Early voting begins Friday for state Senate primary

Early voting begins Friday for state Senate primary

BY: - May 24, 2021

Early voting begins Friday, May 28, for the state Senate District 7 special primary election for the seat that was left vacant when U.S. Rep. Troy Carter was elected to Congress. Early voting will begin Friday and continue for an entire week through Saturday, June 5. The polls will be open from 8:30 a.m. to […]

Voting machine bill passes Senate committee

Voting machine bill advances after residents pushing conspiracies descend on Senate committee

BY: - April 20, 2021

A bill that proposes a new method of procuring Louisiana’s voting machine systems and strips the Louisiana Secretary of State of some autonomy cleared its first major hurdle on Tuesday, advancing out of the Senate and Governmental Affairs Committee with unanimous approval following hours of conspiracy-riddled testimony from a group of mostly Shreveport residents. Senate […]

Trump clinches Louisiana while national result remains uncertain

BY: - November 3, 2020

While national counts remain incomplete, President Donald Trump has clinched Louisiana’s eight Electoral College votes, according to unofficial results from the Associated Press. Louisiana has not supported a Democrat for president since 1996 when Bill Clinton won 52 percent of the vote in the state. Nationally, unofficial results remained uncertain as of 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. […]

Election generators cause argument between New Orleans mayor and sec. of state

BY: - November 2, 2020

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell and Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin spent Sunday accusing one another of failing to make sure all the city’s polling places will have power Tuesday, but by Sunday night it appeared that all the city’s voters will be able to vote at polling sites that have power. Cantrell announced […]

Tuesday is the last day Louisianians can register for next month’s election

BY: - October 12, 2020

Louisianians who intend to vote in the November 3 election must register online by Tuesday to cast their ballots.  Early voting begins Friday and ends Oct. 27, one week before Election Day. The online platform, available at, is the only way at this point residents can register to vote or change their registration information.  […]