Roy Moore gets AFL-CIO endorsement

{} {} Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore has picked up a big endorsement in his bid to return to the post. {}The labor union AFL-CIO is now backing Moore.

{} {} {}The group usually endorses Democratic candidates. {}Moore is the only Republican the group is supporting this year. {}The AFL-CIO says Moore has a record of ruling fairly and not being controlled by corporate interests.

{} {} Moore's opponent says the endorsement may help his own campaign. {}Harry Lyon says he hopes the labor endorsement and campaign contributions from plaintiff lawyers will cause Republican-leaning business people to vote Democratic.