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

February 6, 2013, 1:32 PM EST
Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio, head of the Catholic diocese of Brooklyn, N.Y.
February 4, 2013, 5:20 PM EST
Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, head of the Catholic archdiocese of Philadelphia. (AP)
January 24, 2013, 9:57 PM EST
(CNSNews.com) – The annual March for Life, to protest the Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe v.
January 17, 2013, 4:39 PM EST
Charlton Heston, legendary actor and former president of the National Rifle Association. (AP)
January 15, 2013, 1:16 PM EST
Charlton Heston, former rpesident of the National Rifle Association and Academy Award-winning actor, who died in 2008.. (AP)
January 14, 2013, 7:16 PM EST
Charlton Heston (d.2008) at the NRA Convention in 2000, where he gave his famous speech in defense of gun rights, saying, "From my cold, dead hands!" (AP)
January 3, 2013, 10:45 PM EST
Francis Cardinal George, head of the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago, representing 2.3 million Catholics. (AP)
December 28, 2012, 1:54 PM EST
December 26, 2012, 3:51 PM EST
December 19, 2012, 5:03 PM EST
December 4, 2012, 4:35 PM EST
L. Brent Bozell III, chairman of ForAmerica and president of the Media Research Center.