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.

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April 23, 2019, 12:15 PM EDT
(Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Twitter on Tuesday that Israel will name a settlement in the Golan Heights in honor of President Donald Trump. 
April 22, 2019, 4:56 PM EDT
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April 22, 2019, 12:05 PM EDT
Cardinal Robert Sarah. (Jun Sato, Getty Images)
April 12, 2019, 12:34 PM EDT
Cardinal Robert Sarah. (Photo by Jun Sato/Getty Images)
April 11, 2019, 5:34 PM EDT
Notre Dame President Father John Jenkins and President Barack Obama, May 17, 2009. (Getty Images/Jeff Haynes-Pool)
April 11, 2019, 12:51 PM EDT
President Donald Trump. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
April 10, 2019, 5:05 PM EDT
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April 10, 2019, 11:33 AM EDT
Morton Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America.  (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)
April 8, 2019, 4:14 PM EDT
Rolling Stones Mick Jagger, right, and Keith Richards. (Photo by Sven Creutzmann/Mambo Photo/Getty Images)
April 5, 2019, 3:36 PM EDT
Former Secretary of State John Kerry and Deputy Secretary of State Victoria Nuland. (Photo by Mikhail Metzel\TASS via Getty Images)
April 5, 2019, 12:54 PM EDT
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro. (Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo-Pool/Getty Images)
April 3, 2019, 3:48 PM EDT
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra (D). (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) 
April 3, 2019, 2:48 PM EDT
University of Jordan Prof. Ahmad Nofal. (MEMRI)
April 2, 2019, 3:58 PM EDT
High-capacity gun magazine. (YouTube)
April 2, 2019, 12:14 PM EDT
(Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images) While speaking to Catholics at St. Peter's Cathedral in Rabat, Morocco on Sunday, Pope Francis warned the crowd of about 400 people against seeking to convert anyone to Catholicism, stating, "Please, no proselytism!"
April 1, 2019, 4:55 PM EDT
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March 29, 2019, 5:26 PM EDT
(YouTube) A bill that would allow 18- to 20-year olds to carry guns concealed within city limits passed the Idaho Senate (28-7) last week and was sent to the governor to sign, which he is expected to do. The bill passed in the Idaho House on March 14.