Journalists to share memories of ex-House Speaker
BOSTON (AP) -- A group of well-known journalists will pay tribute to the late U.S. House Speaker Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill during a forum at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.
Journalists Al Hunt, Cokie Roberts, Mike Barnicle and Chris Matthews will share their memories of O'Neill during a forum with former "ABC World News" host Charlie Gibson on Sunday, the centennial of O'Neill's birth.
O'Neill, a Democrat from Massachusetts, served as speaker from 1977 to 1987. He represented his Boston-area district from 1953 to 1987.
He died in 1994.
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