Alabama Senate Seat Race: Doug Jones wins the election

Democrat Doug Jones has won election to the U.S. Senate from Alabama, dealing a political blow to President Donald Trump.

Jones defeated Republican Roy Moore, a one-time GOP pariah who was embraced by the Republican Party and the president even after facing allegations of sexual impropriety.

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An attorney and former prosecutor, Jones rallied voters on a message of moving past the Moore controversies.

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He was buoyed by an influx of national Democratic cash and endorsements.

According to the Washington Post , with 100 percent of the precincts reporting, Jones received 670,551 votes to 649,240 votes for Moore.

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Write-in votes totaled 22,777.


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