Candy Crowley, the veteran CNN political correspondent and host of CNN's State of the Union, will leave after 27 years with the network, CNN president Jeff Zucker announced in a memo to staff on Friday.
"[I]t is with mixed emotions, that I wanted to let you know that
Candy has let us know that she has made the decision to move on, so she
can embark on the next chapter of her already prolific career," Zucker
wrote. "As difficult as it is for us to imagine CNN without Candy, we
know that she comes to this decision thoughtfully, and she has our full
Zucker did not mention who would replace Crowley on State of the
Union, the network's Sunday public affairs program. The network will be keeping the show, a spokesperson confirmed.* (Continues)