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Google Doodle reminds you to vote on Election Day

The White House and control of the Senate are up for grabs in two days.

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Election Day in the US is just two days away, and Google wants to be sure you remember to vote. Google on Sunday replaced its usual search page logo with buttons decorated with the Stars and Stripes and messages that encourage you to "Go Vote," in English and in Spanish.

The race for the White House between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden is capturing much of the public's attention, but there are also several close Senate races that will determine whether control of that chamber stays in Republican hands or gets taken over by the Democrats. There are 14 seats up for grabs, and current balance of the Republican-controlled Senate is 53 to 47.

Over in the House, all 435 seats are up for election. Democrats currently have a 232-197 advantage over Republicans, so Republicans would need a net gain of 21 seats to win a majority in the chamber.

There are also important measures and office races at the state and local levels that voters need to decide.

More than 91 million ballots had been cast as of Saturday, but there are still voters who need to visit the polls on Tuesday or mail in their ballots. The Doodle will help you find your polling place, give you information about absentee ballots as well as linking to tools that will help explain the voting process in both English and Spanish.

See also: Where do I vote? How to find your polling place for Election Day 2020

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