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Edwards signs proclamation moving Louisiana's elections back

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Plaquemine Post South

At the request of the Louisiana Secretary of State, Gov. John Bel Edwards today postponed Louisiana’s elections for another few weeks because of the COVID-19 outbreak in the state. The Governor originally moved the elections on March 13.

The June 20 Presidential Preference Primary election in Louisiana is hereby rescheduled for July 11, from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. The July 25 election is hereby rescheduled for Aug. 15, from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.

Click here for the proclamation.