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Steve Herman

Washington, DC
White House Bureau Chief and Correspondent — Voice of America
Covers:  military affairs, nuclear energy, japan, geopolitics, military, intelligence, ne asia, korea, maritime, trade, diplomacy

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Steve Herman is VOA's White House Bureau Chief. The veteran journalist spent 26 years in Asia, including reporting from Tokyo and subsequently as a VOA correspondent and bureau chief in India, Korea and Thailand. He also served as VOA's Senior Diplomatic Correspondent, based out of the State Depa...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Hawking newspapers on a street corner to passing motorists.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

When I started out in school journalism and in radio/TV station there were no word processors or computers.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

It's a calling -- a great mission to have in life.