"I stand with the Majority Leader on this", Utah Republican Senator Orrin Hatch tweeted on Monday. "I was terrified. He was also struggling to pull my shirt off", she said.
She then fell out of the vehicle and he drove away.
In response, Moore and his campaign say that he "has never had any sexual misconduct with anyone". The woman, Beverly Young Nelson, said at a press conference that Moore sexually assaulted her when she was 15 and 16.
Bannon has identified the flawless person to convince Alabama voters who might be wavering on Roy Moore that the GOP Senate candidate's alleged pursuit of teenage girls is nothing more than a smear campaign by Democrats, establishment Republicans and the media, all working in cahoots: NBC's Chuck Todd. "Allred was the attorney who claims credit for giving us Roe v. Wade which has resulted in the murder of tens of millions of unborn babies", Moore campaign chairman Bill Armistead said in a statement released before Allred's press conference began.
"Roy Moore needs to step aside now", he told CNN's Jake Tapper.
When the Post's story first broke last Thursday, McConnell had said Moore should step aside if the allegations were true.
But now, there are indications that this effort to undermine Moore's candidacy may be unraveling.
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It is too late to remove Moore's name from the ballot, but McConnell told reporters he was "looking at" potential write-in candidates who could mount a successful campaign.
But the state party and many other Alabama Republicans have not wavered in their support of Moore, who scored a decisive primary victory in September over Luther Strange, who was appointed to fill the Sessions seat on an interim basis and was supported by President Donald Trump.
Breitbart News chairman Stephen K. Bannon appears at a rally September 25 for U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore in Fairhope, Ala. He has failed conservatives and must be replaced.
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Gibson's "allegation" is that she and Moore kissed twice.
Four surveys of voters taken in Alabama, a southern state, in the immediate aftermath of the newspaper story and Moore's adamant rejection of it show him to be in a close race with Jones, separated by a few percentage points, with a significant share of undecided voters.
Alabama will hold a special election on December 12 to fill the Senate seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
In a further indication of Democrats' caution, the party's No. 2 Senate leader, Richard Durbin, dodged a question Sunday about what the Senate should do if Moore is elected.