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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February 8, 2016, 10:36 AM EST
"Let New Jersey be the canary in the coal mine" when it comes to raising taxes on millionaires, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said on Saturday.
February 8, 2016, 10:02 AM EST
President Obama said on Friday he plas to "take advantage of low gas prices to accelerate a transition to a clean energy economy."
February 8, 2016, 7:20 AM EST
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), asked to respond to the North Korea's test of an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the United States, called for an expanded missile defense capacity and a "hardened" electrical grid.
February 8, 2016, 6:49 AM EST
"One of the greatest challenges of our time is climate change," President Obama said in his Saturday radio address.
February 8, 2016, 6:12 AM EST
Republican Donald Trump repeated his call over the weekend for the waterboarding of terrorists to get information out of them.
February 5, 2016, 9:13 AM EST
"Too many young people are sitting on the sidelines," the Labor Department said.
February 5, 2016, 6:17 AM EST
The Congressional Budget Office projects that the labor force participation rate will remain at 62.5 percent through 2016 and then fall by roughly 0.1 percentage point per year, reaching 62.1 percent at the end of 2019.
February 5, 2016, 6:06 AM EST
Hours before the MSNBC-hosted debate on Thursday, NBC News gave Hillary Clinton a good way to answer the question that NBC's Chuck Todd would ask her that very night:
February 4, 2016, 7:25 AM EST
Asked what he would do to make recovery services available for substance abusers and addicts, Democrat Bernie Sanders called it a "terrible problem" that must be viewed as a health issue, not a criminal issue.
February 4, 2016, 6:47 AM EST
Explaining why she has no regrets about accepting $675,000 from Goldman Sachs for delivering three speeches, Hillary Clinton said she didn't think she'd be running for president this time around.
February 4, 2016, 5:23 AM EST
At the end of her town hall meeting in New Hampshire Tuesday night, CNN's Anderson Cooper asked Hillary Clinton "if you could be anonymous for just one day, what would you do?" Clinton, who easily fielded the earlier policy questions, told a story that is frankly hard to believe.
February 4, 2016, 4:59 AM EST
"I have a hard time imagining the kind of national emergency that would require the use of the Selective Service system," Hillary Clinton told a Democrat town hall hosted by CNN Wednesday night.
February 3, 2016, 9:50 AM EST
The Obama administration announced on Tuesday that it is now in the second test-phase of an earthquake early warning system that may someday alert people to move away from hazardous locations and "drop, cover, and hold on" before the strong shaking starts. 
February 3, 2016, 8:32 AM EST
On Tuesday, HUD announced it is considering a new rule to remove people from public housing if their income "increases significantly" over time, even if those people pay full market rent and receive no subsidy.
February 2, 2016, 11:04 AM EST
The House of Representatives on Tuesday will vote to override President Obama's veto of a bill repealing Obamacare and defunding Planned Parenthood.
February 2, 2016, 8:43 AM EST
"The president is certainly looking forward to his trip to the Islamic Society of Baltimore," White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters on Monday.  
February 2, 2016, 7:25 AM EST
The Justice Department announced on Monday that a former circuit county judge in Charles County, Md., is guilty of violating the civil rights of a defandant in his courtroom who twice refused the judge's order to stop reading a statement.
February 2, 2016, 5:45 AM EST
Army Lt. General Sean MacFarland, the U.S. commander directing the fight against Islamic terrorists in Iraq and Syria, says the United States is "bound by the rules of armed conflict," so "indiscriminate bombing" is out of the question. 
February 1, 2016, 11:56 AM EST
The World Health Organization is calling on governments to assign “R” ratings to movies that portray tobacco use.
February 1, 2016, 11:26 AM EST
Three full months have passed since Rep. Paul Ryan was sworn in as House Speaker, and aside from a handshake at the State of the Union Address, President Obama has not met with the Republican leader. That will change this week.