There was the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.
As long-delayed election results finally poured in late Tuesday night, Democrats reveled in wins up and down the ticket, while Republicans mourned some bruising losses. In some cases, candidates’ facial expressions conveyed more emotion than words could ever capture.
Months of campaigning — built on long hours and time away from family — had come down to this moment. The Nevada Independent’s photographers attended election night events across the state and documented the final chapter of the 2018 midterm elections.