Gov John Bel Edwards

Republican candidate Eddie Rispone talks about his campaign
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Thomas Perumean
December 15, 2019 - 12:13 pm
Speaking to the Times-Picayune/New Orleans Advocate , Eddie Rispone, the firebrand Republican candidate and ardent supporter of President Donald Trump, spoke recently in a four-and-a-half hour interview at his office in Baton Rouge. Rispone said he was disappointed in his loss to Incumbent John Bel...
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November 19, 2019 - 7:51 am
(AP) — Gov. John Bel Edwards spent his first four years in office tangling with conservative House Republicans who regularly fought his agenda. As Edwards heads to his second term starting in January, those tensions are likely to worsen and expand into the Senate. Many of the Democratic governor’s...
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Don Ames
November 07, 2019 - 8:11 pm
Republican businessman Eddie Rispone is raking in more campaign cash after becoming the lone GOP contender in the Louisiana governor's race against Democratic incumbent John Bel Edwards. Campaign finance reports are out for the late September to late October fundraising period and Eddie Rispone has...
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Newell Normand
October 28, 2019 - 5:10 pm
In the runoff election for Louisiana Governor, there's been a lot chatter about criminal justice reform, both from third-party PACs and the candidates themselves. The set of bills passed here in Louisiana did so with broad support from Republicans, Democrats, and Independents. These reforms closely...
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Jim Hanzo
October 21, 2019 - 5:49 pm
There's a debate after all. Governor John Bel Edwards and Eddie Rispone will face off in what is likely to be the only gubernatorial debate of the run-off October 30th on Louisiana Public Broadcasting. LPB partnered with Council for a Better Louisiana to host the debate, and CABL President Barry...
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