2020 Election Results: EBR mayor-president race headed to runoff

2020 Election Results: EBR mayor-president race headed to runoff
Sharon Weston Broome (D) and Steve Carter (R) are headed to a runoff election, to be held Dec. 5. (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Below are the results for the East Baton Rouge Parish mayor-president race.

Incumbent, Sharon Weston Broome (D) will be in a runoff in the race for EBR mayor-president against Steve Carter (R). With 100% of votes in, Broome received 48% of the vote. She needed 50% (plus 1 vote) to avoid a runoff. Carter received 20% of the vote. The runoff will be Dec. 5.

Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome prepares for runoff election
Incumbent EBR Mayor-President speaks about runoff
Former Rep. Steve Carter heading to runoff in EBR mayor's race
Steve Carter speaks about runoff for EBR Mayor

Other candidates in the race:

  • C. Denise Marcelle (D)
  • Jordan Piazza (R)
  • Frank Smith (R)
  • Eric Guirard (I)
  • Matt Watson (R)

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