Katie Couric Speaks On Matt Lauer Scandal: “This Was Not The Matt We Knew”

Katie Couric, the long-time partner of Matt Lauer on the Today show, has issued her first extensive comments on his sexual harassment scandal and subsequent firing.
“The whole thing has been very painful for me,” Couric said to People magazine. “The accounts I’ve read and heard have been disturbing, distressing and disorienting and it’s completely unacceptable that any woman at the Today show experienced this kind of treatment.”
Couric claimed she had “no idea” about the…

Katie Couric, the long-time partner of Matt Lauer on the Today show, has issued her first extensive comments on his sexual harassment scandal and subsequent firing. "The whole thing has been very painful for me," Couric said to People magazine. "The accounts I've read and heard have been disturbing, distressing and disorienting and it's completely unacceptable that any woman at the Today show experienced this kind of treatment.” Couric claimed she had “no idea” about the…