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  LA Secretary of State - Special Election
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Louisiana > Secretary of State
OfficeSecretary of State
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline July 20, 2018 - 04:30pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 2018 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Close November 06, 2018 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start December 09, 2018 - 12:00pm
Term End January 13, 2020 - 12:00pm
Turnout 48.72% Registered 32.14% Total Population
ContributorM@
Last ModifiedRBH November 22, 2018 08:29pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description To fill the office vacated by the resignation of Secretary of State Tom Schedler.

If no candidate wins a majority, a runoff will be held on December 8th.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won05/01/2018
NameR. Kyle Ardoin Votes1 (100.00%)
Term05/08/2018 - 12/09/2018 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won12/08/2018
NameR. Kyle Ardoin Votes306,558 (59.34%)
Term12/09/2018 - 01/13/2020 Margin96,478 (+18.67%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceLA Secretary of State - Special Runoff 12/08/2018
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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09/07/2018 11/06/2018
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Renee Fontenot Free 5 ----2
Leaning Call: Renee Fontenot Free (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Renee Fontenot Free (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
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05/29/2018 09/22/2018

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Secretary of State R. Kyle Ardoin Gwen Collins-Greenup Renee Fontenot Free St. Rep. Rick Edmonds St. Rep. Julie Stokes Thomas J. Kennedy III St. Sen. A. G. Crowe
PartyRepublican Democratic Democratic Republican Republican Republican Republican
Campaign Logo
Certified Votes298,657 (20.50%) 289,097 (19.84%) 239,116 (16.41%) 164,955 (11.32%) 163,773 (11.24%) 137,050 (9.41%) 71,495 (4.91%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -9,560 (-0.66%) -59,541 (-4.09%) -133,702 (-9.18%) -134,884 (-9.26%) -161,607 (-11.09%) -227,162 (-15.59%)
Predict Avg.6.00% 7.00% 41.00% 20.00% 20.00% 0.00% 2.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website
Entry Date 07/20/2018 07/20/2018 00/00/2018 06/28/2018 05/16/2018 07/20/2018 06/26/2018
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MATCHUP POLLS (3 from 2 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg7.69%-- 4.16%-- 15.79%-- 7.51%-- 9.78%-- 0.00%-- 3.88%--
JMC Enterprises 
09/20/18-09/22/18
3.00% -- 4.00% -- 22.00% -- 11.00% -- 11.00% -- 0.00% -- 1.00% --
Remington Research 
09/11/18-09/12/18
13.00% -- 6.00% -- 10.00% -- 3.00% -- 8.00% -- 0.00% -- 7.00% --
JMC Enterprises 
05/29/18-05/30/18
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 18.00% -- 0.00% -- 6.00% -- 0.00% -- 10.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Heather Cloud Matthew Paul "Matt" Moreau  
PartyRepublican No Party Affiliation  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes71,195 (4.89%) 21,579 (1.48%)  
Margin-227,462 (-15.61%) -277,078 (-19.02%)  
Predict Avg.4.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date 07/20/2018 07/20/2018  
MATCHUP POLLS (3 from 2 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg4.88%-- 0.00%--  
JMC Enterprises 
09/20/18-09/22/18
2.00% -- 0.00% --
Remington Research 
09/11/18-09/12/18
8.00% -- 0.00% --
JMC Enterprises 
05/29/18-05/30/18
0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

DROPPED OUT
Mary Leach Warner (D)
May 00, 2018
Angele Davis (R)
 00, 2018
Paul Hollis (R)
 00, 2018
Walter J. Leger III (D)
 00, 2018

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Oct 20, 2018 07:00pm Analysis Jeff Sadow: Louisiana's secretary of state race a hotbed of intrigue thanks to voting machines fiasco  Article BrentinCO 

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