Congressman Chaka Fattah Mourns the Death of Journalist Acel Moore

Fattah releases the following statement following the death of longtime friend and award-winning journalist Acel Moore.

Feb 13, 2016, 19:54 ET from Office of Congressman Chaka Fattah

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Acel Moore was one of a kind.  He was a prolific writer, inspiring mentor and visionary leader.  One of the founding members of the National Association of Black Journalists, he considered it an honor to provide counsel and leadership for students and other aspiring journalists.  Acel was a friend who I respected and admired.  A giant in his profession, he will be missed.  My thoughts and prayers go out to his wife Linda Wright Moore and his entire family."

SOURCE Office of Congressman Chaka Fattah