Gov. Edwards: Ethics Board should reconsider allowing campaign funds for child care (Advocate)

Governor John Bel Edwards weighs in on the Louisiana Ethics Board's decision to deny using campaign funds to cover childcare expenses.

"Unfortunately, there are costs that candidates have to incur to run for office, and also to hold office," Edwards said during his monthly call-in radio show on Wednesday. "Basic childcare seems to me to be a reasonable expense. ... I hope the Ethics Board will reconsider that decision."

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