Whether MSNBC or CNN, Spitzer Vies for TV Gig

By Andrew Gauthier 

Washington Post

Eliot Spitzer likes being on television.

The former New York governor often rises early to banter on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” talk show. On Monday, he taped an interview with Julie Menin, a community board activist for her show “Give and Take,” on a local channel called New York Nonstop. On Tuesday, he talked about New York politics for an “exclusive” special edition of NY1’s roundtable, “Inside City Hall.”


Several television and radio outlets have approached Spitzer, who resigned in a prostitution scandal in March 2008, about hosting possibilities, according to a source close to the former governor. More…