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

April 22, 2015, 4:38 AM EDT
Every San Franciscan — and every friend of freedom — should learn about Eugene Fahy, a native of Northern California who took a stand against tyrants and never backed down.
April 21, 2015, 11:52 AM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch joined a group of former U.S.
April 15, 2015, 4:35 PM EDT
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April 15, 2015, 4:58 AM EDT
Why do married couples with kids have higher household incomes? Perhaps it is because they are not primarily driven by greed but something quite the opposite: a willingness to make sacrifices so their children may live better lives.
April 11, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT
Raul Castro, the Communist leader of Cuba, and President Barack Obama of the United States. (AP Photo)
April 8, 2015, 4:49 AM EDT
A human being conceived in rape or incest — whether an unborn child or a 90-year-old man or woman — has the same God-given right to life as every other human being.
April 7, 2015, 1:28 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - According to the Daily Treasury Statement for Friday, April 3, which was published by the U.S. Treasury on Monday, April 6, that portion of the federal debt that is subject to a legal limit set by Congress closed the day at $18,112,975,000,000—for the 21st day in a row.
April 2, 2015, 4:40 AM EDT
The Obama administration's plan for thwarting the Islamic State, which it carefully calls ISIL, is to encourage multisectarianism in Iraq -- getting Iraqi Sunnis in regions controlled by the Islamic State to acquiescence to a government in Baghdad that is not dominated by Sunnis.
March 27, 2015, 1:10 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The debt of the federal government has grown $16,955,289,814,977.42 during the 32 years that current Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada has served in the United States Congress.
March 25, 2015, 6:59 AM EDT
One thing is clear: It should now be our policy to support — not destabilize — secular Middle Eastern and North African regimes that resist, for their own reasons, militant Islamic radicals.
March 24, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The seasonally adjusted electricity price index climbed to a new record of 213.009 in February, up from 212.290 in January and from 206.404 a year ago. The average price for a KWH of electricity—at 13.8 cents—was also the highest it has ever been in the month of February.