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Post Bulletin| Tue Nov 14 10:45:19 EST 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Roy Moore and the special election in Alabama for the U.S. Senate (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has spoken to both President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence in recent days about the Alabama Senate race and the allegations against GOP candidate Roy Moore. That's the word from two Washington Republicans who spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to publicly discuss the conversations. Senate Republicans, led by McConnell, have called on Moore to step aside, but he has dug in. The GOP is relying heaving on Trump, hoping he can have some sway with Alabama Republicans. The president was return..

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