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

July 29, 2019, 3:40 PM EDT
Egan Bernal, center. (Getty Images)
July 26, 2019, 1:17 PM EDT
Adam and Eve. 
July 26, 2019, 12:19 PM EDT
(YouTube screenshots) In response to Apple's request that some of its Mac Pro parts -- now made in Communist China -- be exempt from tariffs, President Trump said no, and urged the $365 billion company to make its parts "in the USA."
July 24, 2019, 5:24 PM EDT
Brent Bozell. (MRC)
July 23, 2019, 5:13 PM EDT
Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
July 22, 2019, 12:11 PM EDT
CNN's Brian Stelter, host of Reliable Sources. (YouTube)
July 19, 2019, 2:59 PM EDT
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas). (Zach Gibson/Getty Images)
July 18, 2019, 11:11 AM EDT
(Getty Images) (CNSNews.com) -- Although D.C. residents and some hard left politicos support making the District of Columbia the 51st state, a strong majority of Americans (64%) oppose the idea of D.C. statehood, reported the survey firm Gallup. 
July 17, 2019, 4:47 PM EDT
A polyamorous "family." (YouTube)
July 16, 2019, 4:12 PM EDT
Rev. Franklin Graham. (BGEA)
July 15, 2019, 1:28 PM EDT
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
July 12, 2019, 5:13 PM EDT
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July 10, 2019, 4:22 PM EDT
Robert Johnson (Getty Images)