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Roy Moore’s Tainted Senate Campaign

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In the past weeks, several women have accused Republican senatorial candidate Roy Moore from Alabama of sexual assault. As the December 12 election nears, Moore has yet to drop out of the race, and most people, including voters and several prominent Republicans, have yet to criticize him or suggest that he drop out of the race. Multiple women have come forward and accused Moore of sexual assault when he was in his 30’s and serving as an assistant district attorney; one of the women was only 14. The Washington Post launched an investigative article on November 9, and D.C. has avoided dealing with the accusations in wake of the upcoming special election. Debate continues over whether or not Moore should drop out of the election.

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