Election Day in California: The 2018 Midterms in Photos

Voters arrived at polls early Tuesday to cast ballot in one of the most consequential midterm elections in years. Californians are determining state office seats and, possibly, the future of Congress due to several key races in Orange County.

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A few of the polling places on Tuesday Nov. 7, 2018 in Los Angeles include a temple, car dealership and swimming pool.
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Sarah Salem, 34, swims as voters cast their ballots at Echo Deep Pool Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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Voters cast their ballots in the showroom of a BMW dealership Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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Volunteer Fu Hua Chen puts up a sign near a polling place set up at Hsi Lai Temple Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Hacienda Heights, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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Volunteers arrive at Hsi Lai Temple to set up a polling place Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Hacienda Heights, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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Volunteers Leandro Wong, left, and Matthew Morita set up a polling booth at Hsi Lai Temple, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Hacienda Heights, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Voters wait in line to caste their ballots in the midterm elections minutes before the polls open on November 6, 2018 in Los Angeles, United States. Political races across the country are being hotly contested for House and Senate seats. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Voters prepare their ballots in the midterm elections at a polling place at a Masonic Lodge on November 6, 2018 in Los Angeles, United States. Political races across the country are being hotly contested for House and Senate seats. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Voters prepare to cast their ballots in the midterm elections at a polling place on November 6, 2018 in Los Angeles, United States. Political races across the country are being hotly contested for House and Senate seats. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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A view of an Orange County polling place Tuesday Nov. 6, 2018.
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A view of a polling place in Gramercy Park Tuesday Nov. 6, 2018.
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LAGUNA BEACH, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Barry Robin holds at mini-surfboard supporting Democratic Congressional Candidate for California's 48th District Harley Rouda at a rally on election day November 6, 2018 in Laguna Beach, California. Rouda is challenging incumbent Republican Dana Rohrabacher for the seat. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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AGUA DULCE, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Democratic Congressional candidate Katie Hill casts her ballot while voting in California's 25th Congressional district on November 6, 2018 in Agua Dulce, California. Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Steve Knight is competing against Hill for his seat in the district in a close race. Political races across the country are being hotly contested for House and Senate seats. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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COSTA MESA, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Longtime Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) wears a 'Make Surfing Great Again' hat after dropping off his ballot at his polling place on November 6, 2018 in Costa Mesa, California. According to recent polling, Rohrabacher and Democratic challenger Harley Rouda are in a virtual tie to represent the 48th Congressional district. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
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Voting is underway at Burbank polls Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
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Voting is underway at Burbank polls Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
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Voting is underway at Burbank polls Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
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Republican gubernatorial candidate John Cox leaves a news conference during a campaign stop. Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Cox is running against Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat in Tuesday's mid-term election. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
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California gubernatorial Democratic candidate Gavin Newsom ties the shoe laces of his son Hunter, 7, as his son, Dutch, 2, looks on after voting Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Larkspur, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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It's been more than a century since an incumbent LA Sheriff has been pushed out of office on election day. That is the goal of retired Lt. Alex Villanueva as he seeks to replace Sheriff Jim McDonnell, pictured here casting his ballot Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
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