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
WJLA
1100 Wilson BLVD, Suite 601 Arlington, VA 22209

Recent Stories

  1. SENATOR MIKULSKI RETIRING; YOUTH GROUP PREPARES FOR SELMA; HILLARY CLINTON EMAIL SCANDAL; ROUGH WINTER

    Today on NewsTalk...
  2. House in limbo: Beyer says 'dangerous time' to shut down Homeland Security

  3. "The Partisan Divide"; Republicans vs. Democrats in Maryland

    Today on NewsTalk:

    Former Reps. Tom Davis and Martin Frost talk about their new book, "The Partisan Divide."

    Then, Maryland Democrats chafe at what they consider a partisan tone by Governor Larry Hogan in his State of the State. We talk with Senator Jim Rosapepe and Delegate Kathy Afzali.

  4. Metro incident hearing; "Home-state hate"; The End of the Tiger Wodds Era?

    Today on NewsTalk:
  5. Proposed budget cuts; Deflate-gate; Financial squeeze; Winter weather

    Today on NewsTalk:

    Delegates Jay Walker (D-Prince George's) and Anne Kaiser (D-Montgomery) talk about the impact of Gov. Hogan's proposed budget cuts.

    Jay Walker discusses Deflate-gate.

    Washington Post reporter Steven Rich talks about the financial squeeze faced by the African-American middle class in Prince George's County.

    And the latest on the region's next brush with winter weather.