SAD NEWS! Gwen Ifill dies at 61

 

The respected veteran journalist and longtime news anchor of PBS’ NewsHour and Washington Week passed away in hospice care in Washington.  She had been battling cancer.

She moderated two vice-presidential debates 2004 & 2008, she also authored The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age if Obama in 2009.

She previously worked at The Washington Post, The New York Times and NBC News.

 

She will surely be missed!

 

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