Jeff Landry with family
Attorney General Jeff Landry has been elected as the Governor of Louisiana. With Governor John Bel Edwards, the only Democratic governor in the South, limited to two terms, Republicans have successfully seized the opportunity to reclaim the governor’s mansion.
Louisiana’s open primary system is unique in American politics. Unlike most states, where primaries are held to determine the candidate for each party, Louisiana allows all candidates to run in a single primary election. If a candidate secures a majority of the vote, they win outright, avoiding a runoff. Landry did just that, capturing an impressive 51.6% of the vote.
Following his win, Landry took to social media, stating, “Thankful beyond belief. I’m ready to get to work for Louisiana!” His words resonate with the conservative base that has long yearned for a leader committed to implementing policies that reflect their values and aspirations.
Thankful beyond belief. I’m ready to get to work for Louisiana!
— Jeff Landry (@JeffLandry) October 15, 2023
Jeff Landry also delivered an acceptance speech after winning the Louisiana Governor’s race, expressing his love for the state and his commitment to fixing it. He highlights the importance of faith, family, and country, and emphasizes the unity and expectations of the people.
“Tonight’s election says that our state is united,” Landry said during his victory speech Saturday night.
“It’s a message that everyone should hear loud and
Source: The Gateway Pundit