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CHICAGO,IL - AUGUST 21: Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney shakes hands with his former running mate U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) on August 21, 2014 in Chicago. The duo was on hand to publicize Ryan's new book, "The Way Forward." (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Paul Ryan & Mitt Romney: No really, it’s 2014

CHICAGO,IL – AUGUST 21: Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney shakes hands with his former running mate U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) on August 21, 2014 in Chicago. The duo was on hand to publicize Ryan’s new book, “The Way Forward.” (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton (R ) greets New Jersey Governor Chris Christie during the Clinton Global Initiative America meeting in Chicago, Illinois, June 14, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES)

Christie crosses the aisle again at Clinton confab

I’ve seen him on TV 100 times, but I never saw larger than life politician Chris Christie in person until yesterday.

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Its Obama!

Four years ago I photographed election night from a scissor lift on the President’s left, and this year was more of the same. However last time we seemed so far removed from the crowd, that I was in disbelief until the next day. Being there last night made me think of the last four years and it made me imagine what the next four years will bring.

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Peculiar Polling Places

I spent the day looking for the oddest polling places in Chicago and here is what I found!

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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney campaigns at LeClaire Manufacturing in Bettendorf, Iowa, August 22, 2012. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES)

Romney campaigns in Bettendorf, Iowa

Mitt Romney tries to return to economic message, following Akin fallout.

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