Fox News's Dean says 'View' won't book her over Cuomo criticism

Fox News senior meteorologist Janice Dean called out "The View" on Twitter Tuesday, suggesting she can’t get booked on the show because of her criticisms of New York Gov. Andrew CuomoAndrew CuomoInvestigators in Cuomo impeachment probe receive 200 tips Vaccines available to all over 60 at New York walk-in sites New York legislature passes bill restoring voting rights to those on parole MORE

“My publicist asked the @TheView several times if I could come on (to promote my book) but also as someone that could talk about @NYGovCuomo and what I've been doing for 10 months to raise awareness and accountability for my husband's parents' deaths. Guess what they said?”

She also tweeted that the comments made on Monday’s show about Cuomo by "View" co-hosts Joy BeharJosephine (Joy) Victoria BeharIvanka Trump gets vaccine, urges public to do the same Fox News's Dean says 'View' won't book her over Cuomo criticism Meghan McCain and Joy Behar argue over whether antifa 'does exist' MORE and Sunny HostinSunny HostinCNN and MSNBC legal analyst Midwin Charles dead at 47 Meghan McCain hits back at critics of comments decrying 'identity politics' Sunny Hostin: 'I feel like a hostage' to assault rifle owners MORE “saying they’d basically rather have criminal @NYGovCuomo than a Republican governor in office makes me sick.”




Behar and Hostin made the comments after fellow co-host Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi GoldbergCelebs cheer guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin Jill Biden to appear in 'Sesame Street' documentary Fox News's Dean says 'View' won't book her over Cuomo criticism MORE asked her Monday for her thoughts on Cuomo’s ability to govern.

“I don’t know the whole story,” Behar said “But it seems to me he’ll have trouble governing under these circumstances. What worries me is if he resigns and fast forward down the line a Republican becomes the governor of New York state a lot of things will happen that I won’t be happy with. I mean, let’s talk about for a second, Cuomo’s good points.”

“I just think it's interesting that we’re talking every week, feels like practically every day, about Cuomo and asking him to step down and asking him to resign without truly due process, without investigations, which are ongoing, having been held without talking at all about Governor Death-Santis in Florida,” Hostin said, referring to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantisRon DeSantisDeSantis suggests Chauvin jury may have been 'scared of what a mob' would do 34 states considering anti-protest bills introduced by Republicans: report Florida Senate appears unlikely to pass transgender sports bill MORE (R).

An ABC spokesperson for "The View" declined to comment on Dean’s tweets or if the show had chosen not to book her for the show.

A spokesperson for Harper Collins, which published Dean’s book “Make Your Own Sunshine: Inspiring Stories of People Who Find Light in Dark Times,” also did not immediately reply to questions about Dean’s comments or if she had requested to be on "The View."


In the same Twitter thread, Dean also praised "View" co-host Meghan McCainMeghan Marguerite McCainKinzinger is first GOP lawmaker to call on Gaetz to resign Meghan McCain calls on Gaetz to resign Meghan McCain criticizes Biden for lack of action on Russia, Navalny MORE, something she’s done in the past when commenting on the show. 

“I must say that @MeghanMcCain has been trying to shout for months about Cuomo, but when you have all the other women drowning her out and saying NO to her good friend who has been screaming for 10 months, it's kinda telling where their loyalties are.”