Will You Vote Yes or No on These Constitutional Amendments?
Time for a quick quiz: How many total amendments are there in the Louisiana Constitution? What if we made it into an over - under bet? More 25? More than 50? Fewer than 100? How much on how many amendments would you be willing to bet?
Well, as of today there are 195 amendments to the Louisiana Constitution! The most recent changes came in 2018, when voters in the state approved six new amendments to the document. And most of the changes are of recent vintage, with 69 coming between 2006 and 2018.
And this November the citizens of Louisiana will be at it again, weighing seven more proposed amendments - and one proposal - to the Constitution. And here's a review of the newest proposals for Election 2020, each of which will get a yes or no vote from folks in the election booth.