Roberts: “Blessed” To Have Spent “The Lion’s Share Of My Career At CBS”

By Brian 

“For nearly 14 years at the network, and two years at our Miami station, I have been a part of CBS News, and it a huge part of me. Ultimately, though, all relationships must come to an end, and regrettably, it is time to end my relationship here,” John Roberts said in a letter to CBS staffers today. Public Eye has posted the full text. Here’s an excerpt:

“Leaving CBS News will be difficult — no question. The ache of anxious anticipation has been gnawing away at me for some time now. It’s not just the thought of leaving behind the comfort of familiar surroundings. It’s about the many colleagues around the world whom I have come to call friends. It’s about the collective pride we share to put the best product we can on the air. It’s about the spirit of competition and collegiality to drive this beast across the goal line each and every night.

I truly believe that journalism is one of those ‘higher callings’ — and I will feel forever blessed that I had the opportunity to spend the lion’s share of my career at CBS.”

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