Louisiana down ballot state executive elections, 2014

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Louisiana Down Ballot State Executive Elections

Primary Date
Pending

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Louisiana State Executive Elections
Down Ballot
Public Services Commissioner

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Two down ballot state executive positions are up for election in the state of Louisiana in 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014.

Louisiana has an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.

Office Incumbent Assumed Office Incumbent running?
Public Service Commission Eric Skrmetta
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2009 Undeclared
Public Service Commission Foster Campbell
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2003 Undeclared


Public Service Commission

Current incumbents

Republican Party Eric Skrmetta (District 1)
Democratic Party Foster Campbell (District 5)

Duties

Article 4, Section 21 B of the Louisiana Constitution outlines the powers and duties of the commission:

  • Regulate all common carriers and public utilities and have such other regulatory authority as provided by law.
  • Adopt and enforce reasonable rules, regulations, and procedures necessary for the discharge of its duties, and shall have other powers and perform other duties as provided by law.

See also

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