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, Associated Press, Scripps Howard, CBS, ABC, and Congressional Quarterly, among other outlets, including the following books: 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 23, 2011, 4:25 PM EDT
<b><b>House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.), on left, and House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio). (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)</b></b>
June 16, 2011, 7:25 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) – At a congressional hearing on Muslim radicalization in U.S. prisons, Rep.
May 24, 2011, 10:53 AM EDT
Former Vice President Al Gore at the U.N. Climate summit in Copenhagen, Denmark, on Monday, Dec. 14, 2009. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
March 8, 2011, 5:20 PM EST
NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. (Wikipedia Commons)
February 21, 2011, 11:18 AM EST
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and partner Sandra Lee after attending Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Albany, NY, on Jan. 2, 2011. (AP Photo)
January 4, 2011, 3:03 PM EST
(CNSNews.com) – In a debate with candidates for the chairmanship of the Republican National Committee (RNC), current Chairman Michael Steele said his favorite book was War and Peace,
October 25, 2010, 2:12 PM EDT