The following news story gives tributes to Edward Brooke after his passing on January 3, 2015.
More information about Edward Booke is available at these links.
- Daily Kos, January 10, 1967 - An Important First in American Political History, January 11, 2012
- Washington Post, Edward Burke, first African American Popularly Elected to U.S. Senate, Dies at 95, January 3, 2015
- Wikipedia: Edward Brooke
Edward Brooke has been featured on other posts at Pol Light. To view them search the blog with the label "Edward Brooke".
The photo of Edward Brooke is in the Public Domain.