Vice President Pence on Tuesday tweeted his congratulations to Roy Moore for winning the state's GOP primary against Sen. Luther StrangeLuther Johnson StrangePandemic proves importance of pharmaceutical innovation The Hill's Morning Report - Biden assails 'epidemic' of gun violence amid SC, Texas shootings Trump faces test of power with early endorsements MORE, affirming the Trump administration's support despite having backed Strange in the race.
"Congratulations Roy Moore! We are thrilled you ran on the #MAGA agenda & we are for you!" Pence tweeted to the candidate, who ran a grassroots-focused campaign against Strange.
Congratulations Roy Moore! We are thrilled you ran on the #MAGA agenda & we are for you!— Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PencePence to deliver address on 'educational freedom' in Virginia Obama looks to give new momentum to McAuliffe The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Uber - Manchin, Sanders in budget feud; Biden still upbeat MORE (@mike_pence) September 27, 2017
Pence's tweet comes a day after he rallied for Strange in Alabama. "Our president needs Luther Strange back in the United States Senate so he can finish the job," Pence told a crowd in Birmingham, according to AL.com.
Pence also tweeted Monday urging people to support Strange. "My friends in Alabama, the election is tomorrow. And we need every single one of you to show up and cast your ballot for @lutherstrange!" he wrote.