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As It Happened: Election Night in Chicago




    Election Day in Chicago was a rollercoaster for both voters and candidates.

    At the end of the day, President Barack Obama was reelected for four more years while local races followed presidential suit by electing democrats to several seats in the U.S. House of Representative.

    Relive every blow-by-blow from the Windy City captured throughout the day on NBC Chicago's Live Blog below.