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February 19, 2014


Edwards Seeks Political Comeback in Louisiana

Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards (D), who spent 8 years in federal prison for racketeering, is running for Congress to fill the seat being vacated by Rep. Bill Cassidy (R), Bloomberg reports.

Said Edwards: "I'm just figuring out all the legalities and how to set up a super PAC, and then I'm going."

He added: "I'm the only hope the Democrats have here."












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