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Scenes from Election Day 2012

Millions of voters – including Barack Obama and Mitt Romney – hit the polls

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A voter fills out a ballot on Election Day at Carleton Middle School in Sterling Heights, Michigan.


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Michigan Heads to the Polls

Voters line up to support their candidate at Carleton Middle School in Sterling Heights, Michigan.

Mitt Romney

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Romney’s Vote

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney prepares to cast his ballot at Beech Street Center in Belmont, Massachusetts.

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Spreading the Word

Children from Kingdom Kinds Child Development Center march past a polling station to get out the vote at Dunbar High School in Washington, D.C.

Mitt Romney and Ann Romney

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The Couple That Votes Together

Mitt Romney and his wife Ann emerge from the Beech Street Center after casting their ballots in Belmont, Massachusetts.


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Sign Language

Election worker Susan Keller set up directional signs before the polling station at the Clark County Fire Training Center opened in Las Vegas, Nevada.


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Sticking With It

Sandy Hinson adjusts a sticker after casting her vote at Cleveland Avenue Baptist Church in Kansas City, Missouri.