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Two women in front of red, white and blue LWVLA banner

LWVLA Qualifying

LWV members at Secretary of State's office during qualifying for November 6, 2018 election

Woman in Red jacket at microphone

New Orleans

President Rosalind Cook Conducts the 2018 LWVNO annual meeting

New Orleans

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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

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Candidate information for the November 6 election will be available on this website September 20, 2018. This information will be submitted by the individual candidates and will be unedited. You will read their biographical information and answers to questions.  All the candidates that have qualified for the Orleans election are now posted. Click here to access.

Six Louisiana State Constitutional amendments will be on the November 6th ballot.  Access ELECTIONS on the menu to find the link to the official text.


 INDEPENDENT is now officially recognized as a political party in Louisiana.  The Independent party is affiliated with the national Independent party headquartered in Fort Worth.  The designation will have no significance for voters in most elections.  It may be an issue in Presidential Primaries.  If a registered voter does not wish to be affiliated with any political party, the voter should change their registration to NO PARTY.  This change may be made at any time.