Hillary Clinton tweets on Doug Jones projected win

Washington Following Democrat Doug Jones projected win in Alabama s US Senate race, Hillary Clinton aggregate a bulletin of optimism with her followers on Twitter. Tonight, Alabama voters adopted a agent who ll accomplish them proud, Clinton tweeted Tuesday night. And if Democrats can win in Alabama, we can — and charge — attempt everywhere. Onward! Jones belted out Republican Roy Moore in a chase that remained close for the majority of acclamation night. Jones win comes afterwards a advancing action to ample now-Attorney General Jeff Sessions above seat, with Moore adverse several animal allegations from years ago. Assorted women accused Moore of advancing relationships with them back they were teenagers and he was in his 30s, and some of them accused him of animal advance or abuse.Alabama election: Doug Jones array beauteous win over MooreThe accusations alike during a time of civic reckoning apropos animal advance and harassment, and while assorted associates of Congress additionally faced accusations of inappropriate behavior. Major players from both parties put abutment abaft anniversary of the candidates, including President Donald Trump, who aftermost anniversary appear his abetment of the Republican applicant admitting the accusations adjoin him. Above President Barack Obama recorded a robo-call in abutment of Jones advanced of Acclamation Day. Jones win anchorage the Republican Senate majority to 51-49. s Jeff Zeleny and Eric Bradner contributed to this report.

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