“That’s a shame. She was a lovely lady,” Biden said.
First Lady Jill Biden said, “Who didn’t love Betty White? We’re so sad.”
All the major news networks covered her passing, and NBC News broke into regular programming for a special report.
White was 99, just weeks why of her 100th birthday.
FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel tweeted that White was “an icon and a TV legend.”
The U.S. Army issued a statement in which it said, “We are saddened by the passing of Betty White. Not only was she an amazing actress, she also served during WWII as a member of the American Women’s Voluntary Services. A true legend on and off the screen.”
White generally stayed out of the political fray, steering her…