Britt와 Brooks 간의 결선 투표는 어느 후보도 1위 이상을 얻지 못한 후에 이루어졌습니다. 50% 5월 투표 결과 24 월요일 버니 샌더스는 제시카 시스네로스가 텍사스 민주당 하원의원을 축출하려는 제안을 지지했다.. 두 후보 모두 은퇴한 상원의원을 대신해 출마했다.. 리차드 쉘비, R-Ala., who has served more than 35 years in Congress and tossed his support behind Britt.
지우다, 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 과 2020 대통령 선거, initially endorsed Brooks last year. 그 later rescinded his endorsement and accused Brooks, one of few members in Congress who offered overwhelming support for Trump following his loss in the 2020 대통령 선거, of going “깨어났다” when he told voters in the state it was time to place focus on the 2022 과 2024 선거.
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,” 그녀는 당시에 말했다. “They miss the America First agenda and they are ready for our country to get back on track.”
Ahead of the election, Brooks, 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” in the race. 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 ...에 2018.
Britt will now face off against Will Boyd, the state’s Democratic nominee for Senate, 11 월. 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.