Romney Proud Of Campaign, Awaits Results In Boston
Description:Barack Obama pulled ahead of Mitt Romney in one of the hardest-fought presidential elections in recent history Tuesday after voters braved long lines and polling-station snafus to cast judgment on two starkly different visions for their country.
Obama laid claim to Vermont, Illinois, Connecticut, Maine, District of Columbia, Delaware, Rhode Island, Maryland and his rival's home state of Massachusetts. Romney, meanwhile, took Kentucky, Indiana, South Carolina and Oklahoma.(2:34)