Former Governor Edwin Edwards Back Home After Hospital Stay
Four-term Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards is back home after a 2-day stay in the hospital. Edwards was taken by ambulance to Our Lady of the Lake Medical Center Friday.
Wife, Trina Scott Edwards, said her 93-year-old husband was taken to the hospital after complaining of not being able to breathe. After being tested for COVID-19, pneumonia and the flu, the former governor was diagnosed with a really bad cold.
Mrs. Edwards took to Facebook saying, "2020 ain't woman enough to take my man!" She said he'll be good as new in a couple of days.
We'd like to thank everybody for all the prayers and concern. He's resting well and is already back to giving orders.-Trina Scott Edwards
Edwin Edwards was governor of Louisiana 1972-1980, 1984-88 and after his final term in 1996, Mike Foster enter the role as the 53rd governor of the state of Louisiana. Foster passed away last month at the age of 90.