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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January 19, 2017, 10:23 AM EST
President Obama authorized "precision airstrikes in Libya last night," destroying two ISIS camps near the city of Sirte, the Defense Department announced on Thursday morning.
January 19, 2017, 7:43 AM EST
At least two members of the Congressional Black Caucus are going where dozens of their fellow Democrats refuse to tread.
January 19, 2017, 6:53 AM EST
Americans are feeling far more upbeat this January than they were a year ago, according to Gallup's annual "Mood of the Nation" poll, which is conducted each January.
January 19, 2017, 5:59 AM EST
Outgoing National Security Adviser Susan Rice includes "pandemic flu" in the list of her biggest nightmares.
January 18, 2017, 12:28 PM EST
As expected, Democrats lined up against Price -- on Obamacare repeal, Medicaid block grants, and women's "reproductive health."
January 18, 2017, 8:07 AM EST
“My question is, and I don’t mean to be rude, but do you think if you were not a multi-billionaire, if your family had not made hundreds of millions of contributions to the Republican Party, that you would be sitting here today?”
January 18, 2017, 7:30 AM EST
When Republican Sen. Richard Burr (N.C.) asked DeVos why it's so difficult to focus on student outcomes -- and so easy to get caught up in "process" -- DeVos addressed what she sees as the main impediment to quality education:
January 18, 2017, 5:28 AM EST
“Do you think that guns have any place in and around schools?” Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) asked Betsy DeVos at her confirmation hearing on Tuesday evening.
January 17, 2017, 8:43 AM EST
A week before President-elect Donald Trump takes the oath of office, the U.S. Transportation Department issued new "guidance" for airline flight crews on how to avoid discriminating against Muslim and Sikh passengers.
January 16, 2017, 12:05 PM EST
“The president and first lady will attend the inaugural swearing in and inaugural address of President-Elect Trump and then depart the United States Capitol via helicopter, as other presidents have done in recent years.
January 16, 2017, 8:40 AM EST
In an interview with The Wall Street Journal over the weekend, President-elect Donald Trump said he would keep sanctions against Russia "at least for a period of time."
January 16, 2017, 8:11 AM EST
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) said the back-and-forth between President-elect Donald Trump and Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) over the weekend is “very unfortunate.”
January 16, 2017, 7:20 AM EST
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) insists that Obamacare replacement should happen at the same time as repeal, and he's produced a replacement bill that will "give access to the most amount of people at the least amount of cost."
January 16, 2017, 6:22 AM EST
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), a member of the intelligence committee, says she believes Russian interference altered the outcome of the presidential election.
January 16, 2017, 5:30 AM EST
Reacting to Rep. John Lewis claim that Donald Trump is not a "legitimate president," Vice President-elect Mike Pence said on Sunday, "Donald Trump won this election fair and square, thirty of 50 states, more counties than any Republican since Ronald Reagan, and the American people know that."
January 16, 2017, 5:04 AM EST
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) says he has a "good relationship" with Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) and has worked with him on criminal justice reform. And while Sen. Paul appreciates Lewis "being a civil rights icon...I would also say that doesn't make us immune from criticism or debate."
January 13, 2017, 11:09 AM EST
"There has to be an investigation into these charges that his campaign coordinated with Russia. He should -- he has to release his taxes, because we have to know--"
January 13, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Right from the start, Harris indicated that because Pompeo supports traditional marriage, he might discriminate against LGBT employees.
January 13, 2017, 5:45 AM EST
Mattis said his main concern is military readiness and force lethality.
January 12, 2017, 10:34 AM EST
Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas) announced on Thursday they are introducing a resolution to end all U.S. taxpayer funding for the United Nations "unless and until" the U.N. reverses a measure condemning Israel.