Susan brings to a strong background in broadcast writing and editing. She joined 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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October 12, 2016, 8:47 AM EDT
Democrat Hillary Clinton, a believer in human-caused climate change, says she became aware of environmental concerns when her young daughter "came home from school," where "they'd been talking about the environment."
October 12, 2016, 7:03 AM EDT
Making the case that Hillary Clinton "knows what it takes" to be president of the United States, the current president told a group of students in North Carolina Tuesday that he's witnessed her "intelligence and judgment and temperament and her discipline." 
October 12, 2016, 5:40 AM EDT
Of all the problems facing this nation, climate change is at the top, Democrat Hillary Clinton told a campaign rally in Miami, Florida on Tuesday.
October 11, 2016, 11:29 AM EDT
Three years ago, long before she and Donald Trump publicly announced their intention to run for president, Hillary Clinton said she wanted to see "more successful business people run for office" because their money and their success gives them  a "certain level of freedom."
October 11, 2016, 8:41 AM EDT
The release of an 11-year-old videotape in which Donald Trump speaks in vulgar terms about trying to seduce women has prompted outrage among Democrats, some Republicans, and the liberal media, but it's hard to believe they're really offended, Rush Limbaugh said on Monday.
October 11, 2016, 5:27 AM EDT
"There's nothing Hillary Clinton won't do or say to obtain power, and it's about time people started to understand that," Donald Trump told a campaign rally in Pennsylvania on Monday. 
October 10, 2016, 10:33 AM EDT
Reigning in the costs of Obamacare "has to be the highest priority of the next president," Democrat Hillary Clinton said at Sunday's debate in St. Louis. "And I'm going to fix it," she promised.
October 10, 2016, 8:05 AM EDT
"She complains that Donald Trump took advantage of the tax code. Well, why didn’t she change it?" Trump asked. "Why didn’t you change it when you were a senator? The reason you didn’t is that all your friends take the same advantage that I do."
October 10, 2016, 7:26 AM EDT
Republican Donald Trump called it "so ridiculous" that Hillary Clinton would invoke Abraham Lincoln to explain her old -- but recently revealed -- comment that politicians may need to have "both a public and a private position" on the issues.
October 10, 2016, 6:54 AM EDT
Democrat Hillary Clinton said again on Sunday night that her use of a personal email server and email address was a mistake, but she also said there was no harm done, even though she "had some of the most important secrets that we possess."
October 10, 2016, 5:03 AM EDT
"There are children suffering in this catastrophic war, largely, I believe, because of Russian aggression," Clinton said. "And we need to do our part. We by no means are carrying anywhere near the load that Europe and others are.
October 7, 2016, 8:41 AM EDT
At a recent news conference, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the labor force participation rate has increased on balance since late last year, which "shows a substantial number of people are being attracted into the labor market."
October 5, 2016, 9:10 AM EDT
The relatively new president of the Philippines said on Tuesday that President Obama "can go to hell," and he also said he may decide to "brreak up" with the United States.
October 5, 2016, 7:23 AM EDT
Republican Gov. Mike Pence mentioned "Obamacare" six times at Tuesday night's debate, but Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) never addressed it, even when Pence said Kaine and Hillary Clinton want to expand Obamacare into a government-run, taxpayer-funded system.
October 5, 2016, 6:35 AM EDT
Putting convicted criminals to death is an issue Sen. Tim Kaine said he had to "grapple" with when he served as governor of Virginia. Kaine chose the death penalty, not abortion, as the issue posed the biggest conflict with his Roman Catholic faith. 
October 5, 2016, 5:48 AM EDT
"Do you think the world today is a safer or more dangerous place than it was eight years ago? Has the terrorist threat increased or decreased?" debate moderator Elaine Quijano asked Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) at Tuesday night's vice presidential debate in Virginia.
October 5, 2016, 5:26 AM EDT
Braving repeated interruptions from Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) at Tuesday's vice presidential debate, Gov. Mike Pence (R-Ind.) said Donald Trump  has "laid out a plan to end illegal immigration once and for all in this country."
October 4, 2016, 8:43 AM EDT
President Barack Obama is "quite proud" that his signature health care law has expanded coverage to 20 million more Americans. But he admits the law could be strengthened, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said on Monday.
October 4, 2016, 6:56 AM EDT
Stating the obvious on Monday, White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters: "The Obama administration has concluded that Russia has no intention of living up to commitments that they have made" on the cessation of hostilities in Syria.
October 3, 2016, 11:42 AM EDT
The Department of Health and Human Services is contracting with a Massachusetts company to develop the first potential treatment for chlorine inhalation, which it describes as a "potential terrorism threat."