Susan brings to CNSNews.com a strong background in broadcast writing and editing. She joined CNSNews.com in April 1999, after working for 18 years as a television producer and news-writer in the Washington, D.C., Denver, and Greensboro, N.C., television markets. Susan holds a bachelor's degree from Mount Holyoke College and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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August 29, 2016, 9:39 AM EDT
The Obama administration is proposing a new rule that would allow "certain international entrepreneurs" to come to the United States temporarily to start or expand their businesses in this country.
August 29, 2016, 6:43 AM EDT
Plouffe said while "almost all" of Obamacare is working, he believes it's time to consider a "public option" -- a government-run health care plan.
August 29, 2016, 5:36 AM EDT
Despite indications to the contrary from Donald Trump's own mouth, Trump running mate Mike Pence says, "Nothing has changed about Donald Trump's position on dealing with illegal immigration.
August 29, 2016, 5:12 AM EDT
Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus says he knows Donald Trump: "I talk to him every day. I know what he's thinking about a lot of these issues," he told NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday.
August 26, 2016, 9:35 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton says she would not criticize a Republican presidential candidate who took donations from foreign interests while serving as secretary of state.
August 26, 2016, 7:28 AM EDT
Pay no attention to those big premium hikes, the Obama administration told Obamacare subscribers this week.
August 26, 2016, 4:58 AM EDT
Socialist Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) told supporters in Vermont on Monday that although his presidential campaign is over, the grass-roots revolution he inspired will continue in the form of a new non-profit organization.
August 25, 2016, 11:11 AM EDT
In the two years from January 2013 through December 2015, 3.2 million workers age 20 or older were "displaced" from jobs they held for at least three years, most because their plant or company either closed down or moved or their position or shift was abolished, the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on Thursday.
August 25, 2016, 9:30 AM EDT
"Climate change" and "staying relevant" are two of the biggest challenges for the National Park Service as it celebrates its centennial this month, a park service official told CSPAN on Thursday.
August 25, 2016, 7:00 AM EDT
"Hillary Clinton ran the State Department like a failed leader in a third-world country," Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told a campaign rally in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday. "She sold favors and access in exchange for cash."
August 25, 2016, 5:48 AM EDT
It's been more than 260 days since Hillary Clinton gave a press conference, CNN's Anderson Cooper noted Wednesday on his prime-time show. "Will you give a press conference?" he asked Clinton, who joined him by phone.
August 24, 2016, 6:33 AM EDT
When it comes to illegal immigration, "We are going to follow the laws of the country," Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told Sean Hannity on Tuesday. But he also left room for "a softening," saying he doesn't want to "hurt people."
August 24, 2016, 5:33 AM EDT
The White House on Tuesday defended Vice President Joe Biden, who belittled Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in front of foreign leaders in Latvia.
August 23, 2016, 7:24 AM EDT
Judicial Watch on Monday released email exchanges showing that top Clinton aide Huma Abedin provided influential Clinton Foundation donors -- including the crown prince of Bahrain -- special, expedited access to Hillary Clinton when she was serving as Secretary of State.
August 23, 2016, 6:15 AM EDT
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the "effectiveness of the response thus far speaks for itself. And I think, frankly, it's the most effective way to answer any of the politically motivated criticism that the president has faced."
August 23, 2016, 5:50 AM EDT
"But Jimmy, my emails are so boring," Clinton told "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Monday. "And I mean, I'm embarrassed about that, they're so boring. And so we've already realeased, I don't know, 30-thousand-plus, so what's few more?"
August 22, 2016, 9:33 AM EDT
The conservative group that has forced the release of emails that Hillary Clinton wanted to keep private is going to court on Monday, seeking the speedy release of another 15,000 Clinton emails and documents.
August 22, 2016, 8:15 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton's campaign manager said on Sunday that Clinton "will get to work right away" on answering the questions put to her in writing by the conservative group Judicial Watch.
August 22, 2016, 5:32 AM EDT
Republican Donald Trump has made it clear that he wants to build a big wall on the southern border to end the flow of illegal aliens into the United States. But does he still intend to remove the 11 million illegal aliens who already are here? 
August 19, 2016, 9:30 AM EDT
Republican Donald Trump told a campaign rally in Charlotte, North Carolina Thursday that the media spends too much time covering him, and not enough time covering the things that matter: