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Roy Moore attacks his female accusers as critics decry intimidation

Roy Moore attacks his female accusers as critics decry intimidation

Ever defiant, Republican Roy Moore's campaign on Thursday lashed out at the women accusing him of sexual misconduct, declaring "let the battle begin." Women's advocates decried the talk as worn intimidation tactics in a desperate attempt to keep his imperiled Senate bid alive.

Moore ignored mounting calls from Washington Republicans concerned that Moore may not only lose a seat they were sure to win but also may do significant damage to the party's brand among women nationwide as they prepared for a difficult midterm election season.

Moore's team showed no such concerns.

"You ask me if I believe the girls. No, I don't believe the girls. I believe Judge...

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