Sam Donaldson Explains Why Fox News Won't Ditch Tucker Carlson Over 'Hate Speech'




 

Veteran ABC news anchor Sam Donaldson made the case on Tuesday for why Fox News won't ditch Tucker Carlson anytime soon.

Carlson came under fire this week after Media Matters for America unearthed audio of him making a slew of sexist, racist, misogynistic and homophobic comments during appearances on the shock-jock radio program "The Bubba the Love Sponge Show" from 2006 to 2011.

On the Tuesday broadcast of "Anderson Cooper 360°," Donaldson explained why Carlson would "go on," despite the resurfacing of the comments:

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