ABC Cuts 3 LA Correspondents in Ongoing Downsizing

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Enterprise Report

The Enterprise Report has learned that three LA based west-coast correspondents for ABC News will be let go in a company wide downsizing announced earlier this month by ABC News President David Westin.

Correspondents Brian Rooney and Lisa Fletcher and Laura Marquez have all been told that their services will no longer be needed by the network.


Rooney, who has worked for the network for over two decades, sent an email to other staffers in Los Angeles about his fate directly and expressed his deep personal feelings about the changes for him, his counterparts and the news business itself. More…