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President Trump Bet On College Football To Help Win Key Swing States. A New Poll Shows Fans Aren't Buying It

1 month ago   |   By Time

Going into the home stretch of the 2020 presidential election, President Trump has seized on an unusual political tactic: take credit for the return of Big Ten football to appeal to sports-crazy voters in key Midwestern swing states.
When conference officials announced Aug. 11 that they would postpone t he football season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Trump slammed the decision, lobbying publicly for a return to the gridiron. On Sept. 16, Big Ten officials reversed course. The season opener, between Illinois and Wisconsin, kicks off Friday night, and tomorrow will see a full slate of...
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