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 12, 2017, 5:19 AM EDT
In two speeches in Arizona on Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced new measures to secure the U.S.-Mexico border, but he never once mentioned President Trump’s long-promised border wall.
April 11, 2017, 10:21 AM EDT
“North Korea is looking for trouble. If China decides to help, that would be great. If not, we will solve the problem without them! U.S.A.”
April 11, 2017, 10:18 AM EDT
In a statement he read to reporters on Tuesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expressed “hope” for regime change in Syria, and he urged Russia to “realign with the United States” and other nations that are “seeking to resolve the Syrian crisis.”
April 11, 2017, 6:31 AM EDT
While terror attacks in Paris, Nice, London and Sweden all got “huge attention,” the ones in Egypt did not, and that’s a problem, Piers Morgan, the editor-at-large at Daily Mail.com, told Fox News’s Tucker Carlson Monday night.
April 10, 2017, 11:49 AM EDT
On a sunny spring day in Washington, President Trump welcomed lawmakers, Supreme Court justices and friends to the White House to witness the newest Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch take his judicial oath of office.
April 10, 2017, 10:05 AM EDT
But if we try to go in with troops, and some people have advocated that, I think that would be a huge mistake. That’s what ISIS wants – they want to bog us down in a land war, if you will, in Syria. I think that would be a huge mistake. 
April 10, 2017, 9:46 AM EDT
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) says ISIS is a “direct threat to the homeland” and he says the United States should send many more troops to eradicate that threat.
April 10, 2017, 7:20 AM EDT
National Security Adviser General H.R. McMaster told “Fox News Sunday” that both Tillerson and Haley “are right about this,” even though Tillerson said defeating ISIS must come first and Haley put the focus on regime change in Syria.
April 10, 2017, 6:53 AM EDT
“So, there's multiple priorities,” Haley said. “It's -- getting Assad out is not the only priority. And so what we're trying to do is obviously defeat ISIS.
April 10, 2017, 5:17 AM EDT
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said once the threat posed by ISIS is “reduced or eliminated,” then the U.S. can turn its attention to “stabilizing the situation in Syria.”
April 7, 2017, 10:18 AM EDT
If IRS agents found ties to Russia in the president's tax returns, would they now be able to share that information with national security agencies?” Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) asked IRS Commissioner John Koskinen at Thursday’s hearing.
April 7, 2017, 8:41 AM EDT
The number of employed Americans increased to 153,000,000 in March, setting a second straight monthly record; and the number of unemployed persons dropped by 326,000 to 7.2 million.
April 7, 2017, 6:27 AM EDT
"While we all condemn the atrocities in Syria, the United States was not attacked," Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said Thursday night in a statement on his website and in a series of tweets.
April 7, 2017, 5:36 AM EDT
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) is among those backing President Trump’s decision to attack the Syrian air base used by Bashar al-Assad’s air force to drop chemical weapons on Syrian civilians.
April 6, 2017, 10:21 AM EDT
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) announced on Thursday that he is temporarily stepping aside as head of Russia probe pending outcome of an ethics investigation.
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."