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Roy Moore tells Mitch McConnell to "Step Down"

Judge Roy Moore (R-AL) is tenacious, i'll give him that. The embattled GOP candidate is facing withering criticism from within and without his party and he still has the guts to stand up, deny the allegations against him, and take his party leadership to task for their attacks on him. It's a gutsy m

CONSTITUTION.COM - 2017-11-19 15:00:53

Bannon: The 'Grassroots Deplorables' Are Going To Run McConnell Out of Office

Sunday on the "Cats Roundtable" radio show on AM 970 in New York City, former White House chief strategist and Breitbart executive chairman Steve Bannon said Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and his "cronies" would be run out of office by what he called "the grassroots deplorables." Banno

BREITBART - 2017-11-19 15:37:21

The breakneck speed of the Republican tax bill is angering Democrats and increasing the odds it passes

Republicans have hastily moved their tax reform bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, through both the House and Senate. The speed of the battle has caused analysts to raise expectations for passage. It has also cracked open even more serious divisions between the GOP and Democrats. In just two weeks, R

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-11-19 15:03:00

Aaron Blake: Jeff Sessions may be the GOP's only option in Alabama

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell seems to have settled on Jeff Sessions as the answer - perhaps the only answer - for saving a GOP Senate seat in Alabama. And he has very good reason to believe that. First, here's what McConnell, R-Ky., told the Wall Street Journal's CEO Council about Sessions

HAVASU NEWS-HERALD - 2017-11-18 06:57:00

Roy Moore's Wife Flipped the Script on Mitch McConnell - What She Wants From Him Is Mind-Blowing

Despite the fact that more and more women have come forward alleging Senate candidate Judge Roy Moore (R-AL) had pursued them sexually - when several were still in high school - Moore has shown no sign of backing down. The controversial candidate has met every punch with a counterpunch, alleging he

IJR - 2017-11-18 20:14:01

Bannon's 'season of war' on GOP establishment may backfire with first battle

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Stephen K. Bannon, shown on Oct. 23 in Washington, could find his steadfast support for Roy Moore's Senate campaign in Alabama to be a drain on his influence, Republican strategists say. With his continued support of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, former White House

MSN.COM - 2017-11-18 14:34:12

11 Scenarios For How The Roy Moore Saga Could Play Out

Sexual assault allegations against Roy Moore have reverberated from Alabama to Washington, D.C. Many Republican leaders have pulled their support from Moore. They include Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner, the head

NPR - 2017-11-18 14:30:00

Progressive pastors say Roy Moore unfit for US Senate

An attorney for Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore is attempting to discredit a woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by Moore in 1977. Phillip Jauregui says a year book she claimed bears Moore's signature doesn't appear to be real. (Nov. 15) Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey speaks to the media Friday, N

REGISTER-HERALD - 2017-11-18 20:13:48

Roy Moore digs in, boosted by top Alabama Republicans

Embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore, bolstered by the support of top Alabama Republicans, dug in Thursday against calls for him to withdraw from a December special election because of multiple allegations of sexual misconduct. The 70-year-old retired judge attempted to shield himself from political

WASHINGTON EXAMINER

What the Left Understands About Al Franken That the Right Will Never Understand About Roy Moore

It has long been said that in the United States there are two political parties: the stupid party and the evil party. I shouldn't have to tell you which is which, but if you need assistance the past couple of days should be illustrative. On the stupid side of the equation, you have the Roy Moore ker

REDSTATE

Morning Digest: Bob Menendez's trial ends in a mistrial a year away from Election Day

NJ-Sen: On Thursday, Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez's bribery trial ended with the judge declaring a mistrial after jurors failed to reach a unanimous verdict. It's unclear if the government will seek a new trial, though GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell called for the Senate Ethics Committee to inves

DAILY KOS

Consider the Source, America! Accusers are Guilty!

All politics formed against Christ and His Gospel end at last in the destruction of those who contrived them. -George Whitefield It never ceases to amaze me of the absolute criminal conduct of the state-controlled media that continuously puts the cameras and microphones up to the mouths of corrupt p

FREEDOM OUTPOST

The GOP just took another huge step forward on their tax-cut plan

President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellEvan Vucci/AP Images The Senate Finance Comittee reported the GOP tax plan, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, on Thursday. The approval came after a tense four-day markup of the bill. The TCJA will be considered by the full Senate after the w

BUSINESS INSIDER

Congressional leaders close in on deal to raise spending levels

Aides for House Speaker Paul Ryan, left, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, right, and top Democrats have been meeting in recent weeks to hammer out an agreement on raising spending curbs. Top congressional leaders are getting closer to a deal on raising the federal government's overall spendi

MARKETWATCH - 2017-11-17 17:58:00

Alabama GOP rebuffs pressure to abandon Roy Moore

Getty The Alabama Republican Party is shrugging off pressure from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellMcConnell expects Paul to return to Senate next weekFormer Hill staff calls for mandatory harassment trainingGaming the odds of any GOP tax bill getting signed i

THE HILL

NBC News: Alabama Senate Race Becomes Referendum Battle Between Mitch McConnell and Roy Moore

Roy Moore is on the warpath against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. As Republicans here reckon with allegations of sexual misconduct against Moore, their nominee in next month's Senate election is trying to turn the race into a referendum on whether McConnell has spent too much time on Alaba

BREITBART - 2017-11-17 23:10:14

Moore targets female accusers as critics decry intimidation

Ever defiant, Republican Roy Moore's campaign on Thursday lashed out at the women accusing him of sexual misconduct, declaring "let the battle begin." Women's advocates decried the talk as worn intimidation tactics in a desperate attempt to keep his imperiled Senate bid alive. Moore ignored mounting

MACON TELEGRAPH

The Surest Way to Keep Roy Moore Out of the Senate Is by Electing His Opponent

GOP talk of resignations, rescheduled elections and write-ins reject the reality on the ground: Moore has a credible opponent who can beat him. Republicans elites feel so entitled to the Alabama Senate seat that Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III vacated to become Donald Trump's Attorney General that

NATION - 2017-11-17 23:12:01

Selective outrage: Trump criticizes Franken, silent on Moore

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is displaying selective outrage over allegations of sexual harassment against prominent men in politics, as his own tortured past lingers over his response. Trump moved quickly Thursday to condemn accusations against Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken as "really

WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

It's been 155 years since the Senate expelled a member. Could Roy Moore be next?

If one needed another example of just how rare this moment is in American politics, one should pay attention to what US Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell is up to. McConnell reportedly told his Republican colleagues this week that should fellow Republican Roy Moore of Alabama win the special S

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