Louisiana Elections 2023 – Who is Running for Statewide Elected Positions?
Tuesday, October 14th will mark the Primary Election that day will either serve as a way to narrow a candidate list of more than two people or end races with only two candidates in them. The General Election (or runoff election) will happen on Saturday, November 18th.
Let's take a look at the list of who is running for the statewide elected positions.
Who is Running for Governor of Louisiana?
- Patrick Henry "Dat" Barthel (St. Rose)
- Xavier Ellis (Opelousas)
- Sharon W. Hewitt (Baton Rouge)
- "Xan" John (Lafayette)
- Jeff Landry (Broussard)
- Richard Nelson (Mandeville)
- John Schroder (Baton Rouge)
- Stephen "Wags" Waguespack (Abbeville)
- "Keitron" Gagnon (Metairie)
Who is Running for Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana?
- Elbert "Pawpaw" Guillory (Opelousas)
- "Tami" Hotard (Madisonville)
- William "Billy" Nungesser (Metairie)
- Willie Jones (New Orleans)
- Bruce Payton (Bush)
Who is Running for Secretary of State of Louisiana?
- Mike Francis (Crowley)
- Thomas J. Kennedy III (New Orleans)
- Nancy Landry (Baton Rouge)
- Clay Schexnayder (Sorrento)
- Brandon Trosclair (Gonzales)
- "Gwen" Collins-Greenup (Baton Rouge)
- Arthur A. Morrell (New Orleans)
- Amanda "Smith" Jennings (West Monroe)
Who is Running for Attorney General of Louisiana?
- "Marty" Maley (Baton Rouge)
- "Liz" Baker Murrill (Baton Rouge)
- John Stefanski (Crowley)
- Lindsey Cheek (New Orleans)
- Perry Walker Terrebonne (New Orleans)
Who is Running for Treasurer of Louisiana?
- John Fleming (Minden)
- Scott McKnight (Baton Rouge)
- Dustin Granger (Lake Charles)
Who is Running for Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry of Louisiana?
- Michael G. "Mike" Strain (Covington)
There are no challengers for the incumbent.
Who is Running for Commissioner of Insurance of Louisiana?
- "Tim" Temple (Baton Rouge)
- R.D. "Rich" Weaver (Prairieville) WITHDREW