Jeff Flake

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake sends Democrat Doug Jones a check for Alabama Senate campaign

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake sends Democrat Doug Jones a check for Alabama Senate campaign

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., has said he would support a Democrat over embattled Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore in Alabama. Now, Flake is putting his money where his mouth is.

On Tuesday, the Arizonan tweeted a photograph of a $100 check he wrote to the campaign of Moore's opponent, Democrat Doug Jones.

"Country over Party," the caption reads.

While most Republican senators have distanced themselves from Moore to some degree amid allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances toward teenage girls when he was in his 30s, none have gone as far in the other direction as Flake.

Flake's tweet came a day after President Donald Trump officially endorsed...

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