election 2014

Business-backed candidates secured a new 5-to-4 majority on the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board last Saturday.

FuturePAC, which is affiliated with the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, put up about $50,000 for candidates in these school board elections. BRAC CEO Adam Knapp discusses what business interests are investing in.

East Baton Rouge School Board Runoff Results

Dec 6, 2014

Unofficial results posted as of 10:40 p.m. Dec. 6, 2014.

Member of School Board -- District 1

Jennifer Andrews (D)          

Mark Bellue (R)              

Click here for Results by Precinct


Member of School Board -- District 5

"Jerry" Arbour (R)                

Evelyn Ware-Jackson (D)      

Senate and 6th District Runoff Results

Dec 6, 2014

Polls close at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6.  Refresh this page for the latest returns from the Louisiana Senate and House races.

After 18 years in office, Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu may lose her seat in tomorrow’s Louisiana runoff election. Landrieu is competing with Louisiana Congressman Bill Cassidy, who is predicted to win the race.

Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson speaks with Sue Lincoln, reporter for WRKF in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, about the Senate runoff.

We’ve come to the final act in the fall elections. Saturday voters will cast their ballots in runoffs for Senate, Congress, school board, and judge. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Secretary of State Tom Schedler is projecting turnout will be around 40 percent statewide, down from about 50 percent for the primary.