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Weekly Election Update 1.27.14

from: Jessica Myers on Jan 27, 2014


We will post an Election update blog every Monday in an effort to summarize the elections and election deadlines each week until all primaries, special elections, and general elections scheduled for 2014 are finished. If you have additional information, requests, or corrections, please submit a comment below, via Twitter @EACgov or email Jessica Myers at jmyers@eac.gov.
Elections this week:
·         Louisiana Municipal/Parochial Primary – Orleans Parish. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. For additional information, visit the Secretary of State’s website or follow their office on Twitter @Lousiana_SOS.
Other Highlights:
·         Louisiana – The deadline to request a mail ballot for Orleans Parish is January 28th. The voted ballot (if returned by mail) must be received by the Registrar by January 31st. This is for the Municipal/Parochial Primary for Orleans Parish only.
·         Washington – All ballots for the February 11th Special Election were mailed on January 24th. Voters can return the ballot by mail (postmarked no later than Election Day), return to a designated drop box by 8 p.m. on Election Day, or return the ballot to the county elections department by 8 p.m. on Election Day.
·         Wisconsin – January 29, 2014 is the last day to return by mail voter registration forms for the February 18th State Primary Election.
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Weekly Election Update 1.27.14

EAC's Election update blog posts summarize the elections and deadlines for 2014.