Gov. Edwards endorses incumbent Mayor-President Broome

Gov. John Bel Edwards endorses Mayor-President Broome

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Gov. John Bel Edwards announced his support Wednesday, Sept. 23 for fellow democrat Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome in East Baton Rouge Parish’s mayoral race.

Broome won the endorsement of the governor over C. Denise Marcelle, who is the only other democrat in the race.

Broome has drawn the largest pool of challengers any incumbent has faced in the past 30 years.

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