what happened to matt lauer
Matthew Todd “Matt” Lauer (born December 30, 1957) is an American television journalist and host of The Today Show. He is also a contributor for Dateline NBC. He was previously a news anchor for The Today Show in 1994 and anchor for WNBC in New York City and a local talk-show host in Boston, Philadelphia, Providence, and Richmond. He was also host of PM Magazine (or “Evening Magazine” 1980–86). In the early 1990s, Lauer hosted segments of HBO Entertainment News.
The Today show’s Matt Lauer gets the first post-Trump inauguration interview with former Pres. George W. Bush.
Lauer interviewed President George W. Bush three times while in office, including a pivotal sit-down on the eve of the Republican National Convention August 2004.
I am glad hard working g #MattLauer is off for President's Day. He is as bad as the late night talk show hosts. #TodayShow
— Linda Ruth (@LERuth49) February 20, 2017
Matt Lauer has been co-anchor of NBC News’ TODAY since January 6, 1997. He joined TODAY in January 1994 as the show’s news anchor. From September 1992 to September 1996, Lauer was at WNBC in New York City where he served as a co-anchor of the early morning newscast “Today in New York” and as a co-anchor of the early evening newscast “News Channel 4/Live at Five.” He began substituting on TODAY as a news anchor in early 1993 before becoming the permanent news anchor in 1994.