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Gov. Edwards of Louisiana Forced Into Runoff With Republican

8 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

Republicans mounted an aggressive campaign to unseat Gov. John Bel Edwards, one of the few Democratic governors in the South. He was forced into a runoff scheduled for next month.
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In win for Trump. Democratic Louisiana governor faces runoff

8 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

Republicans, including the president, had sought to force Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards into a runoff election by keeping him under 50 percent.
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Democrat Edwards will face runoff in Louisiana governor's race

Democrat Edwards will face runoff in Louisiana governor's race

8 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, fell short of the majority of the vote needed to clinch reelection in Saturday's all-party primary and will face a Republican candidate in a one-on-one general election on Nov. 16, The Associated Press projected. The race for second place in the primary was still too close to call, with businessman Eddie Rispone holding a slim advantage over Rep. Ralph Abraham for the right to challenge Edwards in a head-to-head matchup next month.
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