San Diego Voters Head to the Polls

San Diego voters headed to polling places around the county on Nov. 8, 2016, to cast their ballots in the election.

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Two patriotic voters in San Diego on Election Day 2016.
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With the polls set to open at 7 a.m., San Diegans lined up at the Registrar of Voters on Nov. 8, 2016.
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California voters have many propositions to decide on come Election Day.
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A look inside the Registrar of Voters in San Diego on Election Day 2016.
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Get out there and vote, San Diego.
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Staffers at the Registrar of Voters were off to a busy start on Election Day as voters lined up to hit the polls, which opened at 7 a.m.
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San Diegans woke up bright and early on Election Day 2016 to line up to vote at the Registrar of Voters.
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This WWII veteran and his wife were all decked out in patriotic gear on Election Day in San Diego. The vet told NBC 7 the first vote he ever cast was for Harry S. Truman.
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Voters await their turns to cast their ballots on Election Day in San Diego.
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Voters await their turns to cast their ballots on Election Day in San Diego.
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Nell Smith visited the Registrar of Voters to cast her ballot on Election Day. The self-professed "old-aging, feminist workhorse" told NBC 7 she's been waiting for decades to cast her vote for a female candidate. “I’ve been waiting for this – to be able to cast this ballot again [for a woman] – and I think we have a chance that she’s going to be elected the first woman president,” said Smith.
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Paula Payton, a patient at Sharp Memorial Hospital, was able to vote through an absentee ballot, even while hospitalized. “It lifted my spirits,” she said, of how important it was for her to vote.
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Sharp Memorial Hospital volunteer, Jackie Zamora, handing Paula Payton, Sharp Memorial Hospital patient, an absentee ballot application to complete.
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Philippe Montgrain voted with his wife near the Immaculate Conception Church in Old Town San Diego. The couple’s young children were in tow, and Montgrain said they used the Election Day experience as an opportunity to teach their kids about the importance of voting.
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Polls around San Diego close at 10 p.m. on Nov. 8.
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Voters in the ballot booth, making their choices.
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Voters concentrate on their ballots in San Diego on Nov. 8, 2016.
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Ballots in San Diego on Election Day 2016.
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South Bay polling workers process ballots and hand out stickers to voters.
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South Bay voters fill out their ballot at their local polling place.
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A voter submits his ballot at a polling place in Carlsbad.
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49th Congressional District candidate Doug Applegate talks with kids outside of a polling place in Carlsbad.
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Francine Busby at the Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Francine Busby at the Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Cardboard cutouts of Hillary Clinton and the Obama family at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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An illuminated Hillary Clinton campaign sign outside of Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Tana Kapadia of Carlsbad High School poses for a selfie with a cardboard cutout of Hillary Clinton at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Jane Chapa poses for a selfie at the US Grant in downtown San Diego.
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Darrell Issa Campaign Stickers.
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Republican voter gathering at the US Grant in downtown San Diego.
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Republican voter gathering at the US Grant in downtown San Diego.
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Girls from St. John of the Cross School at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Hillary Clinton supporter at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Girls from St. John of the Cross School at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Valdez family at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Valdez family at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Hillary Clinton supporters at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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Hillary Clinton supporters at Golden Hall in downtown San Diego.
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A late voter leaves a polling place in Hillcrest just before the polls close in California.
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A bilingual welcome card greets voters at a Hillcrest polling place.
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Voters gathered at a Proposition 64 victory party.
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One Trump supporter said that the nation can get over the results of the election "with a stiff drink."
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Students take in live election results in an auditorium at UCSD.
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Students take in live election results in an auditorium at UCSD.
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Barbara Bry takes the stage with her family to give an acceptance speech after presumably winning the San Diego City Council District 1 seat.
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Kamala Harris gives her acceptance speech after presumably winning the race for a seat in the U.S. Senate.
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Gavin Newsom speaks at a Proposition 64 Rally in San Diego.
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A group of Trump supporters reacts to the news that Donald Trump beat out Hillary Clinton in the race for the presidency.
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A Clinton supporter sheds tears as she learns that Hillary Clinton will not take over as president of the United States.
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