Christian Democratic Union party candidate for governor in Lower Saxony, David McAllister casts his vote in a ballot box at a polling station in Bad Bederkesa, Germany, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013. Some 6.1... more 
Christian Democratic Union party candidate for governor in Lower Saxony, David McAllister casts his vote in a ballot box at a polling station in Bad Bederkesa, Germany, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013. Some 6.1 million people are eligible to vote for a new state legislature in Lower Saxony, which occupies a swathe of northwestern Germany. The vote is a significant electoral test before the German national parliamentary elections in September. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Frank Augstein
Sun, Jan 20, 2013 12:09 PM EST