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FILE - White House Correspondents Association President Steve Scully appears at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington on July 11, 2007.  C-SPAN suspended its political editor Steve Scully indefinitely after he admitted to lying about having his Twitter account hacked. A week ago, when Scully was questioned about a message he had sent to former Trump aide Anthony Scaramucci seeking advice, Scully claimed that someone had gotten into his account and done that. (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)

C-SPAN suspends Scully after he admits to lie about hack

Oct. 15, 2020 4:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — C-SPAN suspended its political editor Steve Scully indefinitely Thursday after he admitted to lying about his Twitter feed being hacked when he was confronted about a questionable exchange with former Trump aide Anthony Scaramucci. The news came on the day of what was supposed to be a...

FILE - The set is shown during a presidential debate at UNLV on Oct. 19, 2016, in Las Vegas. C-SPAN said in a statement Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, that its political editor, Steve Scully, host of the second presidential debate, didn’t initiate a questionable Twitter exchange with Anthony Scaramucci and that the Commission on Presidential Debates is investigating with help from authorities.
 (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, FILE)

C-SPAN: Debate moderator didn't post questionable tweet

Oct. 9, 2020 10:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — C-SPAN said Friday that its political editor Steve Scully, set to moderate the now-scrapped second presidential debate, didn’t initiate a questionable Twitter exchange with Anthony Scaramucci and that Scully's account apparently was hacked. The tweet, which appeared Thursday on...

FILE - In this March 20, 2013 file photo, Alex Cranberg, a six-year term on The University of Texas System Board, looks on during The University of Texas System Regents' audit committee meeting.  Colorado-based oil and gas magnate Cranberg offered use of his French-made Dassault Falcon 900 EX to the Trump campaign. Major donors to President Donald Trump's campaign have found a way to gain influence beyond writing massive checks. They're lending their private jets, too. Records show the campaign has received more than $600,000  in private flights since July 2019.  (AP Photo/Ricardo Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

Friendly skies: Jet-owning donors reap Trump-era rewards

Oct. 1, 2020 2:07 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Pogue, owner of a Texas construction company, provided the use of a private jet to President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign last fall. Several months later, his father received a presidential pardon. Like more than a dozen other big Republican donors, many whose businesses...