Michael joined CNSNews.com in 2007. He has worked as a writer for The McLaughlin Group; associate editor of Human Events; editorial page editor of The Lima News; journalism fellow for The Phillips Foundation; editorial writer and national issues reporter for Investor's Business Daily; and editorial director of the Cato Institute. Michael's reporting has been cited/published in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, New York Post, The Drudge Report, the Mark Levin Show, Fox Nation, Washington Times, National Review, Associated Press, Scripps Howard, CBS, ABC, and Congressional Quarterly, among other outlets, including the following books: The Vision of the Anointed by Thomas Sowell; The Encyclopedia of Libertarianism From West to East: California and The American Scene by Stephen Schwartz; The Venona Secrets: Exposing Soviet Espionage and America's Traitors by Eric Breindel and Herbert Romerstein; and Sacred Secrets: How Soviet Intelligence Operations Changed America by Jerrold and Leona Schecter. Michael graduated with Special Honors in English (B.A.) from the University of Chicago. He lives with his wife, Claire, and their five children in Virginia.

My Articles

May 22, 2019, 4:46 PM EDT
Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini. (Photo by Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)
May 22, 2019, 1:08 PM EDT
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May 22, 2019, 10:35 AM EDT
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
May 20, 2019, 1:47 PM EDT
Former Vice President Joe Biden (D). (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
May 17, 2019, 12:40 PM EDT
Rugby star Israel Folau, (Getty Images)
May 16, 2019, 4:54 PM EDT
Rev. Franklin Graham. (YouTube)
May 16, 2019, 3:13 PM EDT
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R)
May 15, 2019, 1:18 PM EDT
Ambassador David M. Friedman. (U.S. Government)
May 15, 2019, 11:56 AM EDT
Former U.S. Attorney Joe diGenova. (YouTube)
May 14, 2019, 5:01 PM EDT
Psychologist Ray Blanchard, Ph.D. (Twitter.) 
May 14, 2019, 11:39 AM EDT
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) (Getty Images)
May 13, 2019, 2:42 PM EDT
Rev. Franklin Graham. (YouTube)
May 13, 2019, 11:07 AM EDT
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
May 10, 2019, 12:29 PM EDT
President Donald Trump. (YouTube)
May 9, 2019, 3:14 PM EDT
Fr. Gary Thomas. 
May 8, 2019, 4:49 PM EDT
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) (Getty Images)
May 8, 2019, 1:00 PM EDT
Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League. (YouTube)