On Monday, Barack Obama campaigned against Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore and strongly encouraged Alabamians to vote for Democratic candidate Doug Jones, as reported by CNN.
Everything You Need to Know About Barack Obama’s Advocacy for Doug Jones
Obama delivered the following remarks on Monday afternoon via robocalls:
Unlike Obama, President Trump has actively campaigned against Jones, while supporting his opponent Moore.
What Do Americans Think of Obama’s Endorsement of Jones?
Obama’s endorsement comes on the eve of the Alabama Senate election. While Jones has faced criticism for what some voters view as extreme leftist policies, Moore has landed in hot water as well. The Republican Alabama Senate candidate is currently facing several accusations of sexual misconduct. Multiple women have alleged that he behaved inappropriately with them when they were young teens. However, on Saturday, Beverly Nelson, one of Moore’s accusers admitted to forging a key piece of alleged evidence.
With less than 24 hours left before Alabamians vote on who should represent them in the Senate, Americans across the nation have not hesitated to weigh in and share their thoughts on Obama’s latest endorsement:
Judge Moore Should Thank Obama: His Endorsement Is the Kiss of Death for Doug Jones in Alabama! https://t.co/5MPclqIaKH
— Larry Klayman (@LarryEKlayman) December 11, 2017
DON'T BELIEVE FAKE POLLS TRYING TO MAKE U STAY HOME! TRUMP SUPPORTS JUDGE MOORE WHO STANDS FOR GOD, BIBLE, TEN COMMANDMENTS & USA WHILE OBAMA WHO MOCKS THE BIBLE & OUR COUNTRY IS CAMPAIGNING FOR DOUG JONES! MOBILIZE EVERYONE! GET OUT THE VOTE FOR MOORE! CALL TO SPIRITUAL BATTLE!
— profcarrington (@profcarrington) December 12, 2017
Doug Jones is a baby-killing, #Obama-loving, gun-grabbing communist democrat. But I repeat myself.
— Green Arrow, Merry Christmas (@LibertySeeds) December 12, 2017