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Marcelle ran in the 2011 election for [[Louisiana House of Representatives]] District 61.  She faced fellow Democrats [[Donna Collins-Lewis]] and [[Alfred Williams]] in the primary election on October 22, 2011.  Because Louisiana uses a [[blanket primary]] system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, since no candidate reached this threshold, a general election took place on November 19, 2011 between Williams and Marcelle.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref> Williams defeated Marcelle to win the seat.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/11192011/11192011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State,'' "Official election results for November 19, 2011," accessed December 6, 2011]</ref>
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Marcelle ran in the 2011 election for [[Louisiana House of Representatives]] District 61.  She faced fellow Democrats [[Donna Collins-Lewis]] and [[Alfred Williams]] in the primary election on October 22, 2011.  Because Louisiana uses a [[blanket primary]] system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, since no candidate reached this threshold, a general election took place on November 19, 2011 between Williams and Marcelle.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'', "Unofficial Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref> Williams defeated Marcelle to win the seat.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/11192011/11192011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State,'' "Official election results for November 19, 2011," accessed December 6, 2011]</ref>
  
 
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C. Denise Marcelle
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Louisiana House of Representatives District 61
PartyDemocratic
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C. Denise Marcelle was a 2011 Democratic candidate for District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives.

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

Marcelle ran in the 2011 election for Louisiana House of Representatives District 61. She faced fellow Democrats Donna Collins-Lewis and Alfred Williams in the primary election on October 22, 2011. Because Louisiana uses a blanket primary system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, since no candidate reached this threshold, a general election took place on November 19, 2011 between Williams and Marcelle.[1] Williams defeated Marcelle to win the seat.[2]

Louisiana House of Representatives District 61 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAlfred Williams 52.8% 2,052
     Democratic C. Denise Marcelle 47.2% 1,836
Total Votes 3,888
Louisiana House of Representatives, District 61 Blanket Primary, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngC. Denise Marcelle 41.1% 2,780
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAlfred Williams 32.1% 2,171
     Democratic Donna Collins-Lewis 26.9% 1,818
Total Votes 6,769

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