Washington Post reprimands editor over tweet criticizing column about Ben Roethlisberger sexual assault allegations

Jan 12, 2022

Washington Post Executive Editor Sally Buzbee told employees that a top editor has been reprimanded over a tweet in which she criticized an SF Gate column that condemned football player Ben Roethlisberger, according to a company spokeswoman.

Lori Montgomery, who is the Post’s business editor, tweeted last week that the column, which referenced allegations that Mr. Roethlisberger had raped women and exhibited bad behavior, was “easily disproven” and “completely FoS.”

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