Whew

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Abby Zimet

After Michigan, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Iowa, Ohio puts Obama over the top, and never mind Citizens United, Karl Rove, True the Vote and seven-hour waits at the polls. Obama tweet: "We're all in this together." YES. Nerve-wracking.

And marriage equality wins in Maine, the first state in the nation to do so by popular vote, in what organizers call a "landmark" action. Good night.

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