Bruce DePuyt Host,

Bruce DePuyt

Bruce DePuyt is the producer and host of “NewsTalk,” News Channel 8’s daily interview show.

Bruce is a veteran journalist, having covered local, national and international issues for nearly 25 years.

Bruce knows the players -- and he brings them together every day for spirited, informative conversation.

His coverage of local and state politics contributed to ABC7/NewsChannel 8 and Politico’s 2013 Cronkite Award. Washington City Paper named him DC’s “best newsmaker” and readers of the Washington Blade chose him as their favorite TV personality.

NewsTalk airs weekday mornings at 10am -- with replays at 1pm and 11:30pm.

In addition to hosting NewsTalk, Bruce is a regular on WAMU Radio’s “Kojo Nnamdi Show” and he often participates in community forums throughout the region.

Before joining NewsChannel 8, Bruce was a reporter and anchor at WVIR-TV, the NBC affiliate in Charlottesville, Virginia. Prior to that he served as reporter and anchor on "Cable News 21" in Montgomery County, where his weekly talk show, “21 This Week," was honored with a national CableAce award.

Contact Bruce

Phone: (703) 236-9386
1100 Wilson BLVD, Suite 601 Arlington, VA 22209

Recent Stories

  1. Metrorail Issues; Republican Party 2016; NSA Data Collection

    Today on NewsTalk:

    David Alpert with the Greater Greater Washington blog came on to talk about the mechanical woes plaguing Metrorail.

    John Whitbeck, Chairman of the Virginia Republican Party, joined us to discuss the future of the party in the Commonwealth.

    Washington Post reporter Ellen Nakashima discussed the government practice of collecting phone records - and how the debate is shifting to the halls of congress.

  2. McAuliffe: Texas Guard mobilization 'one of the dumbest things I've ever heard'

  3. ‘Washington Business Report’ – April 26, 2015

  4. Same-sex marriage debate; The White House beat

    Today on NewsTalk:

    Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh discussed the gay-marriage debate.

    And POLITICO's Garrett Graff came on the show to talk about White House bear reporters and their interactions with President Obama.

    Watch today's full hour in the clips below.

  5. DC Sports; Hogan's Decisions; Dulles Airport Losing Passengers

    Today on NewsTalk:

    DC Pro Sports reporter Tom Threlkeld discussed last night's big wins for the Caps, Wizards, and Nats,

    Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett talked about the hit MCPS will take if Gov. Hogan withholds funds approved by the General Assembly.

    And Washington Post reporter Lori Aratani weighed in on why Dulles Airport is losing passengers to National and BWI.

    Watch today's full hour in the clips below.