Pete Winn joined CNSNews.com in October of 2007 as a staff writer/investigative reporter. For nearly 20 years, he has reported on key legal, cultural, political, scientific and religious topics at the national level for online, magazine, radio/TV and print publications. His work has been quoted by, or appeared in, The Washington Times, ABC News, AP, UPI, MSNBC and The New York Times, as well as in local newspapers and on radio stations around the country. Prior to joining CNSNews.com, Pete was the associate editor and co-creator of CitizenLink, a daily public-policy and government-issues e-newsletter/Web site produced by the Colorado Springs-based Focus on the Family. For seven years, he served as head writer and substitute host for Family News in Focus, an internationally syndicated radio news-and-issues program heard on more than 1,400 stations in the U.S. and Canada. With experience as a radio news director in both commercial and public radio, Pete is a former voting member of the Radio-Television News Directors Association of America (RTNDA). He also served as an editor for Politico: a Journal of Contemporary Concerns. He holds a B.A. degree in Politics & Government and Philosophy from Ripon College, Ripon, Wis.

My Articles

March 22, 2012, 11:59 AM EDT
If the government can force insurers to provide free sterilizations and contraceptives for college co-eds, why can’t it require college campuses to provide free booze and designated drivers for all college students who want them, too?
February 24, 2012, 9:11 PM EST
Stolen artifact repatriated to country of origin by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (Photo courtesy of ICE)
February 7, 2012, 9:44 PM EST
2008: Homosexual couples from around California marry prior to Election Day passage of Proposition 8 restricting marriage to one man and one woman.
February 1, 2012, 5:48 PM EST
Daisy Nunez, left, a food stamp recipient from New York, joins Rabbi Steve Gutow, executive director of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs, for a food stamp shopping trip in Harlem. (AP photo)
January 31, 2012, 7:52 PM EST
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January 26, 2012, 2:07 PM EST
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January 12, 2012, 10:47 AM EST
(CNSNews.com) - New York City Councilman Fernando Cabrera and NYC religious leaders organized a rally at Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s State of the City speech on Thu