Anna Sorros watches as her grandmother Sharon Hall fills out her ballot at the Stuyvesant Town Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, in Stuyvesant, N.Y. New Yorkers will decide if they want to send back Gov. Andrew Cuomo for a second term. If Cuomo wins he will be the first Democratic governor since his father, Mario Cuomo, to win re-election.

Photos: America votes

America headed to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, with many pessimistic about the nation’s future.