Politics in Louisiana are heating up this week.
Qualifying for the fall elections begins tomorrow and ends Friday. Statewide and most state district races will take qualifying papers and fees in Baton Rouge. Others will be qualifying in their home parishes.
In Rapides Parish, the City of Alexandria will have races for mayor, some city council seats, judicial posts and parish wide for the district attorney.
The primary is November 4th, and run-offs where needed are Saturday, December 6th.
KLAX ABC 31 News 8/19/14