Republican party cuts ties with Roy Moore over sexual misconduct allegations
Republican National Committee pulls out of joint fundraising agreement as senior Alabama senator calls for Moore to be pulled from the ballot
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The Republican Party formally cut ties with Roy Moore on Tuesday as the chorus of Republicans calling for Roy Moore to exit the Senate race over sexual misconduct allegations grew louder on Tuesday.
The Republican National Committee pulled out of a joint fundraising agreement with the party’s Senate nominee in Alabama less than a month before the election, according to a filing with the with the Federal Election Commission (FEC). The move came as the top Republican in the state called for Moore to be pulled from the ballot.Continue reading...