Developed by the ACLU of Louisiana and Louisiana Trans Advocates
According to the Williams Institute, 58% of Louisiana’s transgender population were at risk of facing barriers to voting in the 2020 presidential election. We have compiled some of the most common issues faced by transgender people at the polls, along with resources to help you vote comfortably and confidently in Louisiana.
Dates and Deadlines for the June 12 special election in Senate District 7:
Deadline to request an absentee ballot: June 8, 2021 by 4:30 p.m.
Deadline to submit absentee ballots to your registrar: June 11, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.
Election Day: June 12, 2021
***Note: the Election Protection Hotline will not be running during the special election.