40% of Alabama evangelicals are now more likely to support Roy Moore after allegations that he sexually molested young girls. Here is a taste of Carlos Ballesteros’s piece at Newsweek:
Talk about loving the sinner!
Nearly 40 percent of Evangelical Christians in Alabama say they’re now more likely to vote for Roy Moore after multiple allegations that he molested children, even as voters across the historically red state now seem to be punishing Moore for his past actions, a new poll shows.
A plurality of evangelicals — 37 percent — described themselves as more likely to support Moore because of recent sexual assault allegations levied against him, while only 28 percent were less likely to do so. Thirty-four percent of the supposedly devout Christians said that the allegations reported last week in the Washington Post made no difference in their support for Moore.
Read the entire piece here.