grueling 18-month battle for re-election. (Nov. 5, 2012)

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