The Congressman and vice-presidential candidate easily won re-election in Wisconsin, the AP reports. State officials have instructed displaced residents to send a mail-in ballot application to county clerks' offices, but some voters have said they never received a ballot back or could not reach the clerks' offices.
Springfield residents won't let inconveniences keep them from voting — Even though their power remains out and they're sleeping in shelters, Springfield residents said this morning they won't let those inconveniences stop them from voting. Polling station worker Horst Leuschner waits for voters at a rural fire station in Jamul, Calif.
Mike Groll, AP. A last-minute court fight in Ohio involves a lawsuit claiming election software installed by the state could allow manipulation of ballots by non-election board officials, the AP said. Leslie Fabian concentrates as she votes electronically inside at the 24-hour Su Nueva Laundromat in Chicago's 13th Ward. Middlesex County clerk inundated with phone calls on how to vote — Since 6 a.
Everyone else, get your butt up and go to your polling place like normal. In the Rockaways section of Queens, voting in an unheated tent was delayed for about 90 minutes while poll workers struggled with generators, according to Reuters.
Petersburg, Fla. Edward Horan votes inside a fire station in Scranton, Pa. Unlike the hanging-chad disputes that turned the Bush-Gore presidential race into a tortuous legal tangle that went to the Supreme Court before the presidency was decided, this time the whole world isn't watching. North Plainfield polling location leaves voters confused — North Plainfield residents ran into difficulty at one polling place this morning, where they had trouble figuring out which district they belonged to.
Some Denville homes are dark, but polling places are buzzing — Still waiting for their power to come back, voters found warmth inside Denville's Morris Catholic High School. We were inundated with phone calls," she told NJ.
Obama likely to nab New Jersey's 14 electoral votes — The presidential election remains a tight race, except in the Garden State. No complaints or confusion at Parsippany polling site — At a temporary polling location at the Parsippany municipal building, officials are reporting a brisk turnout with no complaints or confusion.
Bertha Osterman reads instructions as she sets up a voting booth at Memorial Elementary School. David McNew, Getty Images. Parsippany voters turn out in steady numbers — A steady, heavy turnout of voters have shown up in Parsippany this morning, including one woman on her way to the emergency room.
Pennsylvania voting machine turns an Obama vote into one for Romney — This morning, a YouTube user posted an alarming video that shows an electronic voting machine in Pennsylvania automatically changing a vote for Barack Obama into a vote for Mitt Romney. Here is a list of county-by-county polling location changes across the state. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.