Edwin Edwards

Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards, 86, announces his run for U.S. Congress at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel on March 17, 2014 in Baton Rouge, La. (Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

Former La. Dem Governor to Run For Congress 3 Years After Release From Federal Prison

Three years after his release from a federal prison, 86-year-old former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards announced Monday that he will enter the race for Louisiana’s 6th Congressional District, ending months of speculation about his political future.

03/17/2014

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