Watch live: Trump holds rally in Louisiana

President TrumpDonald John TrumpUPS, FedEx shut down calls to handle mail-in ballots, warn of 'significant' problems: report Controversial GOP Georgia candidate attempts to distance from QAnon Trump orders TikTok parent company to sell US assets within 90 days MORE is set to hold a campaign rally in Lake Charles, La., on Friday evening.

The rally comes as Louisiana republicans aim to unseat Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) ahead of a Saturday all-party primary election.

Trump will stump for two republicans, Rep. Ralph Abraham (R) and businessman Eddie Rispone.


If Edwards takes more than 50 percent of the vote, he would win the race outright; if not, he would face either Abraham or Rispone in a Nov. 16 runoff.

The president is scheduled to begin speaking at 8 p.m. EDT.

Watch live in the video above.