Mary Bruce, sometimes referred to as ABC’s first lady is a Congressional Correspondent for the news network which is stationed in Washington DC. She is a living proof that perseverance and hard work always pays. Despite starting her career as a print journalist, she has gone all the way to become not just a congressional correspondent, but also a household name in the United States and the world at large.
Mary Bruce Bio (Age)
Popular ABC news correspondent Mary Bruce was born and raised in Washington DC. Up till date, there isn’t any information concerning her exact birthyear except the fact that she was born in the 1980s. She is however known to celebrate her birthday on the 23rd of May every year, but her exact birth year still remains a mystery best known to her and her parents. She is of White ethnicity and American nationality. There isn’t much information about her parents either, except the simple fact that she was raised by them in Washington DC. Very little is known about Mary’s childhood as she rarely talks about it. However, she once revealed that even as a child, she had this dream of wanting to travel around the world for fun. As fate would have it, her dream did come true eventually, but in the sweet mix of work and fun.
She had her university education at the Washington University at St Louis where she bagged a Bachelor’s degree in History and Spanish. Upon graduation from the university, she secured a job as a print journalist where she was assigned the job of writing on topics related to health care.
ABC News Career
Truth be told, we can’t talk about Mary Bruce even for a minute without mentioning the ABC News Network. We can take it further a little bit by saying ABC made Bruce who she is today. This, however, is not in any way intended to undermine or underscore her hard work or her enormous talent but simply to state the importance of the network in shaping her career. That said, it would be very germane to know how this long-spanning successful relationship between Bruce and ABC started.
In 2006, she was employed by the ABC news network. It’s however important to note that it wasn’t always a bed of roses for Bruce, in fact, at the beginning of her career with ABC, it was the farthest thing from that. At first, she was given the position of desk assistant for the news channel – a job which sounds a little demeaning. Despite that, she did her job with all diligence and dedication. For 2 years, she worked as a desk assistant for the network before her input was finally noticed.
In 2008, she was promoted to the production segment of the news. Shortly after that, she began to make serious impacts, getting hugely involved in the coverage of the 2008 presidential debate and its candidates for the show – This Week with George Stephanopoulos. In 2009, she became a digital journalist for ABC News which led to her being stationed in the White House.
Since 2009, she has been on the rise, with her going on to cover series of events and reports: ranging from covering the re-election campaign of former U.S President Barack Obama to the flow of illegal migrants into Europe, the iconic visit of Pope Francis to the White House, even down to the supposed Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election. Currently, she is a well-recognized congressional correspondent for the ABC network in the White House
Husband, Is Mary Bruce Married?
This ABC congressional correspondent seems to be making headway in every area of her life. She appears to be in total control of the wheel of her life, steering to only one direction – success. Mary Bruce is not just a married woman, but a happy one. She is currently married to Duane Moore who is a native of Alaska and an investment banker by occupation. The couple first met in 2010 under circumstances that are very much unknown to the media but according to Bruce, it wasn’t love at first sight. However, she revealed there was a little bit of likeness at first which was well nursed and later blossomed into a romantic relationship. The duo dated for two years before Moore got on his knees and popped the – would you marry me big question in 2013.
On the 12th of September 2015, they made it official by tying the knot in a private wedding ceremony attended only by members of their families and very close relations. On the 24th of June 2018, their union became even more blessed with the birth of their first and only child. Despite their busy work schedule, the couple still manages to spend as much time as possible together with their little boy.
Her Height and Body Measurements
This sensational ABC News correspondent stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches and has a 36-inch bust, 29-inch waist, and 36-inch hip size which places her in the curvy section. She has a beautiful set of brown eyes which makes her even more appealing and her natural gold coloured hair helps in summarizing her looks and appearance in four words – A very pretty woman. If there ever was an award for the most beautiful news correspondent, we sure got a strong contender in Mary Bruce.