I'm not a big 5 watcher..or Nightbeat. But when I do tune in -says the most interesting man in the world,me- I don't see Veronica.
Maybe these male co anchors see Asian woman as automatically going to be deferential and when they are not- the "get them out of here" pressure builds.
Its been rough on Asian woman in the bay area lately. They seem to be let go asap,or hours cut back. Like a retaliation by the status quo.