As qualifying ends, 8 candidates are in the race for EBR mayor-president

8 candidates qualify for EBR mayor-president election

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Qualifying for the Nov. 3 election in Louisiana officially came to an end at 4:30 p.m. Friday, July 24.

Eights candidates have qualified to run for mayor-president of East Baton Rouge Parish, pending certification from the Secretary of State’s Office.

They are:

  • Sharon Weston Broome (D)
  • Steve Carter (R)
  • E Eric Guirard (I)
  • C. Denise Marcelle (D)
  • Jordan Piazza (R)
  • Frank Smith III (R)
  • Matt Watson (R)
  • Tara Wicker (D)

Click here to visit the Secretary of State’s website to see other lists of candidates for elections in multiple parishes across the state.

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