President Trump helping Rispone campaign in Monroe

The president of the United States is scheduled to visit Louisiana Monday to help a gubernatorial candidate campaign ahead of next week’s election.

President Donald Trump is expected to help gubernatorial candidate Eddie Rispone campaign in Monroe.

The rally is scheduled for 7 p.m. and will be held at the Monroe Civic Center.

Rispone, a Republican, will face incumbent Gov. Democrat John Bel Edwards in a runoff for governor on Nov. 16.

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