Al Kamen

ColumnistWashington, D.C.

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The Supreme Court momentarily puts the wrong Goldberg in a court hearing.

  • Feb 27, 2015

As the attorney general prepares to depart, a very special guest will help unveil his official painting.

  • Feb 26, 2015

The attorney general’s official portrait-- to be unveiled Friday -- was done about five years ago.

  • Feb 26, 2015

A group compared the Gipper with today’s potential Republican presidential candidates.

  • Feb 25, 2015

The Hillary Clinton Super PAC store is giving huge discounts, which could be a sign. . .

  • Feb 25, 2015

After saying President Obama didn’t “love this country,” Rudy Giuliani gets in some beach time.

  • Feb 25, 2015

Politicians and reporters have a long history of wrestling over the issue.

  • Feb 24, 2015

Randy Berry, an openly gay Foreign Service officer, will be the nation’s “heart and conscience” on equality.

  • Feb 23, 2015

Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder stays on top of things this week at a business/legal confab in London

  • Feb 23, 2015

Jailed over campaign funds, he faces fines over — campaign funds. (And can pay them with you-know-what.)

  • Feb 19, 2015
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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.
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