Roy Moore’s insurgent victory in the Republican primary for a Senate seat in Alabama has Breitbart News and chairman Stephen Bannon expanding their target list in 2018, Breitbart Editor-in-Chief Alex Marlow told The Hill in a Wednesday interview.
Breitbart was squarely behind Moore in that contest, with Bannon acting as a campaign surrogate and speaking at Moore’s rallies and victory party.
There is an urgency at Breitbart to capitalize on the grassroots energy that propelled Moore past incumbent Sen. Luther Strange (R-Ala.) in a race that is being hailed on the right as a watershed moment in the fight against the GOP establishment.
“I think a lot of people’s greatest fears about this movement and how powerful it is were confirmed yesterday,” Marlow said.
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