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Trump's desire for large-scale military parade gets mixed reactions on Capitol Hill
Members of Congress had mixed reactions to President Donald Trump ’s desire for a large-scale parade showing off the might of the U.S. military, with even some Republicans questioning whether a display of tanks and soldiers marching sent the right message or was worth the cost. Sen. Lindsey Graham
Write-in votes still loom over Alabama Senate race
While the final results in Tuesday's upset victory for Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama's U.S. Senate special election won't be known for a few weeks, the unofficial results from the race show that write-in votes may have played a crucial role in determining the outcome of the race. Unofficial
Roy Moore refusing to concede Alabama Senate race, says 'battle rages on'
Twenty-four hours after Democrat Doug Jones claimed an upset victory in Alabama's senatorial election, controversial candidate Roy Moore is refusing to concede the race. Moore released a video on Wednesday night, saying "the battle rages on," and vowing every ballot should be counted. "In this
ANALYSIS: Some winners and losers in the Alabama Senate race
Politics didn't stay local Tuesday night in the special election to fill the U.S. Senate seat in Alabama, as the neck-and-neck race attracted the interest and participation of many major national political figures. The involvement paid off handsomely for some, but the people who bet big on a
Roy Moore's loss in Alabama sparks finger-pointing in the White House at McConnell and Bannon
President Trump has not yet publicly cast blame for Roy Moore 's defeat for Senate in deep red Alabama, but inside the White House, his team is sharply divided and pointing fingers. The top two targets: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon .
Meet Democrat Doug Jones, Alabama's senator-elect
Alabama's senatorial runoff day not only marked the first time a Democrat has won a Senate seat in Alabama in 25 years. It also marked a coming out party for Doug Jones. Jones' campaign for senator was often overshadowed by the bluster of, and litany of accusations against, his opponent, Roy Moore.
What Doug Jones' election could mean for the U.S. Senate
Democrats are already hailing Doug Jones’ victory as a moral triumph, not just for Alabama but for the entire country. Tonight, people across Alabama stood up and loudly rejected one of the most troubling and unfit candidates for Senate that I can recall—and they just as loudly rejected efforts by
Doug Jones wins Alabama Senate race in seismic Democratic victory; defiant Roy Moore does not concede
Doug Jones, a Democratic former U.S. attorney whose long-shot candidacy was bolstered by a wave of sexual misconduct accusations against his opponent Roy Moore , will win the special election to become Alabama's junior U.S. senator, ABC News can project, based on its analysis of the vote. With 100
Support from women hands Democrats victory in Alabama: Exit polls
Negative perceptions among voters over the sexual misconduct allegations against Republican Roy Moore handed the Democrats a rare victory in deep-red Alabama, with broad gender and racial gaps and vast shifts among typically pro-GOP groups in the state, including independents, moderates and
Updates: Democrat Jones projected winner in Alabama Senate race
Polls have closed in the Alabama special election to fill U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ seat in the U.S. Senate. The Senate race has been thrust into the national spotlight after allegations of sexual misconduct against the Republican nominee, former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore . The