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:: ''See also: [[Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
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On November 19, 2011, Schexnayder won election to District 61 of the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]].  He faced Democrat [[Kevin Hull]] and fellow Republicans [[Laura O'Halloran]], [[Gills Windham]] and [[Don Wheat]] 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 Schexnayder and Hull.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref>
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On November 19, 2011, Schexnayder won election to District 61 of the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]].  He faced Democrat [[Kevin Hull]] and fellow Republicans [[Laura O'Halloran]], [[Gills Windham]] and [[Don Wheat]] 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 Schexnayder and Hull.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref> Schexnayder defeated Hull 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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Revision as of 14:47, 6 December 2011

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Clay Schexnayder is the Republican representative-elect for District 81 of the Louisiana House of Representatives.

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 19, 2011, Schexnayder won election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He faced Democrat Kevin Hull and fellow Republicans Laura O'Halloran, Gills Windham and Don Wheat 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 Schexnayder and Hull.[1] Schexnayder defeated Hull to win the seat.[2]

Louisiana House of Representatives District 81 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngClay Schexnayder 64% 5,549
     Democratic Kevin Hull 36% 3,116
Total Votes 8,665


Louisiana House of Representatives, District 81 Blanket Primary, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngClay Schexnayder 41.2% 5,183
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKevin Hull 25.6% 3,218
     Republican Don Wheat 13.6% 1,716
     Republican Gills Windham 12.9% 1,626
     Republican Laura O'Halloran 6.8% 851
Total Votes 12,594

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