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

November 26, 2012, 1:55 PM EST
President Barack Obama in front of a portrait of the first president, George Washington. (AP)
October 26, 2012, 5:09 PM EDT
Former BBC Director General Mark thompson, now CEO of The New York Times Company. (AP)
October 23, 2012, 3:30 PM EDT
  New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez (AP Photo)
October 15, 2012, 2:03 PM EDT
Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of New York City. (AP)
October 10, 2012, 6:45 PM EDT
In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo, a Libyan man investigates the inside of the U.S. Consulate, after an attack that killed four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens on the night of Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, in Benghazi, Libya. (AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon, File)
October 1, 2012, 3:29 PM EDT
Bishop Thomas John Paprocki, head of the Catholic diocese in Springfield, Ill. (AP)