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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June 30, 2016, 4:59 AM EDT
Given a "yes" or "no" option, 89 percent of Americans -- about nine in 10 -- said they believe in God, while one in ten say they do not, according to a new Gallup Poll conducted June 14-23, 2016.
June 29, 2016, 9:51 AM EDT
Speaking at a factory in small-town Pennsylvania on Tuesday, Republican Donald Trump promised to end the nation's "failed trade policies."
June 28, 2016, 11:46 AM EDT
According to Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), the chairman of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, "the President is uniquely situated to answer these questions. In fact, he is the only person who can answer some of these questions."
June 28, 2016, 10:21 AM EDT
Republicans on the House Select Committee on Benghazi released their 800-page report on Tuesday, detailing "relevant events that took place in 2011 and 2012."
June 28, 2016, 6:57 AM EDT
"Let's overturn Citizens United and get unaccountable money out of politics," Democrat Hillary Clinton told a campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio on Monday. "Let's shut off the revolving door in Washington, and make sure the foxes aren't guarding the hen house."
June 28, 2016, 6:08 AM EDT
Democrat Hillary Clinton told a campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio on Monday that she wants to "make it right" for "hard-working Americans," including debt-burdened college students. Conservative Rush Limbaugh predicted that she plans to forgive all outstanding student debt "at just the right time" in her campaign.
June 28, 2016, 5:20 AM EDT
To ensure a "fair and impartial" criminal justice system, the U.S. Department of Justice plans to train every one of its law enforcement employees and prosecutors to "recognize and address" their "implicit bias."
June 27, 2016, 8:20 AM EDT
Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) says he has voted for an "assault weapons" ban, but he thinks a better way to "go at the problem" is to pass "limitations on the size of magazines and ammunition clips."
June 27, 2016, 7:50 AM EDT
"But I'm kind of a, look, traditional Catholic. I don't like -- personally, I'm opposed to abortion, and personally, I'm opposed to the death penalty..."
June 27, 2016, 6:31 AM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said "there's no question" that Republican Donald Trump has "made a number of mistakes," but McConnell also believes Trump is "beginning to right the ship."
June 27, 2016, 5:48 AM EDT
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) says he has decided to run for re-election after all, to work on "a lot of things I think are important." 
June 24, 2016, 10:23 AM EDT
As part of the Obama administration's criminal justice reform effort, the Department of Education announced on Friday that it has selected 67 colleges and universities to partner with 141 federal and state prisons "to enroll roughly 12,000 incarcerated students in educational and training programs."
June 24, 2016, 8:03 AM EDT
Speaking from his newly renovated golf course in Turnberry, Scotland on Friday, Republican Donald Trump said he sees a "big parallel" between the United Kingdom's historic vote to leave the European Union and the trend in the United States:
June 24, 2016, 6:55 AM EDT
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) called it "outrageous" that House Democrats would grab microphones and prevent fellow lawmakers from conducting business in violation of House rules, all to make a point about gun control, which is really beside the point:
June 24, 2016, 5:26 AM EDT
"So here's the bottom line," President Obama told the American people on Thursday, shortly after the Supreme Court tied 4-4 on a question of whether Obama's executive actions on immigration went beyond his constitutional authority.
June 23, 2016, 9:30 AM EDT
Gary Johnson, the Liberatarian candidate for president, told a CNN town hall Wednesday night that he would sign on to any to plan that brings a free-market, competitive approach to health care.
June 23, 2016, 7:10 AM EDT
The renewed push for gun control in the aftermath of the Orlando nightclub shooting isn't just about stopping terrorists from getting guns. It's also about driving a wedge between conservatives and the National Rifle Association, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) admitted on Wednesday.
June 23, 2016, 5:42 AM EDT
Supported by President Obama, Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) justified Democrats' disruption of House business on Wednesday by saying, "It is always right to do right."
June 22, 2016, 11:57 AM EDT
Republican Donald Trump drew a sharp contrast between his own policies and those of Hillary Clinton on Wednesday, saying he would restrict immigration to people who "share our values," while she wants to "bring in people who believe women should be enslaved and gays should be put to death."
June 22, 2016, 10:57 AM EDT
House Republicans on Wednesday will explain how they plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, even though they admit it won't happen unless and until a Republican is elected president.