Former Gov. Edwin W. Edwards said Thursday he hasn't decided whether he will run for Congress next year, adding he didn't want to comment on a report by the conservative website The Hayride that his camp is eying Louisiana's 6th District.But, no, this won't happen.
"I don't have any comment at this time," Edwards, 86, told NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune on Thursday. The two-time congressman, who went on to serve an unprecedented four terms as Louisiana's governor, said he's received "a lot of encouragement" from supporters who want him to run for some kind of office.
Thursday, January 02, 2014
Things that won't happen
Of all the Edwin Edwards comeback rumors, this one is the most intriguing in that it seems like a race he could conceivably win.