Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on allegations against Roy Moore: 'I believe the women, yes' - ABC News

ABC News| Mon Nov 13 13:00:40 EST 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell today said he believes the women who have accused Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of ----- misconduct. Speaking at an event in his home state this morning, McConnell, R-Ky., said he thinks Moore should drop out of the race to fill the Alabama Senate seat. When a reporter asked McConnell, "Do you believe these allegations to be true?" he responded, "I believe the women, yes.” McConnell said they were looking into the possibility of backing a write-in campaign for a different Republican candidate, should Moore drop out — something he has said he no intention of dropping out. The Alabama Republican Party chairwoman spoke out on Monday and pushed bac..

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