Dec 11, 2017 - Politics & Policy

Graham: Moore victory would be "gift that keeps on giving" for Dems

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Sen. Lindsay Graham has said Moore's fate should be left up to Alabama voters. Photo: Musadeq Sadeq / AP

Sen. Lindsay Graham said Monday in a CNN interview that if Roy Moore — accused of sexual misconduct by nine women — is elected to the U.S. Senate Tuesday, his victory will "define the 2018 elections." Republican candidates will be "asked about a thousand times" about Moore, he said.

“Roy Moore will be the gift that keeps on giving for Democrats ... [T]o think you can elect Roy Moore without getting the baggage of Roy Moore is pretty naive. I wish he would have stepped aside ... We'll see what the people of Alabama decide."

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