Election Countdown: The End is Near

Elections worker Claudette Holloway points voters to the polls on the first day of early, in-person voting Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger)
First lady Michelle Obama stands with Michigan gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer, left, and Senate candidate, Rep. Gary Peters during a campaign rally for them in Detroit, Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. Michelle Obama came to heavily Democratic Detroit Friday afternoon to rally support for Peters, a suburban Detroit congressman hoping to succeed retiring Democrat Sen. Carl Levin after 36 years in office.  (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
First lady Michelle Obama stands with Michigan gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer, left, and Senate candidate, Rep. Gary Peters during a campaign rally for them in Detroit, Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)e

Cooper Allen, USA TODAY

 

(USA TODAY)—It all comes down to this. The campaign is coming to a close, and we’re now on the eve of 36 Senate, 36 gubernatorial and 435 House races being turned over to the voters. We’ll have full coverage throughout the day and night Tuesday on all USA TODAY platforms as America goes to the polls.

But first, here’s the election buzz for Monday, with just one day to go.

Obama’s last stand

The 2012 presidential contest may have been the last election in which he appeared on the ballot, but the 2014 midterms are, in a sense, President Obama’s final campaign. The outcome of the closely watched battle for the Senate will have significant consequences for Obama’s final two years as president, affecting everything from his legislative agenda to judicial nominations.

 

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