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

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The news came on the day of what was supposed to be a career highlight for the 30-year C-SPAN veteran.
Scully said that when he saw his tweet had created a controversy, "I falsely claimed that my Twitter account had been hacked."

He had been frustrated by Trump's comments and several weeks of criticism on social media and conservative news outlets about his role as moderator, including attacks directed at his family, he said.

"These were both errors in judgment for which I am totally responsible for," Scully said. "I apologize."

He said he let down his colleagues at C-SPAN,…
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