Al Kamen
Al Kamen
In the Loop

Al Kamen, an award-winning columnist on the national staff of The Washington Post, created the “In the Loop” column in 1993. He began his reporting career at the Rocky Mountain News and joined The Post in 1980. He has covered local and federal courts, the Supreme Court and the State Department. Kamen assisted Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein in writing “The Final Days” and Woodward and Scott Armstrong in writing “The Brethren.” Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he graduated from McKinley High School in Canton, Ohio and Harvard College.

Latest by Al Kamen

In the Loop: A name for Anthony Weiner’s restaurant

In the Loop: A name for Anthony Weiner’s restaurant

Rockaway Restoration Kitchen just wasn’t going to do, so Loop readers came to the ex-congressman’s aid.

Hashtag #BlameTheIntern

Hashtag #BlameTheIntern

When it comes to public officials’ social media faux pas, it’s usually the interns who take the fall.

In the Loop: SeaWorld and Disney

In the Loop: SeaWorld and Disney

Despite financial woes, SeaWorld is still awash in political activity

In the Loop: Paul Ryan dislikes Frank Underwood

In the Loop: Paul Ryan dislikes Frank Underwood

The potential 2016 candidate and the other potential 2016 candidate differ on “House of Cards.”