DGA Chair Governor Steve Bullock's Statement on Louisiana Victory

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Today, Montana Governor Steve Bullock, Chair of the Democratic Governors Association, released the following statement on John Bel Edwards’ win in Louisiana’s race for governor: 

“Congratulations to Governor-elect John Bel Edwards on his victory tonight,” Bullock said. “Tonight’s win is a clear sign that voters trust John Bel Edwards’s character and his focus on supporting job creation, investing in schools, and passing a fiscally responsible budget.

“The Louisiana results today prove that strong Democratic gubernatorial candidates can win races anywhere in the country – in red, purple or blue states,” Bullock added. “On behalf of Democratic governors, I congratulate John Bel Edwards on his new role as governor.”