Young people also didn't make any significant strides, even as unaffiliated voters cast a record amount of ballots.
Young people are in the spotlight this election after only 22 percent of them voted in the 2014 midterms.
If a picture says a thousand words, a GIF must say a million, right?
So far, Republican and Democratic turnout is almost even. That's a change from the last midterm election in 2014.
Poet David Rothman calls for "a better way to live" and "more conversations."
The Associated Press has been calling races since 1848, and a lot has changed in technology and politics since then.
Denver East High School senior Michael Ankner worked with the governor and secretary of state to proclaim Sept. 24-28 "High School and College Student Voter Registration Week."
The event gave elections officials a chance to brush up on a series of what-ifs before the 2018 midterms.
Drawing new boundaries for thousands of legislative districts is about three years away, yet the political battle over redistricting already is playing out in the midterm elections.