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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April 6, 2017, 6:53 AM EDT
“It's not a right to privacy that the President has,” Pelosi said.
April 6, 2017, 5:54 AM EDT
Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.), a member of the homeland security and intelligence committees, says the instability in Syria has a direct effect on the American people.
April 5, 2017, 11:14 AM EDT
Gen. Jack Kelly, the secretary of homeland security, told Congress on Wednesday there's "no way" he can estimate how much President Trump’s long-promised border wall will cost because he doesn't know what it will look like.
April 5, 2017, 9:37 AM EDT
Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) criticized President Trump on Wednesday for failing to call the apparent chemical attack on Syrian civilians a “war crime.”
April 5, 2017, 8:49 AM EDT
“I’m not speculating about where we end up at the conclusion of our investigation,” Schiff told CNN’s “New Day.” "I think we’re still in the early stages."
April 5, 2017, 5:55 AM EDT
Even before the House intelligence committee has called Trump associates to testify about their alleged connections to Russia, a member of that committee is predicting that “some people” will “end up in jail.”
April 4, 2017, 10:34 AM EDT
“Productive talks are happening” among House Republicans in the ongoing effort to reach agreement on health care legislation, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) told a news conference on Tuesday.
April 4, 2017, 9:14 AM EDT
“There is nothing unusual or alarming about the allegations here about the national security adviser,” Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) told CNN’s “New Day” on Tuesday.
April 4, 2017, 6:50 AM EDT
Democrats have opposed President Donald Trump at every turn, and now they're urging Trump to "simply consult" with them in choosing a Supreme Court nominee who can pass Democrat muster.
April 3, 2017, 9:52 AM EDT
A tweet from President Donald Trump first thing Monday morning praised Fox News's "amazing reporting" on "unmasking and the crooked scheme against us." "'Spied on before nomination.' The real story," Trump tweeted.
April 3, 2017, 6:18 AM EDT
“Look, what I'm telling you is that Judge Gorsuch is going to be confirmed. The way in which that occurs is in the hands of the Democratic minority. And I think during the course of the week, we'll find out exactly how this will end. But it will end with his confirmation.”
April 3, 2017, 5:16 AM EDT
The government will run out of money on April 28 unless Congress passes a bill to keep the funds flowing through the end of the fiscal year.
March 31, 2017, 12:10 PM EDT
Get back to work on repealing -- really repealing -- and replacing Obamacare. That's the message to congressional Republicans from the leaders of several conservative groups on Friday.
March 31, 2017, 8:06 AM EDT
Is there any way to minimize Russia's ability to spread fake news on social media and legitimate news outlets? Sen Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) asked a counter-terrorism expert on Thursday.
March 30, 2017, 1:45 PM EDT
As Congress works on legislation to fund the government beyond April 28, Democrats are warning Republicans not to attach “poison pill” amendments such as the defunding of Planned Parenthood or money for construction of President Trump’s border wall.
March 30, 2017, 12:38 PM EDT
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) told a news conference on Thursday he shares President Trump’s frustration with conservative Republicans who prevented passage of a bill that would have partially repealed and replaced Obamacare.
March 30, 2017, 10:50 AM EDT
The Trump administration has asked Congress for $1.4 billion in supplemental spending this year to begin the president’s long-promised border wall, but the money apparently will not be included in must-pass legislation to keep the government funded beyond April 28.
March 30, 2017, 7:58 AM EDT
Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.), the chairman of the Senate intelligence committee, says the Senate investigation into Russian influence on the U.S. election “is one of the biggest investigations that the Hill has seen in my tenure here.”
March 30, 2017, 7:25 AM EDT
The Senate intelligence committee “will go wherever the intelligence leads us,” committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) told a news conference on Wednesday, the day before his committee planned to hold a hearing on how Russia tries to influence elections in the United States and around the world.
March 30, 2017, 5:54 AM EDT
Army General Joseph Votel, the head of the U.S. Central Command, told Congress on Wednesday he shares lawmakers’ concerns about Iran’s destabilizing effect in Iraq and the wider Middle East.