In Huge Upset, Doug Jones Wins Election In Alabama For the first time in 25 years, Alabama has elected a Democrat to the U.S. Senate. Doug Jones beat Republican Roy Moore, who had been dogged by accusations of sexual misconduct, in the state's special election yesterday. This episode: host/congressional reporter Scott Detrow, congressional correspondent Susan Davis, political editor Domenico Montanaro and national correspondent Debbie Elliott in Alabama. Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org. Find and support your local public radio station at npr.org/stations.
NPR logo

In Huge Upset, Doug Jones Wins Election In Alabama

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/570606960/570676550" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
In Huge Upset, Doug Jones Wins Election In Alabama

In Huge Upset, Doug Jones Wins Election In Alabama

In Huge Upset, Doug Jones Wins Election In Alabama

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/570606960/570676550" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

For the first time in 25 years, Alabama has elected a Democrat to the U.S. Senate. Doug Jones beat Republican Roy Moore, who had been dogged by accusations of sexual misconduct, in the state's special election yesterday. This episode: host/congressional reporter Scott Detrow, congressional correspondent Susan Davis, political editor Domenico Montanaro and national correspondent Debbie Elliott in Alabama. Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org. Find and support your local public radio station at npr.org/stations.