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1 day before Congressional election

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - We are just one day away from narrowing down 14 candidates to two in the race for the next U.S. Representative for the 5th district.

If you turn on your tv, drive down Forysthe Avenue, or open your email you are bound to see some type of advertisement for the 5th congressional race.

With the surprising announcement of congressman Rodney Alexander's retirement, candidates gunning for his seat have only 60 days to gain votes.

The Secretary of State Tom Schedler sent out a reminder for voters Thursday. Polls are set to open at 7:00 am and close at 8:00 pm.

Sample ballots can be viewed online by visiting sos.la.gov. Also election results can be seen on the Geaux Vote mobile app. You can sign up for mobile alerts through the Secretary of State's office.

We'll also have all the results here on KNOE 8 News beginning at 8:00 PM as they are reported.

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