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 21, 2017, 5:34 AM EDT
Republican Karen Handel easily defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff in Tuesday's special election to replace Tom Price, who is now serving as Health and Human Services Secretary.
June 20, 2017, 11:30 AM EDT
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing Tuesday on repealing the outdated 2001 and 2002 Authorizations for the Use of Military Force and passing one that applies to ISIS and is more closely tailored to the current war on terrorism.
June 20, 2017, 7:34 AM EDT
Fox News political analyst Charles Krauthammer says that within a year, ISIS will be defeated in both Mosul (Iraq) and Raqqah (Syria), and the “maneuvering” to fill the ISIS vacuum in Syria has already begun:
June 20, 2017, 6:31 AM EDT
"There's an ongoing effort, led by the State Department, to put together a -- a governance body, so that as soon as Raqqah is seized, there is effective local governance."
June 20, 2017, 5:33 AM EDT
Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks at a National Press Club luncheon on Monday, June 19, 2017. (Photo by Marshall H.
June 19, 2017, 11:16 AM EDT
Democrats have invested a great deal of time, money and staff to flip the House seat that Republicans have held for the past 37 years. They'll find out if the strategy worked tomorrow.
June 19, 2017, 8:49 AM EDT
This is a difficult time for the U.S. military: Seven American sailors were killed on Friday and the commanding officer was seriously injured when a U.S. Navy destroyer inexplicably crashed into a huge container ship off the coast of Japan. And American soldiers are still coming under fire from the Afghan troops they’re supposed to be helping.
June 19, 2017, 7:03 AM EDT
Former House Speaker and Trump ally Newt Gingrich says he’s changed his mind about former FBI Director Robert Mueller being the right man to head an independent investigation into the Trump-Russia allegations.
June 19, 2017, 6:20 AM EDT
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the ranking member of the House intelligence committee, said on Sunday he believes there is evidence of both collusion and obstruction involving Trump and Russia, “but I’m not prepared to say that there’s proof you could take to a jury.”
June 19, 2017, 5:42 AM EDT
"It is in the best interests of the president and the country to have a full investigation," Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said on Sunday.
June 19, 2017, 5:16 AM EDT
Making the rounds of the Sunday talk shows, Jay Sekulow, a member of President Trump’s legal team, tried to set the record straight:
June 16, 2017, 11:36 AM EDT
Rep. Tom Suozzi (D-N.Y.) said the president and the Congress should focus on trying to work together to accomplish things. “People are sick of politicians, they’re sick of politics, they want us to get something done.”
June 16, 2017, 9:46 AM EDT
"I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director! Witch Hunt," President Trump tweeted on Friday morning.
June 16, 2017, 7:29 AM EDT
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the ranking member of the House intelligence committee, went straight from Thursday night’s congressional baseball game to the Rachel Maddow show, where he discussed his desire to have his committee investigate potential obstruction of justice by President Trump.
June 16, 2017, 6:32 AM EDT
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says Americans should "exercise caution" when reading news reports based on anonymous sources.
June 15, 2017, 12:07 PM EDT
Fred Warmbier thanked President Trump for bringing his son, now comatose, back to the U.S. two days ago, after 15 months in captivity.  “The question is, do I think the past administration could have done more? I think the results speak for themselves,” he said.
June 15, 2017, 10:47 AM EDT
The United Nations’ Human Rights Council isn’t the only international organization to come under the Trump administration’s microscope.
June 15, 2017, 7:08 AM EDT
“This Russian investigation has gone nowhere, so they’re coming up with new charges,” said Jay Sekulow, one of President Trump’s attorneys.
June 15, 2017, 5:47 AM EDT
Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) remains in critical condition one day after he was shot once in the left hip at a Republican baseball practice in Alexandria, Va.
June 14, 2017, 12:56 PM EDT
“And we are united,” Ryan said. “We are united in our shock; we are united in our anguish. An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us.”