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

June 28, 2019, 3:25 PM EDT
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June 27, 2019, 12:57 PM EDT
June 25, 2019, 2:32 PM EDT
Actor/Director Clint Eastwood. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
June 20, 2019, 3:51 PM EDT
State Rep. Katrina Jackson (D). (YouTube)
June 14, 2019, 11:59 AM EDT
David Gibson and Allyn Gibson, owners of Gibson's Bakery. (YouTube)
June 12, 2019, 1:48 PM EDT
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
June 11, 2019, 5:21 PM EDT
Attorney Michael Bogren.  (YouTube)
June 10, 2019, 12:40 PM EDT
June 7, 2019, 4:04 PM EDT
Rev. E.W. Jackson. (YouTube)
June 6, 2019, 1:33 PM EDT
Bp. Thomas Paprocki, head of the Catholic Diocese of  Springfield, Ill. 
June 6, 2019, 10:47 AM EDT
Men, this stuff that some sources sling around about America wanting out of this war, not wanting to fight, is a crock of bullshit. Americans love to fight, traditionally. All real Americans love the sting and clash of battle.
June 4, 2019, 4:01 PM EDT
June 4, 2019, 1:11 PM EDT
Bishop Joseph Strickland, head of the Diocese of Tyler, Texas. (Diocese of Tyler)
June 4, 2019, 12:00 PM EDT
Rev. Franklin Graham. (BGEA)