CNN chief says Brazile’s leaks to Clinton camp were ‘disgusting’
The cable network accepted Brazile’s resignation on Oct. 14 after it learned about her undisclosed role in backchanneling questions intended for a CNN-sponsored primary debate to Hillary Clinton’s campaign. According to WikiLeaks, which posted hacked emails sent by Brazile to Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, Brazile tipped the Clinton camp to at least two debate questions.
On Monday, a spokeswoman said in response to press calls that CNN was “extremely uncomfortable” with Brazile’s involvement in helping Clinton and had accepted her resignation – two weeks earlier. She didn’t explain why news about Brazile’s status at CNN was delayed for weeks. – READ MORE