WUSA to Debut USA Today Political Show

By Kevin Eck 

WUSA_2013_logoOnline show Capital Download with Susan Page will make its TV debut on Gannett owned Washington, D.C. CBS affiliate WUSA.

The weekly political interview show started online on the USA Today website two years ago. WUSA will begin airing it Sundays, starting on February 1.

“We are thrilled to be partnering with WUSA9 and bringing Capital Download to television,” said Larry Kramer, president and publisher of USA TODAY. “Capital Download has consistently made headlines by interviewing the most important influencers in Washington. It will be a great addition to the already strong Sunday morning lineup on WUSA9.”


WUSA anchor Derek McGinty will join current host USA Today Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page for the TV broadcast.