Mecklenburg County Board of Elections employee Andy Brown stacks electoral signs in Charlotte

 
Mecklenburg County Board of Elections employee Andy Brown stacks electoral signs in Charlotte
Mecklenburg County Board of Elections employee Andy Brown stacks signs that will be displayed outside precincts in the area before they are sent out from the warehouse in Charlotte, North Carolina November 5, 2012. After a long, bitter and expensive campaign, national polls show President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are essentially deadlocked ahead of Tuesday's election. REUTERS/Chris Keane