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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May 14, 2019, 11:39 AM EDT
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) (Getty Images)
May 13, 2019, 2:42 PM EDT
Rev. Franklin Graham. (YouTube)
May 13, 2019, 11:07 AM EDT
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
May 10, 2019, 12:29 PM EDT
President Donald Trump. (YouTube)
May 9, 2019, 3:14 PM EDT
Fr. Gary Thomas. 
May 8, 2019, 4:49 PM EDT
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) (Getty Images)
May 8, 2019, 1:00 PM EDT
Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League. (YouTube)
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Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton. (YouTube)
May 6, 2019, 5:23 PM EDT
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Rev. Franklin Graham (Photo by David Hume Kennerly/Getty Images)
May 6, 2019, 12:39 PM EDT
Rev. E.W. Jackson. (YouTube)
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Training gun. (YouTube)
May 1, 2019, 4:47 PM EDT
Sen. Maize Hirono (D-Hawaii) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) 
May 1, 2019, 2:45 PM EDT
CNN's Chris Cuomo.  (YouTube)
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