From Ballot Access News, August 17, 2013:
Louisiana holds local partisan elections on October 19, 2013. Filing has already closed. Gregory King, a registered Libertarian, is the only candidate who filed for Justice of the Peace, ward 3, in Lincoln Parrish. In Louisiana, when only one candidate files for an office, the election is canceled and so King has been elected. Thanks to Randall Hayes for this news.
The Louisiana LP has been growing and faring well recently. Their results for U.S. House last year:
|ited States House of Representatives elections in Louisiana, 2012|
One candidate, Randall Ford, who ran against an incumbent Republican in the fourth district, received 24.7% of the vote.