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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September 8, 2016, 10:19 AM EDT
"There are ways of talking about the drone program--" Clinton told Matt Lauer Wednesday night at a candidates' forum in New York.
September 8, 2016, 8:31 AM EDT
A moment of stunned silence on the MSNBC "Morning Joe" set this morning, when Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson asked, "What is Aleppo?" He really didn't know.
September 8, 2016, 7:19 AM EDT
"Six years after passage of the ACA, it appears that much of the American public hasn't embraced the healthcare law and still holds serious reservations about it," Gallup said after conducting another poll on President Obama's signature health care law.
September 8, 2016, 6:56 AM EDT
President Obama campaigned on a promise to close the U.S. military detention center at Guantanamo Bay, but it still hasn't happened. He believes it will happen, and soon.
September 8, 2016, 5:42 AM EDT
The Senate's leading Democrat continues to support the Affordable Care Act, which is becoming increasingly unaffordable for many Americans.
September 8, 2016, 5:23 AM EDT
As the 2017 health insurance premiums come out, "it's just more bad news about this train wreck that is Obamacare," Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) said on Wednesday.
September 7, 2016, 11:16 AM EDT
States like Russia that are playing by their own rules are testing the "principle international order," Defense Secretary Ash Carter told a gathering in England on Wednesday.
September 6, 2016, 9:59 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton "primarily used her personal Blackberry or personal iPad for checking emails," and even though she wasn't allowed to bring those devices into secure areas at the State Department -- she did.
September 6, 2016, 8:58 AM EDT
The FBI was unable to acquire or examine any of the 13 total mobile devices associated with Hillary Clinton's "two known" phone numbers, both in the D.C. area code 212. At least two of them were smashed by a hammer.
September 6, 2016, 6:25 AM EDT
School punishment is out, and "restorative interventions" are in, according to a blog on the U.S. Education Department website.
September 6, 2016, 5:45 AM EDT
"We want to be your partners, to invest in the well-being of your people, especially your children," President Obama told the people of Laos on Tuesday.
September 5, 2016, 9:55 AM EDT
A liberal advocacy group is promoting the idea that the high cost of college is the result of "racism."
September 5, 2016, 8:34 AM EDT
Dr. Ben Carson says Donald Trump is "talking about some real clear things" to improve the lives of African Americans who are living in poverty.
September 2, 2016, 9:09 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton's running mate Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) shrugged off the reality of sanctuary cities in an interview with CNN's "New Day" on Thursday:
September 2, 2016, 8:43 AM EDT
The August jobs report is being closely watched by economists as an indication of whether the Federal Reserve might raise interest rates later this month. Weak number suggest no rate hike, and as of Thursday, most analysts weren't expecting a rate hike until December.
September 2, 2016, 5:31 AM EDT
Eureka. Obama finds his legacy -- conservation.
September 1, 2016, 9:31 AM EDT
Portraying Donald Trump as a xenophobe, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) said the Republican presidential candidate didn't say anything new Wednesday night, when he outlined, in great detail, his no-amnesty immigration plan:
September 1, 2016, 8:52 AM EDT
Sen. Ted Cruz is among those who have described climate change as a religion, not a science. And on Wednesday in Nevada, President Obama used religious terms in a speech linking conservation with climate change.
September 1, 2016, 7:51 AM EDT
"Only out-of-touch media elites think the biggest problem facing American society today is that there are 11 million illegal immigrants who don’t have legal status," Donald Trump said Wednesday night in Phoenix. 
September 1, 2016, 7:17 AM EDT
Trump said his message to the world is, "you cannot obtain legal status, or become a citizen of the United States, by illegally entering our country.