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Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

8 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer. She was 75. ABC broke into network programming to announce her death and pay tribute. Roberts was the daughter of Hale Boggs, a former House majority leader from Louisiana, and Lindy Boggs, who succeeded her husband in Congress. Roberts worked in local news and CBS News before joining NPR to cover Congress in 1978. She joined ABC a decade later, not leaving NPR. She co-anchored the Sunday...
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Cokie Roberts, renowned US political journalist, dies at 75

Cokie Roberts, renowned US political journalist, dies at 75

8 monthes ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Roberts is described as a pioneer, helping shape the journalism landscape at a time when 'few women had prominent roles'
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Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

8 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By DAVID BAUDER
NEW YORK - Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer.
ABC broke into network programming to announce her death and pay tribute.
Roberts was the daughter of Hale Boggs, a former House majority leader from Louisiana, and Lindy Boggs, who succeeded her husband in the job. Roberts worked in radio and at CBS News and PBS before joining ABC News in 1988.
She was a congressional reporter and analyst who co-anchored the...
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Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

8 monthes ago   |   By Star Tribune

Cokie Roberts, longtime political reporter and analyst at ABC News and NPR, has died at age 75.
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