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Guide to the 2016 Election

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On a mobile device? Click here to see a slideshow of the Nov. 8 election ballot.   

On Election Day, voters in Louisiana picked a new president, a U.S. senator, and six congressmen as well as made decisions on several other races and proposals, including six constitutional amendments.

The polls closed at 8 p.m. after being open since 6 a.m. The Secretary of State's Office reminded voters that ballot selfies are legal. 

WAFB had live election coverage throughout the night as Greg Meriwether and Donna Britt were on set with the results from all the races as they came in. 

CLICK HERE TO SEE ELECTION RESULTS

Here's a look at what's on the ballot this election.

STATEWIDE RACES: 

Exclusive Poll: Trump holds strong lead over Clinton in Louisiana 

U.S. SENATE 

2ND CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS 

EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH:

MAYOR-PRESIDENT

METRO COUNCIL

TAX PROPOSITIONS

ASCENSION PARISH: 

LIVINGSTON PARISH:

WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH:

POINTE COUPEE PARISH:

VOTING INFORMATION: 

RELATED: LIVE BLOG: Election coverage 2016

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