Gov. Edwards signs proclamation moving elections back several weeks

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Source: Office of the Governor

BATON ROUGE — Today, April 14, at the request of the Louisiana Secretary of State, Gov. John Bel Edwards postponed Louisiana’s elections for another few weeks because of the COVID-19 outbreak in the state. The Governor originally moved the elections March 13.

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