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Republican Roy Moore pulling ahead in two of the latest Alabama US Senate race polls…

The worst is probably over for the former Alabama judge….

With two weeks to go ?

The latest polling has him edging back ahead of Democratic Doug Jones….

Jones is advertising heavily in Alabama….But the state IS a Republican majority state….

There are reports that Black voter’s are not energized there and they are the strongest Democratic vote bloc in that state….

The race IS close…But it appears Moore is back ahead in the polling….

The RealClear Politics polling average now has Moore at a +2% margin….

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Alabama expects lower turnout for Special Senate election next month…

The state election officals are also not inclined to change the date from Dec 12…..

The state’s top election official Monday said he is lowering his prediction for turnout in Alabama’s December 12 special election, a potential measure of how sexual misconduct allegations have roiled the Senate race between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones.

In an interview with NBC News, Secretary of State John Merrill also said his office has just sent local election officials more detailed guidance for processing write-in votes, a result he said of a higher volume of inquiries than his office normally receives from voters across the state.

“As Alabamians, we believe that its best for Alabamians and Alabama election officials to administer Alabama election laws,” Merrill, a Republican, said.

If President Trump were to contact him about altering the date, Merrill said he would hear him out.

“But I don’t see any circumstance today based on what knowledge we have that that’s something that would even merit consideration,”…

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