Louisiana congressman to challenge Dem Gov


by TheHill

TheHill— Rep. Ralph Abraham (R) said Thursday he will challenge Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) next year, giving Republicans a new hope after their most prominent candidate dropped out of the race earlier this week.Edw...

Washington Free Beacon—GOP Congressman Ralph Abraham Launches Bid to Unseat Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards. Rep. Ralph Abraham (R., La.) on Thursday announced that he will challenge Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D.) in the 2019 election, becoming the first elected official and second Republican to launch a bid to unseat the only Democratic governor in the Deep South. The post GOP Congressman Ralph Abraham Launches Bid to Unseat Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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MSNBC.com—NC Dem challenger calls on opponent to end his silence. Dan McCready is the Democratic congressional candidate in North Carolina's 9th District, and he joins Morning Joe to discuss withdrawing his concession after allegations of voter fraud in two counties have come forward.