It's Election Night in Louisiana
POSTED: Saturday, October 2, 2010 - 8:13pm
UPDATED: Saturday, October 2, 2010 - 8:33pm
WVLA (BATON ROUGE) - It's election night in Louisiana, and NBC33 is tracking election results.
Up for election tonight in a statewide election is the Lt. Governor's Office. You'll recall, Mitch Landrieu stepped down from the Lt. Governor position when he was elected Mayor of New Orleans.
On the ballot tonight:
James "Jim" Crowley, a Democrat from Shreveport
"Jay" Dardenne, a Republican from Baton Rouge
Kevin Davis, a Republican from Abita Springs
Caroline Fayard, a Democrat from New Orleans
"Butch" Gautreaux, a Democrat from Morgan City
"Sammy" Kershaw, a Republican from Lafayette
Melanie J. McKnight, a Republican from Baton Rouge
Roger Villere, a Republican from Metairie
Several other regional offices are being sought, along with local elections in parishes across the state. We'll keep you updated as results come in.
Get instant election results here: http://staticresults.sos.louisiana.gov/