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The who, what, when, where and why of the decisions regarding Stuart Taylor and Doris Kearns Goodwin. Did the NewsHour warn Stuart Taylor? Is this because he is conservative? Is Doris Kearns Goodwin leaving? Will Stuart Taylor return to the NewsHour? Did the White House pressure the NewsHour on the Stuart Taylor issue? A question from Andrew Snow of Atlanta, GA: Did anyone from the White House, executive branch, Democratic Party, Congress or any large PBS donors talk to you concerning Stuart Taylor before you terminated him from the NewsHour as a reporter?
Les Crystal, executive producer of the NewsHour, responds: