Trump Praises Nascar Fans and Again Rails Against N.F.L. Protests


President Trump walked onto Air Force One on Sunday in Morristown, N.J., to return to Washington.

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WASHINGTON — President Trump praised Nascar drivers early Monday morning for not protesting the national anthem on Sunday, continuing his weekend tweet storm against the N.F.L. over the league’s refusal to punish players who knelt or sat during “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

There appeared to be no protests during the national anthem at a Nascar race on Sunday. And Mr. Trump took to Twitter to praise drivers and supporters.

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