By JAY REEVES
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – Roy Moore has now misplaced extra statewide races than he is gained in Alabama, together with a Senate contest that appeared inside attain. So will the Republican former decide now abandon politics and experience off into the sundown?
In all probability not. As an alternative, he is discussing a potential recount – a longshot at greatest – and depicting himself as a sufferer of false youngster molestation allegations.
A Christian conservative recognized for by no means giving an inch in politics, Moore hasn’t conceded the tight race to Democratic opponent Doug Jones.
Assuming the outcomes of the particular election stand, Moore might run for governor in 2018. It will be his third gubernatorial bid, after failed runs in 2006 and 2010. He might additionally oppose Jones in 2020, when his shortened time period ends.
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