Alabama’s Roy Moore launches 2020 Senate bid despite Republican Party opposition

Alabama’s Roy Moore launches 2020 Senate bid despite Republican Party opposition

(Reuters) – Alabama Republican Roy Moore, whose 2017 U.S. Senate bid ended up being derailed by allegations of decades-old intimate misconduct involving teenage girls, stated on Thursday he’d run once more for the chair the following year, defying their party’s leadership.

The outlook of the rematch between Moore – a conservative judge that is former cultivated debate also prior to the salacious allegations against him – and U.S. Senator Doug Jones – commonly considered the absolute most susceptible Democratic incumbent in 2020 – had gotten pushback from Republican Party leaders, including President Donald Trump. Continue reading “Alabama’s Roy Moore launches 2020 Senate bid despite Republican Party opposition"