WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork) – Veteran journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died.
She passed away in Washington Tuesday of complications from breast cancer.READ MORE: Former Aides Karen Hinton, Lindsey Boylan Accuse Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Bullying, Sexual Harassment
She covered politics for ABC News and NPR for decades.
She also worked at CBS News and PBS before joining ABC in 1988.READ MORE: 6-Year-Old Boy Struck And Killed While Attempting To Board School Bus With Brother In Brooklyn
Considered a trailblazer in broadcasting, Roberts went on to win three Emmy awards.
She’s survived by her husband, two children and six grandchildren.MORE NEWS: GameStop Shares Surge Nearly 104% In One Day
She was 75.