See what Election Day looked like around the country : The Picture Show For the midterm races, photographers at NPR member stations documented what happened leading up to Election Day. Take a look at what they saw.

See what Election Day looked like around the country

Perrin Thompson kisses her ballot for luck and does a little dance before dropping it into a drop site outside of the Multnomah County Elections Division in Portland, Ore., Nov. 8, 2022. Kristyna Wentz-Graff/OPB hide caption

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Perrin Thompson kisses her ballot for luck and does a little dance before dropping it into a drop site outside of the Multnomah County Elections Division in Portland, Ore., Nov. 8, 2022.

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The midterm elections will decide which political party controls Congress.

Photographers at NPR member stations captured voting across the country. And they documented Election Day in their areas.

Here's what they saw.

Voters wait outside of the Multnomah County Elections Division in Portland, Ore., Nov. 8, 2022. Kristyna Wentz-Graff/OPB hide caption

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George Logan stumping on Election Day at the Litchfield Fire House in Litchfield, Connecticut November 08, 2022. Joe Amon/Connecticut Public hide caption

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On Nov. 7, 2022, the eve of Election Day, Democratic candidate for governor Stacey Abrams stops by Georgia State University to encourage students to vote. Riley Bunch/GPB hide caption

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Voters cast their ballots at the New Haven Hall of Records polling place on Nov. 8, 2022. Ryan Caron King/Connecticut Public hide caption

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A voter drops off their ballot at the City Hall Voting Center in San Francisco on Election Day, Nov. 8, 2022. Beth LaBerge/KQED hide caption

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Orion Meyer sorts ballots at the Multnomah County Elections Division in Portland, Ore., Nov. 8, 2022. Kristyna Wentz-GraffOPB hide caption

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Shunda Whitfield, 53, of Rolling Acres, Mo., center, prays alongside supporters of Board of Aldermen presidential candidate Megan Green, on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, during a Get Out To Vote rally at Green's campaign headquarters in St. Louis' "Central West End" neighborhood. Brian Munoz/STLPR hide caption

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U.S. Rep. Cori Bush, right, hugs St. Louis Board of Alderman presidential candidate Megan Green on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, at Green's campaign headquarters in the Central West End. Brian Munoz/STLPR hide caption

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U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock visits Morehouse College just hours before polls close on Election Day to encourage students to vote on Nov. 8, 2022. Riley Bunch/GPB hide caption

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Republican U.S. Rep. Ann Wagner (MO-02) waits to cast her Midterm ballot alongside her husband Roy, left, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, at the Ballwin Golf Course and Events Center in Ballwin. Brian Munoz/STLPR hide caption

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Voters take to the polls in the early hours of the morning on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, during the 2022 Midterm Elections at Ladue City Hall in Ladue. Brian Munoz/STLPR hide caption

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Supporters of governor candidate Tim Michels wait for his arrival at his primary election night event Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022, in Waukesha, Wis. Angela Major/WPR hide caption

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Students crowd into the on campus polling place at San Diego State University on Nov. 8, 2022. Matthew Bowler/KPBS hide caption

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Poll workers open and verify that absentee ballots were signed and placed in their envelopes correctly by processed by a tabulation machine in New Haven's hall of records on Nov. 8, 2022. Ryan Caron King/Connecticut Public hide caption

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Attorney General Eric Schmitt supporters celebrate him winning the state's open U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, at a Midterm watch party at the Westport Sheraton Chalet in Maryland Heights. Brian Munoz/STLPR hide caption

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Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt celebrates winning the state's open U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, at a Midterm watch party at the Westport Sheraton Chalet in Maryland Heights. Brian Munoz/STLPR hide caption

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Maura Healey thanks her supporters on Election Day evening at the Fairmont Copley Plaza. Robin Lubbock/WBUR hide caption

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Healey supporters listen to their candidate's victory speech on Election Day evening at the Fairmont Copley Plaza. Robin Lubbock/WBUR hide caption

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Glenn Ivey hugs his son, Alex Ivey. Tyrone Turner/DCist/WAMU hide caption

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Supporters of Glenn Ivey watching early returns. Tyrone Turner/DCist/WAMU hide caption

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