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Rep. Mo Brooks seeks US Senate seat in Alabama

Mo Brooks
FILE - In this March 22, 2017 file photo, Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala. is interviewed on Capitol Hill in Washington. Brooks, a member of the conservative Freedom Caucus, is set to announce his candidacy for the Senate in a special election to permanently fill the seat that was held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions and currently occupied by Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file) Source: The Associated Press

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks joined the U.S. Senate race in Alabama on Monday, casting himself as the only proven conservative leader in an increasingly crowded race for

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