What’s on the Oct. 22 ballot

Voting for the Saturday, Oct. 22, election starts at 6 a.m. and closes at 8 p.m. A runoff election, if necessary, is scheduled Nov 19.

What’s on the Ballot stories for BESE, Amendments, Louisiana Senate and Louisiana House district races plus individual parishes in The Advocate readership area are linked to the right in Related Stories column.

What’s on the Ballot for Governor, Lt. Governor, Secretary of State, Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry and Commissioner of Insurance are listed in this story.

Meaning of Abbreviations:

• BESE=Board of Elementary and Secondary Education

• D=Democrat

• R=Republican

• I = Independent

• O=Other party

• L=Libertarian

• N=No party listed

GOVERNOR

David Blanchard, N-Brusly

Leonard “Lenny” Bollingham, N-Baton Rouge

Ron Ceasar, N-Opelousas

Cary J. Deaton, D-Metairie

Tara Hollis, D-Haynesville

Bobby Jindal, R-Baton Rouge

William Robert “Bob” Lang Jr., N-Natchitoches

Scott Lewis, L-Baton Rouge

Niki Bird Papazoglakis, D-Baton Rouge

Ivo “Trey” Roberts, D-Gretna

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

Jay Dardenne, R-Baton Rouge

Billy Nungesser, R-Belle Chasse

SECRETARY OF STATE

Tom Schedler, R-Mandeville

Jim Tucker, R-New Orleans

COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY

Belinda “B” Alexandrenko, Reform Party-Lafayette

Jamie LaBranche, D-LaPlace

Mike Strain, R-Covington

COMMISSIONER OF INSURANCE

Jim Donelon, R-Metairie

Donald C. Hodge, D-Baton Rouge

What’s on the Ballot for these races and parishes are linked at right.

Return to the top of this page and select the race or parish you want from the list of stories under Related Stories:

• BESE

• SENATE

• STATE REPRESENTATIVE

• CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS

• ACADIA PARISH

• ASCENSION PARISH

• ASSUMPTION PARISH

• EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH

• EAST FELICIANA PARISH

• EVANGELINE PARISH

• IBERIA PARISH

• IBERVILLE PARISH

• LAFAYETTE PARISH

• LIVINGSTON PARISH

• POINTE COUPEE PARISH

• ST. HELENA PARISH

• ST. JAMES PARISH

• ST. LANDRY PARISH

• ST. MARTIN PARISH

• ST. MARY PARISH

• TANGIPAHOA PARISH

• VERMILION PARISH

•WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH

• WEST FELICIANA PARISH