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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)

U.S. votes in 2012 Election

Photos of Election Day 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 U.S. President Barack Obama cheer during
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Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama cheer during the Obama Election Night watch party at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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

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The media at work at US presidential candidate
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The media at work at US presidential candidate Mitt Romney's election night event in Boston. (Nov. 6, 2012)

The Empire State Building is lit red white
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The Empire State Building is lit red white and blue for election night in Manhattan. Voters went to polls in the heavily contested presidential race between incumbent U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

People watch early election results displayed on a
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People watch early election results displayed on a utility lift suspended from the front of the GE Building at Rockefeller Center. (Nov. 6, 2012)

People watch early election results displayed on a
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People watch early election results displayed on a utility lift suspended from the front of the GE Building at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan.(Nov. 6, 2012)

A Shreveport residents walks into Broadmoor Middle Laboratory
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A Shreveport residents walks into Broadmoor Middle Laboratory to vote in Shreveport, La. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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People hold up signs saying,
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People hold up signs saying, "Defend Freedom, Deafeat Obama", while wearing patriotic hats during Mitt Romney's campaign election night event at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Austin Ventling, 14, watches the election returns at
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Austin Ventling, 14, watches the election returns at the Ohio Democratic party election night celebration in Columbus, Ohio. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Martha Nunez, 53, of the Bronx, reacts to
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Martha Nunez, 53, of the Bronx, reacts to positive predictions for President Barack Obama as crowds watch election results in Times Square. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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

A sticker made for High White Honda car
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A sticker made for High White Honda car dealership sits on the lapel of an employee after he voted in Columbus, Ohio.(Nov. 6, 2012)

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A voter walks into the polling place at
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A voter walks into the polling place at Robertson Honda car dealership to cast his ballot in the US presidential elections in Los Angeles. (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)

3-year-old Fiana waits for her parents to vote
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3-year-old Fiana waits for her parents to vote in the presidential elections in a tent in Midland Beach in Staten Island. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Brad Walker, 36, a first-time voter, puts his
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Brad Walker, 36, a first-time voter, puts his sticker on his nose after casting his ballot at St Patrick's Church polling station on the southside of Youngstown, Ohio. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Walter Butler, 55, casts his ballot at the
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Walter Butler, 55, casts his ballot at the Elkton United Methodist Church in Elkton, Ohio. (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 is seen sitting aboard his campaign plane in Boston, Massachusetts. (Nov. 6, 2012)

A man votes as a poll worker checks
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A man votes as a poll worker checks the booth at the Columbia Heights Educational Campus in Washington, DC. The latest polls continue to show a tight race between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

A woman takes a photo with an Apple
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A woman takes a photo with an Apple iPhone during Mitt Romney's campaign election night event at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Centerin Boston. (Nov. 6, 2012)

From left Justin Stucki, Leah Quirk, and Kenady
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From left Justin Stucki, Leah Quirk, and Kenady Pettingill urge drivers to vote for U.S. Presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney in Spanish Springs, Nevada. (Nov. 6, 2012)

A voter arrives at a polling site at
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A voter arrives at a polling site at Makiki District Park on Election Day in Honolulu. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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An electronic voting card and vote stickers are
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An electronic voting card and vote stickers are seen at a polling place in Sparks, Nevada. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Stickers in English and Spanish are available for
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Stickers in English and Spanish are available for voters at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, DC. The latest polls continue to show a tight race between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Sheresa Walker, left, uses a flashlight before voting
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Sheresa Walker, left, uses a flashlight before voting in a tent in Far Rockaway, Queens. (Getty)

Raena Lamont, 3, wears a Captain America at
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Raena Lamont, 3, wears a Captain America at a polling center doubling as a donation site in Staten Island. As Staten Island continues to recover from superstorm Sandy, a few polling stations have been relocated due to power outages or ongoing use as an evacuation center. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney greets workers at call center in Pittsburgh, PA. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Election worker Susan Keller sets up directional signs
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Election worker Susan Keller sets up directional signs before the polling station at the Clark County Fire Training Center opens in Las Vegas. Voting is underway in the battleground state of Nevada as President Barack Obama and Republican nominee former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney remain in a virtual tie in the national polls. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Hal Pigg is reflected in an image of
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Hal Pigg is reflected in an image of a flag, as he casts his vote on Election Day in Jamul, Calif. After a grinding presidential campaign between President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Election supervisor Eric Salabay, foreground, watches as U.S.
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Election supervisor Eric Salabay, foreground, watches as U.S. Sen Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., applauds as she checks in with election officials before voting at Kirkwood Community Center, in Kirkwood, Mo. McCaskill is running for reelection against Republican challenger Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo. (Nov. 6, 2012)

James Tate, 45, holds a sign in support
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James Tate, 45, holds a sign in support of Governor Romney along Murray Avenue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. As Americans are heading to the ballots, polls show that U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney are in a tight race. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Obama and Romney cookie trays beckon shoppers at
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Obama and Romney cookie trays beckon shoppers at the Oakmont Bakery in Oakmont, Pennsylvania. Cookie purchase polls reveal customers have purchased 2,332 Romney cookies while 1,745 Obama cookies have been sold. As Americans are heading to the ballots, polls show that U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Eileen Hsieh of Alhambra votes on election day
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Eileen Hsieh of Alhambra votes on election day at the Alhambra Fire Station #71 in Alhambra, California. Alhambra is one of 6 cities in California's 49th Assembly District, the state's first legislative district where Asian-Americans make up the majority of the population, as Americans flock to the polls nationwide to decide between President Barack Obama, his Rebuplican challenger Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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

People wait in line to vote before the
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People wait in line to vote before the polling station at the Clark County Fire Training Center in Las Vegas. Voting is underway in the battleground state of Nevada as President Barack Obama and Republican nominee former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney remain in a virtual tie in the national polls. (Nov. 6, 2012)

A brand new tattoo showing his choice of
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A brand new tattoo showing his choice of political party is seen on the right hand of Victor "The Snake Mann" Wolder as he votes on Election Day in Las Vegas. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (L) and his wife Ann Romney talk after filling out their ballots at Beech Street Center in Belmont, Massachusetts. The race for the presidency remains tight as Americans are heading to the polls to cast their ballots. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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Stickers in English and Spanish are available for
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Stickers in English and Spanish are available for voters at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, DC. The latest polls continue to show a tight race between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Voters in Precinct 39 fill out their ballots
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Voters in Precinct 39 fill out their ballots while voting on Election Day at the First Church of the Open Bible in Des Moines, Iowa. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Officer of Election, Harold Puckett readies a voting
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Officer of Election, Harold Puckett readies a voting machine at the Highland precinct 1, located at the Roanoke Scottish Rite Building in Roanoke, Va. (Nov. 6, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and his wife Ann Romney prepare to cast their ballots at Beech Street Center in Belmont, Massachusetts. As Americans are heading to the ballots, polls show that U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney are in a tight race. (Nov. 6, 2012)

U.S. citizens vote in the presidential election at
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U.S. citizens vote in the presidential election at Carleton Middle School in Sterling Heights, Michigan. Recent polls show that U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney are in a tight race. (Nov. 6, 2012)

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