Candidates Sign Up For The Nov. 6 Election
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The sign-up period for the Nov. 6 election runs through Friday. The candidates who have qualified are:
U.S. HOUSE, 1st DISTRICT:
Gary King, R-New Orleans; M.V. "Vinny" Mendoza, D-Ponchatoula; Steve Scalise (incumbent), R-Jefferson; and Arden Wells, I-Ponchatoula.
U.S. HOUSE, 2nd DISTRICT:
Dwayne Bailey, R-Donaldsonville; Gary Landrieu, D-New Orleans; Josue Larose, R-New Orleans; Cedric Richmond (incumbent), D-New Orleans; and Caleb Trotter, Libertarian-New Orleans.
U.S. HOUSE, 3rd DISTRICT:
Bryan Barrilleaux, R-Lake Charles; Charles Boustany Jr. (incumbent), R-Lafayette; Jeff Landry (incumbent), R-New Iberia; Ron Richard, D-Lake Charles; and Jim Stark, Libertarian-Lake Charles.
U.S. HOUSE, 4th DISTRICT:
John Fleming (incumbent), R-Minden; and Randall Lord, Libertarian-Shreveport.
U.S. HOUSE, 5th DISTRICT:
Rodney Alexander (incumbent), R-Quitman; Ron Ceasar, I-Opelousas; and Clay Grant, Libertarian-Boyce.
U.S. HOUSE, 6th DISTRICT:
William "Bill" Cassidy (incumbent), R-Baton Rouge; Rufus Craig Jr., Libertarian-Baton Rouge; and Richard "RPT" Torregano, I-Baton Rouge.
SUPREME COURT, 5th DISTRICT:
John Michael Guidry, D-Baton Rouge; Toni Manning Higginbotham, R-Baton Rouge; Jeff Hughes, R-Walker; Timothy "Tim" Kelley, R-Baton Rouge; William "Bill" Morvant, R-Baton Rouge; Mary Olive Pierson, D-Baton Rouge; Jeffry Sanford, I-Baton Rouge; and Jewel "Duke" Welch, R-Baton Rouge.
SUPREME COURT, 6th DISTRICT:
John Weimer (incumbent), I-Thibodaux.
PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION, 2nd DISTRICT:
Scott Angelle, R-Breaux Bridge; Greg Gaubert, I-Thibodaux; Erich Ponti, R-Baton Rouge; Ed Roy, R-Lafayette; and Forest Wright, D-New Orleans.
Louisiana Secretary of State: www.geauxvote.com