No one doubts that George Stephanopoulos can rise before dawn, read all the major papers, and grill Robert Gibbs at the top of the 7 a.m. hour.
George is moving away from politics
But what if the morning’s guest is the latest cast-off from “Dancing with The Stars?”
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Such questions may soon be answered if, as expected, Stephanopoulos fills the co-anchor spot on “Good Morning America” being vacated by Diane Sawyer. Stephanopoulos and ABC News are still in negotiations, but there’s hope within the network that a deal can be wrapped up sometime next week, according to an ABC source.
Some of Stephanopoulos’ colleagues have questioned whether “GMA” is the right fit for such a well-known political animal, and have even recommended he resist pressure from network higher-ups in New York and instead continue to build upon his considerable political franchise in Washington.
Read more here from Michael Calderone, Politico
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