Obstacle Course: John Bel Edwards’ Path to a Second Term

Pearson Cross, UL Lafayette political scientist, wrote in his recent cover story for The Independent┬áthat John Bel Edwards faces long odds in his already declared quest for a second term as governor. Cross makes a compelling case, noting that Edwards faces a legislature dominated in both houses by Republicans, that his 2015 election itself was … Continue reading Obstacle Course: John Bel Edwards’ Path to a Second Term