Edwin Edwards, the former Louisiana governor now making another run for Congress, said he probably would have voted for President Barack Obama in 2012 but implied he was unable to because of his previous conviction.
"I'm sorry to say where I was, there were no voting machines. I was in prison," Edwards said in an interview with MSNBC's Chuck Todd on Wednesday. "I would've probably voted for President Obama because I, like the rest of the nation, was caught up in his rhetoric and the bright future that should be available to us today. But I'm very disappointed in what he's done. The Keystone pipeline should be approved."
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