A long election night for supporters

Politics

1 Da Band rallied the crowd for Michelle Bachmann during the Republican Party celebration in Bloomington, Minn., on November 2, 2010. 
2 Sandi Ralph-Hendrickson watches on as Sen. Al Franken speaks to the crowd at the DFL victory party in Minneapolis, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. 
3 Republican supporters wait for results on election night at the Sheraton in Bloomington, Minn. on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. 
4 Supporters of Mark Dayton, the Democrat-endorsed candidate for governor, wait for results to come in at his election night party on Nov. 2, 2010. 
5 Kevin Lai of Apple Valley, Minn. watches election results on a big projection screen at the Minneapolis Hilton in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. 
6 Gerri and Mary Henry, of Rochester, were among the first to arrive at the gathering. The couple voted for long-time friend Steve Wilson, the first congressional race's Independence Party candidate. But as longtime Republicans, they said they'd be happy with a Demmer victory. 
7 From left: Scott Yeazle, Carrie Edwards, Cathy Schuyler and Claire Kirch watch election results come in on a television setup at the Jim Oberstar election party Tuesday evening at the Holiday Inn in Duluth, Minn. 
8 Republican supporters watch television at the Ramada Hotel in Rochester, Minn. on Election Night, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. 
9 Tom Horner's wife and daughter after the Independence Party candidate conceded defeat in the state's gubernatorial election. 
10 Mark Ohlmann, a brother-in-law of Tim Walz, holds his daughter, Isabelle, 5, in the lobby of the City Center Hotel in Mankato just before midnight. Walz addressed a crowd of supporters gathered at the City Center Hotel. 
11 Carrie Tinucci catches some sleep on the shoulder of her husband John Tinucci at the Minneapolis Hilton in Minneapolis, Minn. early Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. 
12 Jack Baker, 19, of Apple Valley, Minn. and Chelsea Skog, 18, of Eagan, Minn. relax on the floor as they wait for election results at the Minneapolis Hilton in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. 
13 At 12:41 in the morning, Kelvin Covington was one of the last Jim Oberstar supporters awaiting results Wednesday morning at the Holiday Center in Duluth, Minn. 
14 Alana Blossom Penny, 3 takes an early nap as supporters flow into the DFL election night celebration at the Minneapolis Hilton in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010.