Rep. Ralph Abraham has conceded and endorsed Businessman Eddie Rispone in the race for governor.
John Couvillon of JMC Analytics and Polling is calling tonights governor’s primary for John Bel Edwards and Eddie Rispone.
Couvillon says, “given the drop for smaller, medium and suburban parishes, I believe this puts Governor John Bel Edwards in a position for a runoff. “
The lastest numbers at time of writing (9:53PM CT) have Rispone with 27.26%, ahead of Abraham with 24.08%.
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