Terence P. Jeffrey started as editor in chief of CNSNews.com in September 2007. Prior to that, he served for more than a decade as editor of Human Events, where he is now an editor at large. Terry was born in San Francisco and raised in the Bay Area, the seventh of eleven children. Both his parents were doctors of medicine.

Terry earned a bachelors degree in English Literature from Princeton in 1981. In 1984-85, he studied Arabic at the Arabic Language Institute of The American University in Cairo. In 1986-87, he studied in the Masters of Arts in Arab Studies program at Georgetown University, but did not earn a degree. From 1987-91, he was an editorial writer for The Washington Times, which entered his investigative editorials about then-House Speaker Jim Wright for consideration for the Pulitzer Prize. In 1992, he served as issues and research director for Pat Buchanan's first Republican presidential campaign. In 1993-1994, he served as executive director of The American Cause, an educational foundation. In 1995-96, he was national campaign manager for Pat Buchanan's second Republican presidential campaign. Buchanan that year won the Alaska, Louisiana and Missouri caucuses, placed second in the Iowa caucuses, and won the New Hampshire primary. Terry writes a weekly column for the Creators Syndicate. He and his wife, Julie, have five children and live in the Virginia suburbs outside Washington, D.C.

My Articles

March 18, 2016, 12:15 PM EDT
(AP Photo/Matt Rourke)(CNSNews.com) - The number of people receiving benefits from the Social Security Administration topped 60,000,000 for the first time at the beginning of 2016.
March 17, 2016, 9:20 AM EDT
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Secretary of State John Kerry declared this morning that in his view the Islamic State--which he called DAESH--is committing genocide against Yazidis, Christians and Shia Muslims.
March 16, 2016, 5:01 AM EDT
The federal government has a duty to enforce this nation's borders and do it in a humane manner that minimizes harm to human life both inside U.S. territory and on the approaches to it.
March 14, 2016, 8:08 PM EDT
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)(CNSNews.com) - The U.S.
March 14, 2016, 4:48 PM EDT
(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)(CNSNews.com) - Secretary of State John Kerry warned in a statement issued on Aug.
March 10, 2016, 3:59 PM EST
(AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - The U.S. Treasury hauled in a record of approximately $1,248,371,000,000 in tax revenues in the first five months of fiscal 2016 (Oct. 1, 2015 through Feb.
March 10, 2016, 8:00 AM EST
This nation does not need a new revolution. We need to go back to the principles of that first revolution that made us the United States of America.
March 2, 2016, 4:24 AM EST
Will President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry falsely declare that the Islamic State is not guilty of genocide against Christians and other religious minorities in the areas it controls? If so, they will show contempt for the truth.
February 26, 2016, 4:05 PM EST
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)(CNSNews.com) - The United States has now gone a record 10 straight years without 3 percent growth in real Gross Domestic Product, according to data released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
February 24, 2016, 3:14 PM EST
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Secretary of State John Kerry told the House Appropriations Subcommittee on the Department of State and Foreign Assistance today that he is having an “additional evaluation” done to help him determine whether the systematic murder of Christians and other religious minorit
February 24, 2016, 4:22 AM EST
What is there to be optimistic about as Obama moves through the eighth — and final year — of his presidency? Certainly not the economic future of the United States.
February 17, 2016, 4:16 AM EST
What will be next from what Antonin Scalia rightly called the "unelected committee of nine" that now revises our Constitution?
February 11, 2016, 12:36 PM EST
(CNSNews.com) - The federal government took in a record of approximately $1,079,224,000,000 in tax revenues in the first four months of fiscal 2016 (Oct. 1, 2015 through Jan. 31, 2016), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement.That equaled approximately $7,169 for every person in the country who had either a full or a part-time job in January.
February 11, 2016, 4:53 AM EST
Barack Obama took office at a time when big-government liberalism had already put America on a downward trajectory. He not only kept this nation on that trajectory, he accelerated it.
February 9, 2016, 2:11 PM EST
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)(CNSNews.com) - President Barack Obama released a fiscal 2017 budget proposal today that calls for the federal government to take in a record of $3,643,742,000,000 in taxes while spending a record $4,147,224,000,000—and
February 9, 2016, 12:54 PM EST
(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)(CNSNews.com) - The merchandise trade deficit that the United States ran with China in 2015 hit a record high of $365,694,000,000, according to data released Friday by
February 7, 2016, 12:10 AM EST
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - In Saturday night's Republican presidential debate in New Hampshire, which was hosted by ABC News, Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida and Gov.
February 3, 2016, 12:18 PM EST
(AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - New Hampshire, which will host the nation’s first presidential primary next Tuesday, ranks as the top state in the nation for the percentage of households that have broadband Internet subscriptions.
February 3, 2016, 4:14 AM EST
The Constitution of the United States does not give the president the power to make a significant deal with a foreign government — let alone 11 foreign governments — on his own authority.
February 1, 2016, 4:09 PM EST
Madison County Courthouse, Winterset, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)(CNSNews.com) - People who live in Iowa are more likely than people nationwide to be married, have a high school diploma and a job and to drive to that job alone.