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 30, 2017, 10:52 AM EDT
(NIH Photo/Peter Branson)(CNSNews.com) - Americans paid a record $374,793,000,000 in general sales and gross receipt taxes to state and local governments in fiscal 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
March 29, 2017, 4:33 AM EDT
As America became a nation where a large percentage of babies were born out of wedlock and on Medicaid, it also became a nation where millions of babies were not allowed to be born at all.
March 27, 2017, 4:58 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Americans paid a record $540,701,000,000 in property taxes to state and local governments in fiscal 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.That was up $16,748,620,000—or about 3.2 percent--from $523,952,380,000 in property taxes (in constant 2016 dollars) that state and local governments collected in fiscal 2015.
March 22, 2017, 4:20 AM EDT
Many innocent lives may now hinge on whether Justice Gorsuch acts on the court in keeping with this principle he championed as a private citizen.
March 20, 2017, 6:13 PM EDT
Ultrasound of an unborn child (Wikimedia Commons)(CNSNews.com) - The Congressional Budget Office says that language included in the House Republican bill to replace Obamacare that would partially withhold federal funding from abortion-providing Planned Parenthood for one year wo
March 16, 2017, 4:01 PM EDT
National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu speaking at the National Press Club on Sept. 28, 2015.
March 16, 2017, 10:35 AM EDT
Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney (AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - Mick Mulvaney, who serves as director of President Donald Trump’s Office of Management and Budget, said in a message introducing Trump’s
March 15, 2017, 6:48 PM EDT
House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)(CNSNews.com) - With the close of business today, the period in which Congress suspended any legal limit on the federal debt expires and as of tomorrow the limit on the federal debt will be set
March 15, 2017, 4:18 AM EDT
The Pelosi Principle is this: If the government lets you keep your property, it is depriving someone else of it.
March 10, 2017, 4:15 PM EST
(AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - The federal government collected a record of approximately $611,318,000,000 in individual income tax revenues through the first five months of fiscal 2017 (Oct.
March 10, 2017, 8:58 AM EST
President Donald Trump meets with manufacturing executive in the White House, Feb. 23, 2017.
March 10, 2017, 4:51 AM EST
Americans who work, support themselves and do not take government subsidies are not the beneficiaries of this Obamacare repeal — or, that is, this Republican "replacement."
March 9, 2017, 9:36 AM EST
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)(CNSNews.com) - The United States has the highest top statutory corporate tax rate—39.1%--of any nation in the G20, according to a study rele
March 8, 2017, 9:34 AM EST
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Speaker Paul Ryan (AP Photo/J.
March 7, 2017, 12:54 PM EST
(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)(CNSNews.com) - The U.S. merchandise trade deficit with China set a record for the month of January, hitting $31,304,400,000, according to data released today by the Census Bureau.
March 6, 2017, 7:25 PM EST
The E. Barrett Prettyman Federal Courthouse in Washington, D.C., is home to the Foreign Surveillance Act Court.
March 3, 2017, 12:33 PM EST
A hole in the border fence. (U.S.
March 2, 2017, 5:35 PM EST
Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions held a press conference this afternoon to state that his answer to a question that Sen.