Published: Mon, November 13, 2017
Global | By Shelia Dennis

White House Advisers Create Some Distance From Roy Moore

White House Advisers Create Some Distance From Roy Moore

He suggested that Republicans "should consider a write-in" candidate for the Alabama Senate race but said there's "no easy solution". The age of consent in Alabama, both then and now, is 16.

'In the next few days there will be revelations about the motivation and the content of this article, ' Moore said during a Birmingham campaign rally on Saturday.

A defiant Roy Moore on Saturday insisted the allegations of sexual misconduct decades ago were false and voters in Alabama would "see through this charade".

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"Isn't it odd after 40 years of constant investigation, that people have waited four weeks before a general election to bring their complaint?"

But Moore's denials have not calmed GOP jitters in Washington.

Indeed, 29% of survey respondents said they were actually more likely to support Moore following the accusations, while 38% of respondents said they were less likely to support him following the report, and 33% said it made no difference. "Don't think of it as ending your campaign, think of it as going to conversion therapy to turn yourself into someone who's no longer a candidate", he said. "I think it would be best if Roy would just step aside". Like Pence, Sessions puts on the pressure for Moore to drop out of the race.

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"I said very early that the conduct as described should disqualify anyone from serving in public office, and I'll stand by that", White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said on ABC's This Week.

Director of Legislative Affairs Marc Short was a bit more definitive than his colleagues, at least, telling Meet the Press's Chuck Todd that "There's no Senate seat more important than the issue of child pedophilia".

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