Senate Leadership Fund: Mo Brooks ‘lies again’ about ‘100 percent’ support of Trump’s agenda


Mo Brooks is lying once again about his “100 percent” support for President Donald Trump, says the leading Senate Republican organization. Senate Leadership Fund, the super PAC linked to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, is accusing the Huntsville Republican congressman and U.S. Senate candidate of once again “falsely” stating he voted “down the line” on bills supportedContinue reading “Senate Leadership Fund: Mo Brooks ‘lies again’ about ‘100 percent’ support of Trump’s agenda”

Roy Moore blasts Mo Brooks ‘ridiculous’ stance on marijuana legalization


This week, Alabama Congressman Mo Brooks, in a heated race for the U.S. Senate seat now occupied by Luther Strange, declared his support for legalizing medical marijuana. Taking that stance during a Senate race is “absolutely ridiculous,” said former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore, also running in the special election to serve the remainingContinue reading “Roy Moore blasts Mo Brooks ‘ridiculous’ stance on marijuana legalization”

Trip Pittman nets $250K in Senate bid, ‘top-tier’ in Q2 fundraising


State Sen. Trip Pittman raised nearly $250,000 in the second quarter, putting him in the “top tier” of candidates in Alabama’s special election for the Senate seat currently held by Luther Strange. Pittman’s take included a personal loan of $50,000, reports AL.com, and shows he was “among the race’s thriftiest spenders up to the endContinue reading “Trip Pittman nets $250K in Senate bid, ‘top-tier’ in Q2 fundraising”

Jesse Nevel protesting Paul Congemi ‘go back to Africa’ rant at rally Tuesday


St. Petersburg mayoral candidate Jesse Nevel is organizing a “major public event” this week in response to racially charged statements made by fellow candidate Paul Congemi. After video emerged of Congemi berating supporters of the International People’s Democratic Uhuru Movement, telling them to “go back to Africa,” Nevel — the Uhuru-backed candidate — announced heContinue reading “Jesse Nevel protesting Paul Congemi ‘go back to Africa’ rant at rally Tuesday”

Luther Strange mailer blasts Mo Brooks on Trump as Senate primary approaches


About six weeks away from the special primary for Alabama’s U.S. Senate seat, the battle is escalating between Incumbent Sen. Luther Strange and Congressman Mo Brooks, one of his top Republican opponents. A new mailer, paid for by the Strange for Senate committee, blasts Brooks for not supporting then-candidate Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential primary, as well as his criticism after TrumpContinue reading “Luther Strange mailer blasts Mo Brooks on Trump as Senate primary approaches”

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