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Newly re-elected President Barack Obama speaks to 10,000 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Thousands of Obama fans cheered and danced in McCormick Place on Tuesday night as news networks predicted the president would win.
McCormick Place is filled with celebration as the race is called.
Obama supporters from around the suburbs and the city of Chicago waited to see the president during an election night rally in McCormick Place.
Fine took nearly two out of every three votes.
Patch editors will liveblog from McCormick Place in Chicago, where President Barack Obama and supporters will be waiting for election night results.
17th District Illinois House candidates Laura Fine and Kyle Frank, 18th District Illinois House candidates Robyn Gabel and Eric Lieberman, and 9th District Illinois Senate candidate Glenn Farkas spoke in Evanston.
The Chicago Tribune editorial board described both candidates as "good," but endorsed Laura Fine (D-Glenview) for the 17th District House seat.
18th District House candidates Robyn Gabel and Eric Lieberman, 17th District House candidates Laura Fine and Kyle Frank and 9th District Senate candidate Glenn Farkas will appear in Evanston.
Democratic representative of Illinois' 9th Congressional District shows up at Romney campaign stop to protest.
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