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Liberal Outsiders Pour Into Alabama Senate Race, Treading Lightly by JONATHAN MARTIN and ALEXANDER BURNS


By JONATHAN MARTIN and ALEXANDER BURNS

With only hours until the polls open in the unlikeliest of battleground states, Democrats are deploying a multimillion-dollar get-out-the-vote operation in an effort to steal away a Senate seat.

Published: December 9, 2017 at 06:00PM

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Alabama, Despite History of Unruly Politics, Has ‘Never Seen Anything Like This’ by CAMPBELL ROBERTSON and JONATHAN MARTIN


By CAMPBELL ROBERTSON and JONATHAN MARTIN

The wild and ugly campaign for the Senate, fraught with incendiary comments and molestation claims, has left even veterans of the state’s politics searching for parallels.

Published: December 8, 2017 at 06:00PM

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Trump, Rejecting Calls to Stay Away, Speaks at Civil Rights Museum by MICHAEL D. SHEAR and ELLEN ANN FENTRESS


By MICHAEL D. SHEAR and ELLEN ANN FENTRESS

In Jackson, Miss., the president hailed heroes of the civil rights movement even as activists and politicians said his presence insulted the effort to confront the state’s history.

Published: December 8, 2017 at 06:00PM

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