Breitbart EIC claims they backed Moore to protect Trump
Breitbart News editor-in-chief Alex Marlow told CNN that his website's attempts to discredit the sexual assault allegations against Roy Moore aimed to protect President Trump against similar claims. Marlow said, "I think part of it is because it's not just about Judge Moore, it is not even just about establishment, anti-establishment. It's about what's coming next for President Trump."
Marlow further blamed mainstream media coverage of the Moore allegations for creating an environment that left Trump vulnerable: