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Ben Wolfgang

The Washington Times


Last updated: Feb 29, 2024

Ben Wolfgang is an award-winning national security correspondent for The Washington Times, covering foreign affairs, the U.S. military, geopolitics, counterterrorism, and other related issues. Ben also co-writes The Times’ daily Threat Status newsletter and is the co-host and producer of the weekly Threat Status podcast. Before moving to the national security desk in 2018, he covered the White House during the Obama administration, the 2012 and 2016 presidential elections, Congress, energy and climate change, and politics. Ben is also an accomplished musician and a regular guest lecturer for journalism classes at his alma mater, Shippensburg University. 

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