Louisiana’s new governor wants to scrap the state’s unique open primaries

on Jan 09, 2024 07:13:AM

Jeff Landry, Louisiana’s new governor, is pushing to scrap the state’s unique open primary system, which would be a dramatic change to how the state elects its politicians. The state’s current election system puts candidates running for state and congressional offices — regardless of party — on one ballot, with the “primary” typically occurring in […]