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Roy Moore Still In Race, As Senate Leaders Scramble For Tax Plan Votes

Campaign staff members set up signs before the start of a 'Women For Moore" rally in support of Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Roy Moore, in front of the Alabama State Capitol, Nov. 17, 2017 in Montgomery, Ala.
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Campaign staff members set up signs before the start of a 'Women For Moore" rally in support of Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Roy Moore, in front of the Alabama State Capitol, Nov. 17, 2017 in Montgomery, Ala. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

President Trump has still not weighed in on whether Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore should stay in the race, after several women accused him of sexual assault when they were teenagers.

On Fox News Monday morning, Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway avoided answering a question about whether she wants people to vote for Moore, saying, “I’m telling you that we want the votes in the Senate” to get the Republican tax bill passed.

NPR’s Ron Elving (@NPRrelving) joins Here & Now‘s Robin Young to discuss the latest.

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