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Lake Charles, Lafayette polling sites named for 7th District Female DNC Delegate Run-off Election

DNC delegate polling places established in Lake Charles & Lafayette

Louisiana Democratic Party Chair Karen Carter Peterson announced the polling locations for the Saturday, May 19, 2012, DNC delegate run-off election in the 7th Congressional District. For additional information on the election, you can contact party headquarters by phone 225-336-4155 or by email.

The Louisiana Democratic Party (LDP) today identified four voting locations that will be used in the May 19th run-off for the two female delegate positions that remained undecided following a three-way tie in the May 5th election.

CharlotteThree candidates will vie for the two seats. They are:

Sally O. Donlon

Evia Hodge

Lexi Thompson

Myra Bennett was the top votegetter in the May 5 election. Donlon, Hodge and Thompson tied for second.

Two voting places will operate in Lafayette between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. The locations are:

America’s Coffee House

403-B South  Buchanan Street

Lafayette, LA 70501

Holiday Inn US 167

Garden Square (1st Floor, near the pool)

2032 NE Evangeline Thruway

Lafayette, LA 70505

The Lake Charles polling locations will also be open between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. They are:

Ellaweena’s Thrift Shop

911 4th Avenue

Lake Charles, LA 70601


2116 Moeling Street

Lake Charles, LA 70601

Results from the election will be announced by the party via email on Monday, May 14.

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Originally posted: May 11, 2012