The president's son took a second shot at Alabama judge Roy Moore on Thursday and pointed out allegations of sexual neglect faced by the Republican Senate candidate during his run in 2017.
Donald Trump Jr.'s criticism came in response. a report that Moore said he would improve his previous run by engaging in "more personal contact with people."
"This can't be right … can it? On the basis of the allegations, I would be away from it, but I hope I'm new to this," Trump Jr. tweeted.
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Moore announced his 2020 candidacy on Thursday despite the foreign republicans criticizing him and President Trump publicly to say he couldn't win.
"Can I win?" Moore said to his announcement on Thursday. "Yes, I can win. I can not only know they can. That's why there is such resistance."
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Trump Jr. also contested Moore's claim that he was not & # 39; t "go against" his father with his decision to run.
"This is pure false news. I can assure everyone that by running, Roy Moore goes against my father and he makes an accident to all conservatives across the country along the way." Trump Jr. tweeted on Thursday.
In May, he also mocked Moore after he dreamed another Senate bid. "You're literally the only candidate to lose a GOP seat in pro-Trump, pro-USA ALABAMA," Trump Jr. tweeted. "
" Driving to an office should never become a business model. If you actually worry about #MAGA more than your own ego, it's time to drive out into the sunset, judge. "
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Republicans in Washington have made it clear that they do not want Moore to run again and say they believe That other Republicans will beat Jones by 2020. The National Republican Senatorial Committee has said its motto over the "ABRM," which stands for "other than Roy Moore. "
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" We believe most Alabama Republicans realize that the nomination of Roy Moore would be the wrapping for this Chuck Schumer Senate seat " "said Jack Pandol, a spokesman for the Senate leadership fund, which is aligned with Senate leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday." It should be seen whether Moore can escape his luggage without his candidacy collapsing under his own weight, regardless of which groups on the outside he does. "
Fox News & # 39; Alex Pappas contributed to this report.