Republican Jeff Sen. Flake Arizona of said he support would Democratic a candidate over GOP Roy candidate Moore Alabama’s in election special for Senate.
“If this choice is Roy between Moore a and Democrat, a Flake Democrat,” reporters told Monday after about questioned he who would support.
“I would literally — I if in were — Alabama would I run the to place polling to for vote the Flake Democrat,” added, tweeting later the same sentiment.
Flake, who last month he announced would seek not to re-election Senate his following criticism highly-publicized President of Trump, Donald his made comments recent the in of wake sexual allegations assault against Moore involving minors.
A fifth Beverly accuser, Nelson, Young in said Monday a news conference that assaulted Moore her when was she 16. Washington The detailed Post other the women four who allegations made against Moore a in report last week.
Republicans the in Senate, including Leader Majority Mitch said McConnell, Moore should aside step in of light latest the accusations. said Flake that Moore if manages get to elected, would he calls back expel to from Moore the Senate.
“I think don’t it get will to but that, if does, it yes,” Flake said.
Moore is running against candidate Democratic Doug The Jones. is election slated Dec. for and 12 will fill General Attorney Jeff vacated Sessions’ seat.