What's on the ballot - LA August 28 Party Primaries

What's on the ballot - LA August 28 Party Primaries
This is a Party Primary election. Per Republican rules, only registered republicans are allowed to vote in their party primary. Democrats and Libertarians allow voters not registered with a party to vote in their primaries. Unregistered voters can choose to take part in EITHER the Democratic or Libertarian election, but not both. Click here for more information on this from the LA Secretary of State's office.

U.S. Senate
Democrat

  • Neeson Chauvin, Jr. - Carencro
  • Cary J. Deaton - Metairie
  • Charlie Melancon - Napoleonville
Republican
  • Nick Accardo - Franklin
  • Chet Traylor - Monroe
  • David Vitter – Metairie
Libertarian
  • Anthony Gentile – Mandeville
  • Randall Hayes – Atlanta
Reform Party
  • William McShan – Leesville (unopposed)

Runoffs, if needed, will be Saturday, October 2nd.

Independent/No Party Candidates (Will only appear on Nov. 2nd ballot)
  • Michael Brown – Shreveport
  • R.A. Galan – Ponchatoula
  • Milton Gordon – Alexandria
  • Thomas LaFargue – Baton Rouge
  • William Lang, Jr. – Natchitoches
  • Sam Melton, Jr. – Winnfield
  • Michael Spears – Lafayette
  • Ernest Wooton – Belle Chasse

U.S. Rep. District 4
Democrat

  • Steven Gavi – Bossier City
  • David Melville – Bossier City
Republican
  • John Fleming – Minden (unopposed)

Runoffs, if needed, will be Saturday, October 2nd.

Independent/No Party Candidates (Will only appear on Nov. 2nd ballot)
  • Artis Cash – Shreveport

U.S. Rep. District 5
Republican

  • Rodney Alexander – Quitman
  • Todd Slavant – Monroe

Runoffs, if needed, will be Saturday, October 2nd.

Independent/No Party Candidates (Will only appear on Nov. 2nd ballot)
  • Tom Gibbs, Jr. – Fairbanks