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Renowned ABC News journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died

Cokie Roberts

"We will miss Cokie beyond measure, both for her contributions and for her love and kindness," her family said in a statement.

Posted: Sep 17, 2019 9:34 AM
Updated: Sep 17, 2019 9:53 AM

Renowned ABC News journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died at the age of 75.

Roberts won countless awards, including three Emmys, throughout her decades-long career. She has been inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame and was cited by the American Women in Radio and Television as one of the 50 greatest women in the history of broadcasting. She was named a "Living Legend" by the Library of Congress in 2008.

"We will miss Cokie beyond measure, both for her contributions and for her love and kindness," her family said in a statement.

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