Candidates for office begin qualifying for the Nov. 6 elections today. Qualifying ends on Friday.

Go to the Candidate Inquiry Page at the Secretary of State’s site to follow candidates who have qualified.

A number of other races are on the Nov. 6 ballot, in addition to the presidential election, the mayor-president and metro council races.

The last day to register to vote for the Nov. 6 elections is Oct. 9, according to the Secretary of State’s website.

On the Internet:

http://www.sos.la.gov/