US mid-terms: Americans begin voting

President Obama is calling on Americans not to give up on his two year long campaign for change.

Voters are already heading to the polls on the east coast and many across the country want to punish him and his Democratic party.

Seats in the House of Representatives, the Senate and State Governorships are all up for grabs, with the mid-term elections looking likely to shake up the political landscape.

Steve Kingstone reports.

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