Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (center and 8th Ward Alderwoman Michelle Harris join phone bank workers Tuesday on Election Day in Chicago. Emanuel was unable to clear the 50 percent threshold in the race, triggering a runoff election against a fellow Democrat in April. M. Spencer Green/AP hide caption

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Rahm Emanuel, campaigning for mayor, greets Chicago commuters early this morning. Polls close at 7 pm Central. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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