CNN forced Allison Gollust to resign after an investigation found she allegedly tried to help shape an interview with then-Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Gollust, who left CNN this week as its longtime director of communications and marketing, caused quite a stir earlier this month for his relationship with Jeff Zucker, which led to his ouster from office. CNN president position. But as it turned out, Gollust, who had worked for Cuomo, was trying to help shape CNN’s coverage of the governor, The New York Times reported. Ahead of an early March 2020 interview about the pandemic, “Governor Cuomo told a senior CNN executive, Allison Gollust, about topics he’d like to be asked about online, according to one number of people familiar with the matter,” reported The Times Michael M. Grynbaum, John Koblin and Emily Steel. Gollust, CNN’s longtime director of communications and marketing and a former top aide to the governor, passed topics on to CNN producers and then reported back to the governor. Done,” she wrote. On Tuesday, Gollust was forced to resign from CNN after an internal investigation uncovered a series of written communications between her and Governor Cuomo. , including messages about the March 2020 appearance, residents said the episode was the latest example of the close bond between CNN’s leadership and one of the Democratic Party politicians. most famous owner in the country. of Gollust said it was appropriate for her to communicate with Cuomo and “in no way suggest that inclusion of these topics is a condition of the interview, nor does she recommend the interview.” should be limited to these topics only.”

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