McConnell was now come out and called on Roy Moore to step aside from the Senate race, saying that he believes the allegations to be true:
NEW: "I believe the women," Senate Majority Leader McConnell says when asked Monday about sexual misconduct allegations against Roy Moore.— NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (@NBCNightlyNews) November 13, 2017
McConnell also said that Moore "should step aside" from US Senate race in Alabama.
LOUISVILLE, Ky (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: Roy Moore "should step aside" in light of sexual contact allegations with girl
— Jonathan Lemire (@JonLemire) November 13, 2017
— Nick Storm (@NStorm_Politics) November 13, 2017
In related news…
NEW: Gloria Allred will hold presser today with Alabama woman who alleges Roy Moore sexually assaulted her when she was a minor.— Evan McMurry (@evanmcmurry) November 13, 2017