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'The suggestion to take the story to another outlet was first raised by NBC, not me, and I took them up on it only after it became clear that I was being blocked from further reporting.'
The NBC News chairman said, "In many ways, television news stands at a crossroads, and Lester is the perfect person to meet the moment."
It's unclear if he'll make an on-air apology.
Does this incident bring 'public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule' to Williams?
Behind-the-scenes, NBC is still agonizing over whether or not to fire their longtime Nightly News host. But it may already be a done deal in Williams' eyes.
Tom Brokaw is not commenting on his successor's situation.
"In the midst of a career spent covering and consuming news, it has become painfully apparent to me that I am presently too much a part of the news, due to my actions."