Post-Election Wrap-Up | KCET
Four years ago, Americans voted for historic change. This election day, the nation decided to keep things as they are. President Obama re-elected, Republicans hold on to the House, Democrats maintain control of the Senate -- a divided government, just like before. Here in California, we raised our own taxes, and we kept the death penalty. We have the wrap-up, near and far.
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