U.S. Senate race

Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth Says He Won’t Run for U.S. Senate in 2022

  Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth/Source: State of Alabama Alabama Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth says he won’t run for the U.S. Senate seat being given up by longtime incumbent Richard Shelby next year. The first-term Republican announced on social media today that he’d decided against running because his three children need a father who’s present and involved in their lives. Ainsworth…

U.S. Senate Race Heating up before Upcoming Run-Off

President Donald Trump offered his “complete and total endorsement” in a pair of tweets directed at U.S. Senate Candidate Tommy Tuberville Tuesday. The president’s apparent snub to Tuberville’s opponent and Trump’s former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, comes just three weeks before the GOP run-off election. ….(which is under siege), is strong on Crime and the Border, and truly LOVES…

Moore Reacts

2017 Alabama U.S. Senate Election tactics

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Facebook has suspended five accounts for misleading tactics during last year’s U.S. Senate race in Alabama. A statement from Facebook says the company “recently removed five accounts run by multiple individuals for engaging in coordinated inauthentic behavior on Facebook around the Alabama special election.” Facebook says the investigation is ongoing. The Washington Post and New York…

Steve Bannon to Campaign For Roy Moore Next Week

Former White House adviser Steve Bannon will campaign for embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore next week in Alabama. Dean Young, a longtime associate of Moore’s, announced Wednesday night that Bannon will attend a south Alabama rally with Moore on December 5. Young urged people to attend the rally and told a crowd gathered to hear Moore speak at a Magnolia…

Roy Moore Says ‘Dirty Politics’ Behind Allegations

Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore says “dirty politics” are behind the allegations of sexual misconduct against him. After speaking Monday night to a friendly crowd in northeast Alabama, Moore lashed out at the allegations as false but would not take questions from reporters. Moore has been accused of sexually assaulting or molesting two women decades ago, when he was in…

GOP Governor says Moore Should Step Aside

Asks defenders: what would you say if the victim were your daughter?

GOP U.S. Senate Candidate Roy Moore   BALTIMORE (AP) – Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has called Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore “unfit for office” following sexual misconduct allegations made against Moore. The Washington Post reported this week that four women said Moore had pursued sexual or romantic relationships with them in the 1970s and ’80s – when they were…

Poll Shows Tightening U.S. Senate Race

Just 6 points separate Roy Moore and Doug Jones

The Hill  in Washington is reporting a new poll in the Alabama U.S. Senate race, and it shows Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones just six points apart. The poll of 590 likely Alabama voters was conducted after Tuesday’s run off election by Opinion Savy. It shows Moore with 50.2 percent and Jones with 44.5. The Hill writes: “Moore,…