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Edwin Edwards’ (D-LA) Stay at the Crossbar Hotel Extended

Because I never tire of seeing former Gov. Edwin W. Edwards (D-LA) wearing the government-issue uniform that suits him so well.

Edwin Edwards’ hopes for early release appear dim

Edwin Edwards as a guest of the U.S. government in Oakdale, LA

WASHINGTON — Edwin Edwards’ hopes for an early release from federal prison appeared dead Monday as President George W. Bush issued what top aides said would be his final acts of clemency with no mention of the former four-term Louisiana governor.

After Bush commuted the sentences of two former border patrol agents, White House Press Secretary Dana Perino told Fox News on Monday that the commutations would be the last of his presidency.

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