"She was a mentor to so many across the industry and her professionalism was respected across the political spectrum. She was a journalist's journalist and set an example for all around her."
Saddened by the passing of Gwen Ifill – a true trailblazer in her field and a role model for young women journalists across the nation.— Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi) November 14, 2016
I am saddened to learn about the passing of Gwen Ifill—an incredibly talented and respected journalist.— Paul Ryan (@SpeakerRyan) November 14, 2016
A photo posted by Madonna (@madonna) on