For Roy Moore’s insistent defenders: Here’s why now. - The Washington Post

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Alabama GOP Senate nominee Roy Moore delivers remarks to the Mid-Alabama Republican Club. This is the first time Moore has spoken publicly since allegations of ----- misconduct with an underage girl. (Cameron Carnes/The Washington Post) There’s been a consistent refrain from those seeking to discredit The Washington Post’s reporting that uncovered a 1979 incident in which Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore allegedly fondled a 14-year-old girl: Why now? Why is it only a month before the election that this story came to light, after being unmentioned for the past 40 years? Here, for example, is Moore himself making the argument: “To think grown women would wait 40 years before a ge..

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