Voters share their thoughts the day after

Wednesday, November 5, 2008 | 6:35 p.m. CST; updated 11:04 a.m. CST, Thursday, November 6, 2008

Columbia native Karlen Beltman was on Chicago's Red-Line train headed to Grant Park for the Barack Obama rally when, over the train's emergency loud speaker, it was announced that Obama had reached the winning threshold of 270 electoral votes.