Chris Cuomo responded to a story in the Washington Post claiming he joined a series of conference calls with the governor’s staff.READ MORE: Ray Of Hope For Irate Retirees After New York City Changes Health Benefits For 250,000 Workers
The report said Chris Cuomo encouraged his older brother to defy calls to resign amid mounting accusations of sexual misconduct.READ MORE: During Questioning In Albany, NYPD Commissioner Shea Backtracks On Bail Reform Law As Big Reason For Gun Violence
“When my brother’s situation became turbulent, being looped into calls with other friends of his and advisors that did include some of his staff, I understand why that was a problem for CNN. It will not happen again. It was a mistake,” Chris Cuomo said Thursday.
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CNN described Chris Cuomo’s behavior surrounding the phone calls as “inappropriate” but said the anchor will not face disciplinary action.