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, and Congressional Quarterly, among other outlets. His reporting has also been included in the following books: Unfreedom of the Press by Mark Levin;  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

September 4, 2019, 5:13 PM EDT
Fr. Daniel Reehill, pastor of  St. Edward Catholic Church. 
September 3, 2019, 5:36 PM EDT
(Getty Images) Alan Fabbri, the mayor of Ferrara, Italy, has ordered the purchase of 385 crucifixes to be displayed in the classrooms of the city's public schools this year, reported GloriaTV/en.news.
September 3, 2019, 2:31 PM EDT
David Simon, the writer and producer of HBO's The Wire.  (Getty Images)
August 30, 2019, 5:16 PM EDT
(Screenshot, The Satanic Temple)
August 30, 2019, 11:35 AM EDT
Former FBI Director James Comey. (Getty Images)
August 29, 2019, 4:27 PM EDT
Rev. Franklin Graham. (YouTube)
August 29, 2019, 1:47 PM EDT
(OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)
August 28, 2019, 3:25 PM EDT
Gov. Ralph Northam (Getty Images/Alex Edelman)
August 28, 2019, 12:45 PM EDT
Kayla Gomez-Orozco. (Facebook)
August 27, 2019, 1:16 PM EDT
(NASA/Getty Images) The U.S. Navy shut down its Task Force Climate Change (TFCC), which was established by President Barack Obama in 2009, reported E&E News' Greenwire.
August 27, 2019, 10:50 AM EDT
"Right Turn" blog author Jennifer Rubin. (YouTube)
August 26, 2019, 4:01 PM EDT
Virginia's Democratic Governor Ralph Northam. (Getty Images)
August 26, 2019, 1:18 PM EDT
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August 26, 2019, 11:18 AM EDT
Dr. Allen Frances, former chairman of Psychiatry Department at Duke University Medical School.
August 15, 2019, 5:24 PM EDT
Philadelphia D.A. Larry Krasner (Getty Images)
August 15, 2019, 2:17 PM EDT
U.S. Ambassador to Israel David M. Friedman. (Facebook)
August 15, 2019, 12:31 PM EDT
(Getty Images) The Satanic Temple in Ottawa plans to hold what apparently will be the first public Black Mass in Canada's history on Aug. 17.
August 14, 2019, 3:55 PM EDT
Mauricio Barrera-Navidad, left, and Carlos Palacios-Amaya.  (Montgomery County Police Dept.)