CBS This Morning hosts cheer Susan Zirinsky's promotion to CBS News president, with Gayle King admitting the division has been struggling
"When I heard the news last night, I was doing a happy dance ... on the Upper West Side," King said this morning. "Because I feel that we were sort of like a ship, not sinking, but taking on water. And, I feel that she is somebody who can right the ship, because she gets us, she knows us, and by 'us' I mean this organization."
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