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Brynn Anderson

Moore vs. Jones: The homestretch

We’re entering the home stretch in the race to decide who will be Alabama’s next Senator. Here’s the latest and what we know today:

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What is Roy Moore's record on civil rights?

On the campaign trail, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore raised eyebrows when he said the last time America was great was when families were united "even though we had slavery."

But Moore's history of questionable remarks and actions on civil rights dates back to before the campaign.

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Business community worried about possible Moore win

Not long after the Washington Post ran its first story on accusations regarding Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, the Retirement Systems of Alabama began getting messages.

RSA CEO David Bronner said the pension fund, which runs the state's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, received "a huge number" of emails and some letters from past visitors threatening to never visit the trail again - if Moore is elected Dec. 12.

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Franken references Moore in resignation speech

Al Franken referenced Alabama's Roy Moore in today's resignation speech, with the Minnesota Democrat calling his exit from the U.S. Senate "ironic."