On Saturday night, after NBC’s Kristin Welker, who will moderate the next presidential debate between President Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, reportedly deactivated her Twitter account on Friday. President Trump said at a Wisconsin rally, “She deleted her entire account. I wonder why? I can’t imagine.”
C-SPAN’s Steve Scully, the original moderator for the second presidential debate, was put on administrative leave after he lied about a tweet he had sent. Scully released a statement admitting that he lied about being hacked on Twitter after he had sent a message seeking advice from Anthony Scaramucci as to whether Scully should respond to the president.
The Daily Mail reported that Welker “briefly deactivated her Twitter account Friday … by Saturday, Welker’s Twitter account was turned back on. A spokesperson for NBC told DailyMail.com that ‘she consulted internally, made sure there was two-factor authentication and turned it back on.’”
Trump said of Welker, “’I’ve known her for a long time, she’s