95,000 participate in early voting across Louisiana

95,000 participate in early voting across Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - More than 90,000 ballots were cast in Louisiana's March 5 primary elections during the early voting period.

According to the Secretary of State's Office, a little more than 95,000 people voted early. Officials reported more than 50,356 were registered as Democrats, more than 42,000 were registered as Republican and about were 2,300 registered as other.

Louisiana's primary elections will be held Saturday, March 5.

Breakdown from the Secretary of State's Office:
 
95,202 - Statewide total
50,356 - Democrat           
42,530 - Republican
2,316 - Other


 
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