Bruce Morton

American journalist

Bruce Alexander Morton (October 28, 1930 – September 5, 2014) was an American television news correspondent. He worked for both CBS News and CNN. His career lasted over 40 years. In 1964, he joined CBS News. He stayed there for the next 29 years. Morton was based in Washington, D.C., where he was a Congressional correspondent. After leaving CBS in 1993, Morton went to work for CNN. He stayed there until his retirement in 2006.

Morton was born in Norwalk, Connecticut. He grew up in Chicago. He graduated from Harvard University in 1952. He died on September 5, 2014, at his home in Washington D.C., aged 83.[1]


  1. "Veteran CBS, CNN newsman Bruce Morton dies". Retrieved Septemver 6, 2014. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)