Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Election results: Louisiana state executive offices

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search

October 22, 2011

The polls in Louisiana opened this morning at 6am and closed tonight at 8pm, Central time. We are continually updating state executive election results as they come in; be sure to check back here for the latest news.

Louisiana

Governor

Governor of Louisiana, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBobby Jindal Incumbent 65.8% 673,239
     Democratic Tara Hollis 17.9% 182,925
     Democratic Cary Deaton 4.9% 50,071
     Democratic Trey Roberts 3.3% 33,280
     Independent David Blanchard 2.6% 26,705
     Democratic Niki Bird Papazoglakis 2.1% 21,885
     Libertarian Scott Lewis 1.2% 12,528
     Independent Robert Lang, Jr. 0.9% 9,109
     Independent Ron Caesar 0.8% 8,179
     Independent Leonard Bollingham 0.5% 5,242
Total Votes 1,023,163


Lieutenant Governor

Lt. Governor of Louisiana, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJay Dardenne Incumbent 53.1% 504,541
     Republican Billy Nungesser 46.9% 445,049
Total Votes 949,590


Attorney General

The race for attorney general was essentially decided on September 20, 2011 when Republican Joseph Cao, a former U.S. Representative, formally withdrew from the race. His withdrawal leaves incumbent Republican Buddy Caldwell as the sole candidate.

Secretary of State

Louisiana Secretary of State, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Schedler Incumbent 50.5% 449,616
     Republican Jim Tucker 49.5% 441,170
Total Votes 890,786


Treasurer

Incumbent Louisiana State Treasurer John Neely Kennedy automatically won a fourth term in office when no one filed to run against him in the primary. Kennedy, who switched parties from Democrat to Republican in August 2007, has not been challenged in his last three terms.

Agriculture Commissioner

Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMike Strain Incumbent 66.5% 640,886
     Democratic Jamie LaBranche 27.8% 267,942
     Reform Belinda Alexandrenko 5.7% 54,888
Total Votes 963,716


Insurance Commissioner

Louisiana Insurance Commissioner, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames Donelon Incumbent 67.5% 651,559
     Democratic Donald Hodge 32.5% 314,317
Total Votes 965,876