Deborah Turness Sends Email to NBC Affiliates

NBC News President Deborah Turness is trying to settle down the NBC affiliates that have been tainted by the Brian Williams saga.

Today Turness sent out an email to the affiliates, thanking them for their support.

Here is the email obtained by FTVLive:

From: <Turness>, Deborah Turness 
Date: Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 2:27 PM

 Dear NBC Affiliate Corporate Group Executives, General Managers, and News Directors:

 I am deeply grateful for your support and patience in these past difficult days. We know how uniquely our brand and yours are connected, and that you are impacted as members of the wider NBC News family.  There is nothing more important to us than to keep the integrity and credibility of the NBC News brand strong. Be assured we will get through this together with your support.

 Thank you for being such wonderful partners,