Fox News' Dana Perino, a former White House Press Secretary who served under President George W. Bush, took time to pay her respects to veteran journalist Helen Thomas after her passing on Saturday.
"First day I ever took the podium she came to encourage me," Perino tweeted Saturday.
See Perino's tweet below:
Rest in peace, Helen Thomas. First day I ever took the podium she came to encourage me. This was that day. pic.twitter.com/wpAl3bMR10
— Dana Perino (@DanaPerino) July 20, 2013