President Trump campaigns for GOP candidates in Louisiana on Friday

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LAKE CHARLES La. (WVUE) - President Donald Trump will be in Lake Charles Friday to campaign for the Republican candidates for Louisiana governor.

Incumbent Gov. John Bel Edwards will also be in Lake Charles Friday, making a campaign stop.

The election is on Saturday.

Pres. Trump is scheduled to speak at the Lake Charles Civic Center at 7 p.m. Gov. Edwards’ two leading opponents - U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham and Eddie Rispone - are expected to be in attendance at the rally.

Edwards (D) faces five challengers in the election: Republicans Abraham, Rispone and Patrick “Live Wire” Landry, Democrat Oscar “Omar” Dantzler and independent Gary Landrieu.

Pres. Trump has urged Louisianians to vote for a Republican.

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