Voters in Louisiana will elect representatives for six House seats, one of which is held by Democrats and five by Republicans. There were no primaries for these races, meaning multiple candidates from the same party can be included on the general ballot. If no candidate receives 50 percent of the vote, the top two candidates advance to a Dec. 8 runoff.
How each House district leans politically
Going into this election, Louisiana had 1 Democratic representative and 5 Republican representatives. Here’s how each district leans politically, based on how it voted in the 2016 presidential election, with 2018 results as they come in.
Majority Leader Steny Hoyer talks to Capitol Hill Video Reporter, Rhonda Colvin, on whether current negotiations are working. Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave the White House until Oct 20 to come to an agreement on a bill that can be passed before Election Day.
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