06/09/2011 11:26 am ET | Updated Aug 09, 2011

Sam Feist Assures John King: CNN Supports You

But in addition to the warm fuzzies, Feist took the opportunity to address the future of "John King, USA."

Referring to Page Six's yearlong campaign against King and the show, Feist told his team, "I want to put a rumor to rest. Senior management is behind 'John King, USA.'" "The rumors are false and have always been false," he added.

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