All posts tagged "Alabama"

  • Moore Accuser Leigh Corfman Sues For Defamation

    Leigh Corfman, who said former Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore had sexual contact with her when she was 14 and he was 30-plus years old, has filed a defamation lawsuit against Moore in a Montgomery, Alabama court. The...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Roy Moore
    Roy Moore Files Laughable Challenge To Election Loss

    Roy Moore, who was the Republican candidate for Senator in a contest held in Alabama earlier this month, is still refusing to concede his electoral loss to Democrat Doug Jones, who won the state despite overwhelming odds...

    • Posted December 28, 2017
  • Moore Mathematically Eliminated From Alabama Recount

    Republican Roy Moore has repeatedly evoked the phrase “God is in control” in his refusals to concede the Alabama Senate race to Democrat Doug Jones. If that’s the case, then it turns out this time that God...

    • Posted December 21, 2017
  • Democrats See A South That’s Suddenly In Play

    Piggybacking on the historic victory by Doug Jones in the Alabama Senate race, Democrats are now looking to other key races in the South that perhaps seemed unwinnable before but now could be swung to the blue...

    • Posted December 20, 2017
  • Democrats say Doug Jones should get to vote on the tax bill.
    Dems Call For Tax Vote Delay Until Jones Is Seated

    Republicans are waking up to the reality of a Doug Jones victory in Alabama last night, and now Democrats are demanding that a vote on the GOP’s tax plan be delayed until Jones is able to be...

    • Posted December 13, 2017
  • Right-Wing Project Veritas Fails To Troll Legitimate News Organization

    Project Veritas, a right-wing organization led by James O’Keefe, often tries to subvert subjects of its so-called “documentaries” by trying to trick them into saying otherwise unsavory things that might embarrass their brand. The highly-edited videos were...

    • Posted November 28, 2017
  • Roy Moore
    Moore Campaign Communications Director Calls It Quits

    The Washingtonian reports that Roy Moore’s communications director quit the campaign last week as reports of the Senate candidate’s sexual misconduct with teenagers keep coming. His departure leaves the team scrambling to fill the role just weeks...

    • Posted November 24, 2017
  • Trump Signals Support For Beleaguered Candidate Roy Moore

    President Donald Trump defended Republican senate candidate Roy Moore on Tuesday, all-but-endorsing him in remarks with reporters. Moore has been accused of inappropriately touching teenage girls, some as young as 14-years-old, during his years as an assistant...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
  • Local Alabama police chief Bryan Hammond
    Alabama Police Chief Suspended for Sex Abuse ‘Joke’

    A local police chief in Alabama now finds himself  suspended without pay after joking about sex abuse in a Facebook message where he accused Democratic candidate Doug Jones of sexual misconduct decades ago. Bryan Hammond will be...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
  • Alabama Election Officials Expect Lower Turnout In Wake Of Moore Controversy

    Alabama’s Secretary of State John Merrill is expecting turnout to be a quarter of a million votes lower than he had initially expected, NBC News reported on Monday. Instead of a turnout rate of around 25 percent, Merrill...

    • Posted November 21, 2017