September 13, 2013

Ifill, Woodruff blaze new trail for women on TV

Starting with its broadcast Monday evening, the “PBS Newshour” will feature two women in the anchor chairs. The venerable program – anchored for years by founding fathers Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer and lately by a series of rotating anchors – will be co-anchored by Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill.

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