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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July 11, 2017, 7:44 AM EDT
President Donald Trump's first three tweets on Tuesday dealt with Democrat obstructionism and the need for Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare.
July 11, 2017, 5:32 AM EDT
“I’m saying that the President’s campaign did not collude in any way” with Russia, White House spokesman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told a White House briefing on Monday.
July 10, 2017, 10:48 AM EDT
Unwilling to give President Trump any credit for his recent trip to the G20 and Poland, the liberal cable television networks on Monday morning returned to the “Russia collusion” allegations with a vengeance.
July 10, 2017, 8:02 AM EDT
U.S. Steel's Gary Works plant in 1973. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)(CNSNews.com) - “Don't like steel & aluminum dumping!” President Donald Trump tweeted last week, before he left for the G20 leaders’ summit meeting in Germany.
July 10, 2017, 5:56 AM EDT
On Sunday, Cruz told ABC’s “This Week,” “There is widespread agreement in Congress there’s going to be significant assistance” for people with “serious diseases, serious pre-existing conditions.”
July 10, 2017, 5:06 AM EDT
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin says the Trump administration hopes to roll out its "full-blown" tax reform plan in early September and sign it into law by the end of the year.
July 7, 2017, 9:59 AM EDT
The first police-stations-in-a-box are arriving in Iraq, courtesy of U.S. taxpayers.
July 7, 2017, 8:41 AM EDT
In a June 29, 2017 update, the Congressional Budget Office said it expects the U.S. labor market to tighten in the next two years, as greater demand for workers will push the unemployment rate down and the labor force participation rate up.
July 7, 2017, 5:29 AM EDT
While you were sleeping, President Donald Trump was tweeting -- about his speech yesterday in Poland; today's G-20 meeting in Germany; his upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin -- and yes, the Russia probe and "fake news." 
July 6, 2017, 9:03 AM EDT
We can have the largest economies and the most lethal weapons anywhere on Earth. But if we do not have strong families and strong values, then we will be weak. And we will not survive.
July 6, 2017, 7:00 AM EDT
Tillerson said all the parties in Syria, especially Russia, “must ensure stability on the ground,” to prevent ISIS “from rising anew.”
July 6, 2017, 6:08 AM EDT
"Will you once and for all, yes or no, definitively say that Russia interfered in the 2016 election?” NBC’s Hallie Jackson asked President Trump on Thursday morning as he stood side by side with the Polish president at a joint news conference.
July 6, 2017, 5:32 AM EDT
Trump said he'd take a wait-and-see approach to North Korea's bad behavior, but he wouldn't tip his hand: "I don't like to talk about what I have planned," he said.
July 6, 2017, 4:28 AM EDT
In a statement released at 10 p.m. Wednesday night, the Medstar Washington Hospital Center said Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.), shot and seriously wounded at a baseball practice on June 14, is back in intensive care.
July 5, 2017, 8:15 AM EDT
"Trade between China and North Korea grew almost 40% in the first quarter. So much for China working with us - but we had to give it a try!"
July 5, 2017, 5:32 AM EDT
Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) is the ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee. (Screen grab from CNN's "Situation Room")(CNSNews.com) - Rep.
July 3, 2017, 8:50 AM EDT
President Trump's first tweets of this Monday morning involved foreign leaders and the Middle East. But in his fourth tweet shortly after 8 a.m., he returned to the topic that gets the most media attention -- "Fake News."
July 3, 2017, 6:30 AM EDT
Tom Bossert, President Trump's homeland security and counterterrorism adviser, said on Sunday that arrangements for President Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin are still being worked out.
July 3, 2017, 5:49 AM EDT
If the Senate can't agree on an Obamacare repeal-and-replace plan, "I think the president should call on the Senate to cancel our August state work period," Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) said on Sunday.
July 3, 2017, 5:07 AM EDT
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), a repeal-and-replace advocate, says he wants to expand the number of people who get health insurance at a cheaper price.