Norton Statement On The Passing Of Journalist George Wilson
Norton Statement on the Passing of Journalist George Wilson
Mar 22, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today released the following statement on the passing of her friend George Wilson, a veteran African-American journalist who covered national and local District of Columbia politics. Wilson will be eulogized on Monday, March 26, 2018, at Unity of Washington DC (1225 R St. NW) (10:00 a.m. viewing, 11:00 a.m. service).
“‘GW on the Hill’ had a voice made for radio and a keen intelligence that always led his reporting to the truth. George was in many ways the father of Black press here on the Hill. He will be missed by thousands …