WJAR Faces Firestorm Over Host’s Comments About Incoming Female Lawmakers Of Color

Sinclair’s Providence, R.I. NBC affiliate postponed an airing of its public affairs show 10 News Conference after the host, Gene Valicenti, came under fire on social media over the weekend for claiming that three incoming female lawmakers of color were striking a “fierce pose” in a picture taken on the steps of the State House.


Gene Valicenti Out As WJAR’s 11 P.M. Anchor