His lawyer, Phillip Jauregui, held a freakish news conference Wednesday afternoon in which he said Moore's campaign had hired a handwriting expert, and wanted to see a yearbook belonging to one of the accusers who said Moore had signed it to determine whether it was really Moore's writing. She said he stopped when she fell or was pushed out of the auto and claims he warned her no one would believe because he was a county D.A.; her evidence includes a 1977 high school yearbook signed "Love, Roy Moore".
Keurig announced Saturday it had pulled advertising from "Hannity" after several Twitter users questioned the host's coverage of the allegations against Moore.
"I'm a reporter for The Washington Post calling to find out if anyone at this address is a female between the ages of 54 to 57 years old willing to make damaging remarks about candidate Roy Moore for a reward of between $5,000 and $7,000 dollars", says the caller. Cory Gardner of Colorado, said Moore should be expelled from the Senate if he wins. Ted Cruz and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, both of Texas. As of Wednesday afternoon, there was no indication from Moore that he plans to step down. "If you can't do this, then Judge Moore needs to get out of this race", Hannity said.
Moore is running for the seat previously held by Sessions.
Alabama's special election is set for December 12.
But White House officials, coordinating closely with Republicans on Capitol Hill, have been mulling a range of scenarios to thwart Moore's election, which despite the allegations remains a serious possibility in the deep red state.
"We have an explicit policy that prohibits paying sources", she said. Roy Moore has also denied the allegations. He is now asking that Moore to explain himself.
"We deserve answers - consistent answers - and truth", said Hannity, who is generally among the most reliable and consistent media supporters of President Trump and the conservative cause. One of his accusers was 14 when Moore, then an assistant district attorney, initiated a sexual encounter with her.
It's already too late to remove Moore's name from the ballot.
The steering committee of the Alabama Republican Party is expected to meet to discuss how to respond to the scandal enveloping Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore.
If Moore's nomination is withdrawn, the state canvassing board will not certify votes for him. How many men in their 30s are "friends" with teenage girls who they may or may not have dated?
"He's obviously not fit to be in the United States Senate, and we've looked at all the options to try to prevent that from happening", said McConnell, who has encouraged Attorney General Jeff Sessions to mount a write-in campaign.