• Democrats hail women who accused Moore, Republicans rip Trump, Bannon

    7 monthes ago - By NBC News

    Democrats celebrated Doug Jones victory in Alabama Tuesday, while Republicans widely derided Moore and blasted Trump and Steve Bannon for supporting Moore.
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  • ‘It's Not Over.' Roy Moore Won't Concede the Alabama Senate Race to Doug Jones

    7 monthes ago - By Time

    While Doug Jones' supporters were reveling in the fact that their candidate had become the first Democrat to represent Alabama in the Senate in 25 years, his Republican opponent, Roy Moore, refused to concede the race.
    “Realize when the vote is this close, it's not over,” Moore said onstage Tuesday night at what was supposed to be his victory party. “And we still got to go by rules about this recount provision.” At that point, the Associated Press and several other news organizations had already projected Jones as the winner.
    “The votes are still coming in, and we're looking at that,”...
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  • Read Live Updates On The Alabama Senate Election

    Read Live Updates On The Alabama Senate Election

    7 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    Democrat Doug Jones is facing off against Republican Roy Moore.
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  • Moore's Defeat in Alabama Deals Trump a Rebuke Ahead of 2018 Races

    7 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    The defeat of Republican Roy Moore in Alabama's U.S. Senate race by Democrat Doug Jones was a stunning rebuke to the GOP's anti-establishment wing led by Steve Bannon and a major political embarrassment for President Donald Trump.
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  • President Trump Blamed Write-In Votes for Roy Moore's Loss. How Likely Is That?

    7 monthes ago - By Time

    After Doug Jones was projected as the winner of the Alabama Senate race, President Trump offered his congratulations - with one key caveat.
    In a tweet congratulating the Democratic senator-elect Tuesday night, Trump argued that “the write-in votes played a very big factor” in the results.
    Congratulations to Doug Jones on a hard fought victory. The write-in votes played a very big factor, but a win is a win. The people of Alabama are great, and the Republicans will have another shot at this seat in a very short period of time. It never ends!
    - Donald J. Trump December 13, 2017
    From a...
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  • Exit polls: How Doug Jones pulled off his stunning win

    7 monthes ago - By Politico

    Doug Jones needed a surge of black voter turnout and a wide gender gap to pull off his stunning victory over embattled Republican Roy Moore in Tuesday's special Senate election. In becoming the first Democrat to win a statewide federal election in Alabama since 1992, Jones proved that Democratic fears of low turnout among African-American voters - a reliable Democratic constituency in the racially polarized state - were unfounded. According to exit polls conducted by the National Election Pool, blacks made up about 29 percent of the electorate on Tuesday and voted for Jones almost...
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  • The Latest: Moore not conceding Senate race to Jones

    The Latest: Moore not conceding Senate race to Jones

    7 monthes ago - By News OK

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Latest on Alabama's U.S. Senate election :
    10:40 p.m.
    Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is not conceding to Democrat Doug Jones, telling campaign supporters "it's not over."
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  • 'IT'S NOT OVER': Roy Moore refuses to concede and insists there could be recount

    'IT'S NOT OVER': Roy Moore refuses to concede and insists there could be recount

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Roy Moore refused to concede the Alabama Senate race to Doug Jones on Tuesday night.
    Alabama's secretary of state suggested a recount would be unlikely to change the result.
    Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore on Tuesday refused to concede the race to Democrat Doug Jones, suggesting he would wait for a recount despite preliminary results indicating he would lose the contest by an amount greater than the margin that would trigger such a process.
    "Realize when the vote is this close, it's not over," Moore said. "And we still got to go by the rules about this recount provision."
    "It's not...
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  • Senator-Elect Jones: Alabama Took the 'Right Road'

    7 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    Democrat Doug Jones delivers victory speech after defeating Republican Roy Moore in the U.S. Senate race in Alabama. Jones' win is considered a stunning upset in deep-red Alabama.
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  • Trump loses his big bet on Alabama U.S. Senate race

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - In backing Roy Moore in Alabama's U.S. Senate race even though the candidate faced allegations of sexual misconduct with teenage girls, President Donald Trump made a risky bet - and lost big.
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  • What Doug Jones' election could mean for the U.S. Senate

    7 monthes ago - By ABC News

    Democrats are already hailing Doug Jones' victory as a moral triumph.
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  • Charles Barkley says people of Alabama 'rose up' in choosing Doug Jones for U.S. Senate

    Charles Barkley says people of Alabama 'rose up' in choosing Doug Jones for U.S. Senate

    7 monthes ago - By Sporting News

    The Basketball Hall of Famer and Auburn hoops legend spoke about his home state in complimentary and dismissive terms after media outlets called the election for Doug Jones over Roy Moore.
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  • Donald Trump Responds To Doug Jones Defeating Roy Moore In Alabama Senate Election

    Donald Trump Responds To Doug Jones Defeating Roy Moore In Alabama Senate Election

    7 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    Trump endorsed Moore and defended him against the nearly 10 women who have brought credible allegations of sexual misconduct.
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  • Reasons Doug Jones Won the Election: Five Factors That Contributed to One of the Biggest Upsets in Political History

    7 monthes ago - By Newsweek

    Republican Roy Moore was such a flawed candidate that he couldn't win even in deep-red Alabama.
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  • Who Voted for Doug Jones? White Women Backed Roy Moore

    7 monthes ago - By Newsweek

    Doug Jones, a Democrat, defeated Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race on Tuesday night.
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  • Jimmy Kimmel Rips Roy Moore as Celebrities React to Doug Jones Senate Win

    7 monthes ago - By Newsweek

    Jimmel Kimmel, Chris Evans and Ava DuVernay took to Twitter to celebrate the Democrat's surprise victory.
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  • Republican Roy Moore Insists 'It's Not Over'

    7 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    Republican Roy Moore delivers remarks in front of supporters Tuesday night after losing the election for U.S. Senate in Alabama. Moore insisted that the vote is still very close and that he will be waiting for a re-count. He was defeated by Democrat Doug Jones in a stunning upset.
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  • The last Democrat to win an Alabama Senate race later became a Republican - and did not vote for Roy Moore

    The last Democrat to win an Alabama Senate race later became a Republican - and did not vote for Roy Moore

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The last time Alabama voted for a Democratic senator was in 1992.
    That senator, Richard Shelby, became a Republican two years later.
    Shelby is still a Republican senator for Alabama, and did not vote for Roy Moore, who lost the special election there on Tuesday night.
    Before Doug Jones' election victory on Tuesday night , the last Democratic senator elected in Alabama was Richard Shelby, in 1992. Shelby was initially a Democrat, and first elected to the Senate in 1986. But in 1994 - two years into his second term - Shelby switched parties.
    "I have no intention of switching parties," he had...
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  • Roy Moore on Alabama Senate race: 'It's not over'

    7 monthes ago - By Politico


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  • Democrat Doug Jones wins Alabama U.S. Senate race against Republican Roy Moore

    7 monthes ago - By ABC

    In a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election, beating an embattled Republican opponent Roy Moore who faced a litany of sexual misconduct allegations.
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