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Ifill on PBS NewsHour at the Republican National Convention, August 2012
Gwendolyn L. Ifill
September 29, 1955
|Died||November 14, 2016
Washington, D.C., U.S.
|Cause of death||Endometrial cancer|
|The New York Times
News Hour with Jim Lehrer
The Washington Post
Gwendolyn L. "Gwen" Ifill (//; September 29, 1955 – November 14, 2016) was an American journalist, television newscaster, and author. She was the moderator and managing editor of Washington Week and co-anchor and co-managing editor, with Judy Woodruff, of PBS NewsHour, both of which air on PBS.
Ifill was a political analyst and moderated the 2004 and 2008 American vice-presidential debates. In 2016, she moderate the New Hampshire Democratic Primary debate between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton.
She was the author of the best-selling book The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama.
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