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Where They Stand is a Nightly News series that takes an in-depth look at the presidential candidates and the issues they're debating, including education, health care and immigration.


Explore our guide to Senate, House and gubernatorial races around the country.

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World reacts to Obama’s victory
From the U.S. president-elect’s ancestral homes in Kenya and Ireland to his namesake town in Japan, election fever grips the globe.

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