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Roberts, Cokie


ROBERTS, Cokie. American, b. 1943. Genres: Communications/Media, Human relations/Parenting. Career: WRC-TV, Washington, DC, assistant producer and television anchor of Meeting of the Minds, 1964-66; Insider's Newsletter, NYC, editor and correspondent, 1967; WNEW-TV, New York, producer, 1968; KNBC-TV, Los Angeles, CA, producer, 1969-74; CBS News, Athens, Greece, reporter, 1974-77; National Public Radio, Washington, congressional correspondent to news analyst, 1978-; WETA-TV (PBS), Washington, anchor of The Lawmakers, 1981-84; MacNeil-Lehrer News- hour, Washington, DC, correspondent, 1984-88; ABC News, Washington, chief congressional analyst, 1988-, This Week, commentator, 1992-96, This Week with Sam Donaldson and Cokie Roberts, co-anchor, 1996-. Gives lectures throughout the United States; member of boards of directors. Author of weekly syndicated column. Publications: NONFICTION: We Are Our Mothers' Daughters, 1998; (with S. Roberts) From This Day Forward, 2000; Founding Mothers, 2004. Contributor to periodicals. Address: c/o ABC News, 1717 DeSales St NW, Washington, DC 20036, U.S.A.

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