Dec 1, 2017 - Politics & Policy

Trump holding a rally near Alabama border days before election

Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP

President Trump is holding a rally in Pensacola, Florida next week, just miles from Alabama, Bloomberg reports. The rally will be four days before Alabama's special U.S. Senate election featuring Roy Moore and Doug Jones.

Why it matters: Steve Bannon plans to campaign for Republican Roy Moore next week as well. Trump's visit may draw more attention to Moore, who is under intense scrutiny for a number of sexual harassment allegations, without explicitly campaigning for him.

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