Republican presidential Donald Trump took credit for CNN’s potentially record-breaking ratings for its Republican debate on Wednesday night.
Preliminary numbers showed that the debate earned an overall 14.7 rating, indicating that that more than 20 million Americans tuned in to the debate, according to CNN.
Trump reacted to the news on Twitter:
Just announced that in the history of @CNN, last night’s debate was its highest rated ever. Will they send me flowers & a thank you note?
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 17, 2015