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Qualifying begins Wednesday for November 8 primary

Qualifying begins Wednesday for November 8 primary

The qualifying period for all congressional, state and local offices for the Nov. 8 Primary Election begins Wednesday, July 20, and runs through Friday, July 22 until 4:30 p.m.

State candidates qualify in the executive offices of the Secretary of State, Tom Schedler at 8585 Archives Ave. in Baton Rouge, while local and municipal candidates qualify with the clerk of court in the parish in which they are registered to vote.

Locally, this includes the Lafourche Government Complex, 307 W. 4th St., Thibodaux, and the South Lafourche Library, 16241 East Main St., Suite B23 in Galliano.

The last day to register to vote in the Presidential Election and Congressional Primary Election is Oct. 11; early voting is Oct. 25 through Nov. 1 (except Sunday and holidays) from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The polls will be open on Election Day, Nov. 8, from 6 a.m. through 8 p.m.