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

June 3, 2016, 9:45 AM EDT
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)(CNSNews.com) - The last recession to hit the United States—the longest of any in the post-World War II period--ended seven years ago this month in June 2009, according to the dates assigned to it by the National
June 2, 2016, 4:17 AM EDT
San Francisco is still a city on the rise — with an increasing population packed into an urban peninsula less than 50 square miles in size.
May 26, 2016, 4:08 PM EDT
Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism Justin Siberell (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) The U.S.
May 25, 2016, 4:27 AM EDT
Obamacare alone answers that question.
May 18, 2016, 4:25 PM EDT
President Barack Obama next week will visit Vietnam, which his own State Department last month certified is still controlled — four decades after the fall of Saigon — by the Communist Party.
May 18, 2016, 4:39 AM EDT
More and more, our nation is being ripped loose from its mooring in natural law.
May 12, 2016, 3:56 PM EDT
President Barack Obama and HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Judge Rosemary Collyer of the U.S.
May 11, 2016, 2:13 PM EDT
(AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - The U.S. Treasury raked in a record of approximately $1,914,651,000,000 in tax revenues in the first seven months of fiscal 2016 (Oct.
May 11, 2016, 4:24 AM EDT
What about the rights of persons who are biologically female, who identify as female, and who do not want to use the same facilities as biological males? They do not factor into the Justice Department's argument.
May 9, 2016, 12:31 PM EDT
President Barack Obama and Atty. Gen. Loretta Lynch (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)(CNSNews.com) - In a legal complaint filed against the U.S.
May 6, 2016, 10:18 AM EDT
(AP Photo/David Goldman)(CNSNews.com) - The United States has lost approximately 191,000 jobs in the mining industry since September 2014 including approximately 7,000 that were lost in April, according to data published today by the
May 5, 2016, 5:02 PM EDT
(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)(CNSNews.com) - The United States ran a merchandise trade deficit of $165.0623 billion in the first quarter of 2016, which was down slightly from the $165.7159 billion merchandise trade deficit the United States ran in the first quarter of 2015,
May 4, 2016, 4:33 AM EDT
America needs to do everything necessary to keep Islamist terrorists from entering this country while supporting the Arab governments that understand the same threat.
May 2, 2016, 12:55 PM EDT
President Barack Obama signing the Bipartisan Budget Act on Monday, Nov. 2, 2015.
April 28, 2016, 12:27 PM EDT
(AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - After finishing a record tenth-straight year with less than 3-percent growth in real Gross Domestic Product in 2015, the United States has started 2016 with a recor
April 28, 2016, 5:31 AM EDT
The House of Representatives voted unanimously last month to declare that the Islamic State is committing genocide against Christians and other religious minorities in Syria and Iraq. Secretary of State John Kerry had no choice but to concur. Will they now find no way to allow Middle Eastern Christians fleeing that genocide to find refuge in our land?
April 21, 2016, 12:13 PM EDT
Archbishop Thomas Wenski of Miami (Screen Capture)The U.S.
April 20, 2016, 4:44 AM EDT
The solicitor general argued that the administration was not granting foreign nationals illegally in the United States "lawful status." It was instead granting them "lawful presence." Chief Justice John Roberts pressed him on the point: "I'm sorry ... just so I get that right ... Lawfully present does not mean you're legally present." "Correct," said the solicitor general.
April 15, 2016, 12:52 PM EDT
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Over the course of the 86 full months that President Barack Obama has completed serving in the White House—from February 2009 through March 2016--the U.S.
April 13, 2016, 5:19 AM EDT
President George Washington warned those in public office that they must respect the constitutional limits on their power — and warned of the consequences for the nation if they did not.