With roughly six months remaining in his term, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said in a recent interview that he hasn’t decided whether he’ll endorse a candidate in the race to replace him and that he doesn’t have any post-election plans.
“I don’t know where I’m going to go,” he said. “You never rule anything out… I don’t have any intention at the moment, or any desire, to be planning for or seeking political office at this time. I’m a young guy. I mean, who the heck knows what’s going to happen in years to come. But I really do want to take a break for a bit.”
Landrieu did say in his interview that running for governor one day in the future was not in the cards.
“The mayor of New Orleans has to take positions that are going