As the Big Ten Conference announced it will play football this fall, President Trump took to Twitter to praise the decision and take credit for making it happen. However, a Big Ten university president told NBC News that the president had “nothing to do” with the decision and that “no one wanted this to be political.” Aired on 9/16/2020.
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