ブリットとブルックスの間の決選投票は、どちらの候補者も 50% 5月の投票の 24 バーニー・サンダースは、民主党議員に対して進歩的なジェシカ・シスネロスを支持します. 両方の候補者は引退したセンを置き換えるために走っていました. ミッチ・マコーネルはトランプの「オールドクロウ」の侮辱に反応する, R-アラ。, 以上を務めた人 35 years in Congress and tossed his support behind Britt.
トランプ, who has weighed in on multiple races taking place across the country ahead of the 2022 midterm elections and received immense support from Alabamians in both the 2016 そして 2020 大統領選挙, initially endorsed Brooks last year. 彼 later rescinded his endorsement and accused Brooks, one of few members in Congress who offered overwhelming support for Trump following his loss in the 2020 大統領選挙, of going “目が覚めた” when he told voters in the state it was time to place focus on the 2022 そして 2024 選挙.
Two weeks before the runoff election, Trump endorsed Britt as she gained in the polls and said in a statement that she is “a fearless America First Warrior.” Speaking to Fox News Digital in an interview last week, Britt said she was “excited and grateful” to have Trump’s support as “people are ready for new blood.”
“Alabamians loved the president,” 彼女はその時に言った. “They miss the America First agenda and they are ready for our country to get back on track.”
Ahead of the election, ブルックス, who told Fox News Digital he had not spoken with Trump since he lost his endorsement and insisted during an interview last week with AL.com that the former president “has no loyalty to anyone or anything but himself,” said he was the “MAGA candidate” レースで. Britt responded to Brooks’ remarks and insisted that Trump had “told who the MAGA candidate” was in the race.
Britt formerly served as an aide to Shelby and served as his chief of staff from 2016 に 2018.
Britt will now face off against Will Boyd, the state’s Democratic nominee for Senate, in the Nov. 8 general election where she is expected to succeed in the deep red state.
Boyd is a pastor and a former Democratic Party county chair.