by Eric Spracklen
October 22, 2019
in News Posts / Press Releases / Top Stories / In the News / Journalism / Video Releases
Rick Saleeby, Senior Producer of The Lead with Jake Tapper, States Steve Brusk, CNN Politics Supervising Producer, Made ?Advances? on Female Employees During ?Social Gatherings? and Would ?Put His Arm Around Them, Try and Touch Their Leg.?
Saleeby Believes That Steve Brusk is ?Protected by Certain People?Like Other Higher Ups? Within CNN.
Rick Saleeby Recalls Incident with a Young Female Colleague: ?She Had a Skirt on. I Could See the Hand. I Like Grab Her. It Looked Like I Was Being the Assaulter Because I Grabbed Her So Aggressively?to Keep Her from Him.?
Saleeby: ?He Had Already Been Accused of the Things Prior? Which I Found Out??
Saleeby Acknowledges the Gravity of the Situation: ?I?ll Tell You This, In the Climate That?s Going Now, He Definitely Would Have Been Fired.?
Nick Neville, Media Coordinator at CNN, Says It is ?Open Knowledge? That a Female Colleague Got a Job Working with Steve Brusk That ?Appeared Out of Nowhere,? ??It Was Never Posted Online??
Neville Refers to Allegedly Untoward Behavior from Brusk With the Young Female Employee: ??I Mean, He Emails All of Us, But He Would Email and Was Very Friendly to Her. And Then She Just Like Got a Job Like Working on His Team and She Was Like, Oh, It?s Hush-Hush. The Job Was Never Posted Anywhere.?
Neville: ??I Just Thought It Was a Little Strange.?
Christian Sierra, Media Coordinator at CNN, Continues: ?That?s Unethical?That?s Unethical.?
Steve Brusk Tells Project Veritas Journalists to Speak with CNN?s PR Team About Sexual Misconduct Allegations; When Approached in DC, Refuses to Watch Footage.
Rick Saleeby and Jake Tapper Refuse to Speak with Project Veritas Journalists in DC When Approached for Comment.
Project Veritas Calls CNN President Jeff Zucker?s Office for Comment on Last Week?s Multiple Releases Regarding Anti-Trump Bias in the Network; Zucker?s Administrative Assistant Replies: ?We Don?t Have Any Comment, Thanks for Calling.?