Alabama election: Democrats triumph over Roy Moore in major blow to Trump

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Challenger Doug Jones becomes first Democrat to win office in decades, after Moore’s campaign was overshadowed by multiple women’s allegations

Democrat Doug Jones won a remarkable upset victory over controversial rival Roy Moore in the diehard Republican state of Alabama on Tuesday to win election to the US Senate.

By a margin of 49.5 to 48.9 with 91% of precincts reporting, Jones dealt a major blow to Donald Trump and his efforts to pass tax reform on Capitol Hill.

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