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:
- Deadline to register to vote in person or by mail: Jan. 18, 2023
- Deadline to register online: Jan. 28, 2023
- Deadline to request an absentee ballot: Feb. 14, 2023 by 4:30 p.m.
- Deadline for your registrar to receive your absentee ballot: Feb. 17, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.
- Election Day: Feb. 18, 2022