The Washington Post

Steve Vogel

ReporterWashington, D.C.


“The Star-Spangled Banner” turns 200 this weekend.

  • Sep 11, 2014

Mr. Murphy, a ranking CIA official during the Cold War, wrote two well-received books about Soviet affairs.

  • Sep 9, 2014

Lt. Gen. Jubal Early’s invasion of the North ended in the District with a desperate Northern defense.

  • Apr 26, 2014

Mr. Hathaway assembled a team that led to the arrest of Aldrich Ames, who sold secrets to the Soviets.

  • Nov 26, 2013

Congressional Gold Medals are awarded to more groups who helped America in world-war era.

  • Nov 20, 2013

Justice Scalia delivered the oath of citizenship to 16 people at an event marking Lincoln’s famous speech.

  • Nov 19, 2013

Government Printing Office says it’s the first time the ‘complete, official version’ has been made available.

  • Nov 18, 2013

The agency marked the upcoming 50th anniversary of JFK’s death by releasing a digital version of his assassination report.

  • Nov 18, 2013

The last living World War II recipients of the Medal of Honor are being honored on Veterans Day.

  • Nov 11, 2013

The Veterans Affairs secretary is trying to transform a giant bureacracy to better care for veterans.

  • Nov 10, 2013
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Steve Vogel is a reporter for the national staff of The Washington Post who covers the federal government and frequently writes about the military and veterans. Based overseas from 1989 through 1994 and reporting for the Post and Army Times, he covered the fall of the Berlin Wall and the first Gulf War, and subsequently reported on military operations in Somalia, Rwanda, the Balkans, Afghanistan and Iraq. Vogel covered the 9/11 attack on the Pentagon and its subsequent reconstruction. He wrote the Military Matters column for the Post, and has also covered politics and law enforcement around the Washington region. Vogel is the author of The Pentagon – A History, published by Random House in 2007, and Through the Perilous Fight, about the British invasion of the Chesapeake in 1814, published in 2013 by Random House.
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