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 19, 2013, 1:00 PM EST
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February 14, 2013, 12:21 AM EST
Author, TV host, and real estate tycoon Donald Trump said that Republican political consultant Karl Rove “made a fool out of himself” in the 2012 elections, stressing how much money was spent on candidates who lost and how Rove reacted to the election results.
February 13, 2013, 11:25 PM EST
Real estate mogul Donald Trump said that Republican political consultant Karl Rove, who served as a senior adviser and deputy chief of staff to President George W. Bush, was responsible for helping Barack Obama win the presidency in the 2008 election.
February 13, 2013, 1:05 AM EST
GOP political consultant Karl Rove. (AP)
February 12, 2013, 6:55 PM EST
Michael Reagan, the adopted son of former President Ronald Reagan and a long-time conservative talk-radio host and commentator. (AP)
February 9, 2013, 11:25 AM EST
Republican political consultant Karl Rove, a former deputy chief of staff in the George W. Bush administration. (AP)
February 7, 2013, 8:50 PM EST
Within a few hours of American Crossroads spokesman Jonathan Collegio smearing conservative Brent Bozell as a “hater” with a “sordid history” and “weird personal axes to grind,” at least 36 prominent conservative leaders had signed a letter demanding that Collegio be fired, stressing that an apology was not acceptable.
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)