About The Election

A special election has been called for March 25 to replace State Representative Jack Montoucet, who was appointed Secretary of Wildlife and Fisheries by Governor John Bel Edwards.  Early voting begins March 11 and continues through March 18.  To learn where you are registered to vote, click here.

The district includes Acadia and Western Lafayette Parishes, including Crowley, Rayne, Mermentau, Esterwood, Egan, Morse and Duson.  Jay Suire grew up in District 42, raised by his grandmother in Crowley, where he attended Redemptorist Catholic School and Notre Dame High School – serving as Class President in 1989.  Read more about Jay here