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 24, 2017, 8:54 AM EDT
On Sunday, White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney told Fox News the administration will issue “governing principles” on tax reform, but not proposed legislation.
April 24, 2017, 8:30 AM EDT
“The president, I think, talking about this wall, is expressing a sign of weakness. He’s saying, I can’t control our borders. I have to build a wall."
April 24, 2017, 6:42 AM EDT
"The other thing, John, that keeps me literally awake at night is the threat against aviation. We know that would be the Super Bowl for the terrorists to knock down an airplane in flight, particularly if it was full of Americans." 
April 24, 2017, 6:16 AM EDT
Because of the broken congressional appropriations process, it has become a familiar story in Washington: Whose fault is it if Republicans and Democrats can't agree on emergency legislation to keep the government funded -- in this case, beyond Friday?
April 24, 2017, 5:56 AM EDT
Because of the broken congressional appropriations process, it has become a familiar story in Washington: Whose fault is it if Republicans and Democrats can't agree on emergency legislation to keep the government funded, in this case, beyond Friday?
April 21, 2017, 10:58 AM EDT
Democrats are stamping the word “fight” onto much of what they’re doing these days.
April 21, 2017, 10:23 AM EDT
The congresswoman backed up her poor opinion of the president by pointing to a “scathing” six-part series about Trump in The Los Angeles Times, and she once again said she believes he will be impeached.
April 21, 2017, 6:46 AM EDT
Asked on Thursday if arresting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a Justice Department priority, Attorney General Jeff Sessions indicated the answer is yes.
April 21, 2017, 6:06 AM EDT
“There is a legal way to come to the United States, a legal way to remain here, and that’s what we need to enforce,” Homeland Security Secretary Jack Kelly – joined by Attorney General Jeff Sessions -- told a news conference in the border city of El Paso, Texas on Thursday.
April 20, 2017, 8:03 AM EDT
The ouster of Fox New’s biggest star after 20 years came suddenly, amid accusations of sexual harassment, some of those claims very old and legally settled; a few of them new.
April 20, 2017, 6:37 AM EDT
DNC Chairman Tom Perez speaks at a rally in Miami, part of his "Fight Back" road show with Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont. (Photo from DNC Twitter account.)(CNSNews.com) – Maybe you thought the congressional race in Georgia was the only election of consequence on Tuesday.
April 20, 2017, 5:42 AM EDT
function readyHandler_3557842() {} window.viroolParams = { width: 640, height: 400, key: "9f476eb98f81", ap: 1}; s the Islamic State’s military position worsens in West Mosul, “so too does their humanity,” Army Major General Joseph Martin, the commander of coalition ground forces in Iraq, told a news conference on Wednesday.
April 19, 2017, 10:33 AM EDT
A bipartisan group of lawmakers, led by House Speaker Paul Ryan, met with U.S. Marines in Norway on Wednesday. The Marines are there for cold-weather training and joint military exercises with NATO forces, at NATO's northern flank.
April 19, 2017, 10:05 AM EDT
It's up to the State Department to designate MS-13 as a terrorist organization. But regardless of whether that happens, “We’re going after them,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions told Fox News’s Tucker Carlson Tuesday night.
April 19, 2017, 8:26 AM EDT
The American people have grown “somewhat accustomed” to the ever-present threat of terrorism, even though the threat to the nation “has not diminished,” Homeland Security Secretary Gen. Jack Kelly told an audience at George Washington University on Wednesday.
April 19, 2017, 8:03 AM EDT
Speaking about employee morale at the Department of Homeland Security, Gen. Jack Kelly described the men and women who work at his agency as “political pawns” who are sometimes treated unfairly by elected officials and the public they serve.
April 19, 2017, 5:59 AM EDT
Democrat Jon Ossoff, the 30-year-old U.S. congressional candidate who couldn’t even vote for himself on Tuesday, was the top vote-getter in Georgia’s special election, by far.
April 18, 2017, 8:57 AM EDT
The polls are open in Georgia's 6th congressional district, where 18 candidates -- including 11 Republicans and five Democrats -- are competing for the suburban Atlanta seat once held by conservative Republicans Newt Gingrich and Tom Price.
April 18, 2017, 8:28 AM EDT
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I) has co-sponsored a bill that would require U.S. presidents and vice presidents to release their tax returns, and now Whitehouse has agreed to do what he’s demanding of others -- for the very first time.
April 18, 2017, 6:50 AM EDT
“I don’t want to telegraph what I’m doing or what I’m thinking” about North Korea, President Trump told Fox News at Monday’s Easter Egg Roll.