Corker outdoes Alexander in critique of Roy Moore

Tennessee’s two U.S. senators have issued short comments distancing themselves from Alabama U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore following reports of the Republican former judge pursuing teenage girls years ago.

Sen. Bob Corker, via Twitter on Saturday (as reported by The Hill):

Look, I’m sorry, but even before these reports surfaced, Roy Moore’s nomination was a bridge too far.

Sen. Lamar Alexander, in a prepared statement (as reported earlier by The Tennessean and echoing several other prominent GOP politicians):

“If these disturbing allegations are true, Roy Moore should withdraw from the Senate race.”


2 Responses to Corker outdoes Alexander in critique of Roy Moore

  • Stuart I. Anderson says:

    When the cannons roar you are going to have one heck of a race on your hands if you try to beat these two into the tall grass.

  • Jerry McDonough says:

    Why is it these “swamp creatures” are so quick to condemn Moore before the truth cones out? Are they hiding something???

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