Named Iron Pants for His gutsy reporting, never saying no to any assignment. He is the best role model for any young journalist. He started at the bottom and now He is anchoring the number one News Show in the world. His color never had anything to do with His success which should make it all the better. Now, NBC give Him the 50 million that Brain Williams was making and give Brian Williams whatever Lester was making.
— TODAY (@TODAYshow) June 22, 2015
Lester Holt reacts to his permanent anchor position on NBC's Nightly News, but there's a surprise: http://t.co/Dm9mu8kJwI
— E! Online (@eonline) June 23, 2015
— NBC Nightly News (@NBCNightlyNews) June 22, 2015
— TODAY (@TODAYshow) June 21, 2015