Caesars releases statement on Paula Deen controversy
Statement on Paula Deen controversy from Gary Thompson, director of corporate communications for Caesars Entertainment Corporation:
Paula Deen has acknowledged
using a racial slur in the past. As a company with a longstanding commitment to
diversity and inclusion, we are deeply disturbed by what we are reading in the
press and strongly object to any use of racial epithets. We will continue to
monitor the situation.