The Gubernatorial General Election will be held on Saturday, November 18. The purpose of a general election is to have run-offs for any races in the preceding primary election in which no candidate receives more than 50% of the total votes.
For this election, there are statewide races for Secretary of State, Attorney General, and Treasurer. Locally, District 4 of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) seat will be decided. There are also four proposed amendments to the State Constitution.
Early voting begins November 3 and runs through November 11 (closed November 5 and November 11).
Voting will take place at the Registrar’s Office in the Red River Parish Courthouse from 8:30am until 6pm.
You may also choose to vote by absentee ballot. The deadline to request a mail in ballot is November 14 by 4:30pm. You can request a ballot through the Voter Portal or in writing through the Registrar’s Office. The deadline for the Registrar to receive a mail ballot is November 17 by 4:30pm.