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Wife of former Governor Edwin Edwards goes into labor

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Baton Rouge, La. - Trina Scott Edwards, the wife of former Governor Edwin Edwards is in labor.

She made the announcement this afternoon on her facebook page saying "Eli is coming".  The couple announced several months ago that they were expecting a boy and that he would be named "Eli Wallace Edwards". 

Trina Edwards says the former governor took steps years ago that makes it possible now for them to have their own biological baby.

The couple was married in 2011 and started the invitro fertilization process last October.

Edwards will be 86 years old this August.

Trina Scott Edwards is 34.

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