Sinclair Broadcast Group

The following stories Erin Vogel-Fox wrote and produced for Sinclair Broadcast Group. 

All stories will appear published to the WJLA website even though they were published to all Sinclair news outlets. To find my work on other Sinclair sites, please visit their list of stations and type the article title into the search field. Work appears by beat, not by chronological order. 


White House:

Nov. 13, 2018CNN files lawsuit against the Trump administration

Nov. 7, 2018Trump to CNN’s Acosta: ‘You are a rude and terrible person’

May 30, 2018Trump tweets he wishes he picked ‘somebody else’ to be his attorney general

Nov. 23, 2017 – Pardoning the turkey: A White House tradition … sort of

Aug. 11, 2017 – Trump to call Chinese President Xi about North Korea

July 30, 2017 – Trump urges Senate GOP to use “nuke option” to repeal health care law

July 11, 2017 – The evolving roles of the Trump children

July 3, 2017– President Trump to travel to Europe this week in second overseas trip

Capitol Hill:

Jan. 18, 2018 – Senators strive to simplify the federal student loans process

Jan 17, 2018 Lawmakers demand answers from Boeing, SpaceX over delays in space program

Jan. 11, 2018– Senators re-evaluate how to achieve democracy in Syria

Jan. 10, 2018 – Congress takes deeper look at enforcing sanctions

Jan. 9, 2018 – Lawmakers investigate mysterious attacks on US diplomats in Cuba

Jan. 2, 2018 – 5 things Congress needs to confront in 2018

Dec. 13, 2017  – Congress seeks to define president’s role in using military force

Dec. 12, 2017 – Congress debates the role of artificial intelligence in America

Dec. 7, 2017 – Weapons of Mass Destruction office takes shape within the Dept. of Homeland Security

Dec. 6, 2017 – Actor Richard Gere: In Tibet, ‘oppression cannot be tolerated’

Dec. 5, 2017 – Congress evaluates its role building international policy alongside the president

Nov. 29, 2017 – Nov. Congress investigates companies’ use of data to impact consumers

Nov. 28, 2017 – Lawmakers step off Capitol Hill to explore solutions to opioid crisis

Nov. 16, 2017 – Coast Guard stresses need for more funding: ‘We need to be made whole’

Nov. 14, 2017 – Lawmakers review president’s authority to fire a nuclear weapon

Nov. 9, 2017 – Extreme weather derailed NASA’s launched dates for new spacecraft

Nov. 8, 2017 – Lawmakers call for improved TSA security by utilizing CT scan technology for carry-on bags

Oct. 26, 2017 – Lawmakers debate how states should maintain voter registration rolls

Sept. 21, 2017 – Hurricane nursing home deaths cause a bipartisan gut-check in Congress

July 18, 2017 – Five things to know about the GOP budget proposal

July 16, 2017 – Collins: GOP health care bill would lead to insurance that is “barely insurance at all”

June 25, 2017 – Lawmakers discuss possible Senate vote on GOP health care bill

June 22, 2017 – House Transportation Committee talks funding for modernizing US railways

May 17, 2017 – House Transportation & Infrastructure chairman calls for privatizing air traffic control

May 9, 2017 – Health care bill’s changes to Medicaid could pose challenges for nursing home care


June 12, 2017 – Five things to know before Attorney General Sessions’ hearing

May 19, 2017 – Interactive: This week in political news

International Politics:

Aug. 20, 2017 – Korea warns of a ‘merciless strike’ in response to U.S.- South Korea drills

June 2, 2017 – World leaders respond to President Trump’s exit from Paris climate deal

May 25, 2017 – Key member of ‘Five Eyes’ alliance questions trust in wake of intel leaks

May 2, 2017State department issues terry warning for Europe

General Assignment:

May 21, 2019NORAD: Russian bombers intercepted off the coast of Alaska

May, 22,2018New Smithsonian exhibit explores pandemics and infectious diseases

Aug. 16, 2017 – Planning to see the total eclipse? Act fast if you plan to camp

Aug. 7, 2017 – Planning to see the total eclipse? Here is what you will need to watch it safely

Aug. 6, 2017 – Fact or fiction? 5 myths and rumors about solar eclipses

Aug. 1, 2017 – Where will you be for the eclipse? Here’s what you’ll see

July 23, 2017 – Arizona flash flood prompts discussion about warning systems in remote areas.

June 3, 2017 – ‘Hello Siri, Alexa, Google …’ Meet the newest smart hub ‘Essential Home’

May 31, 2017 – NASA plans new mission to ‘touch’ the sun

May 11, 2017 – Cellphone shaped gun could be in stores this summer