Susan brings to CNSNews.com a strong background in broadcast writing and editing. She joined CNSNews.com in April 1999, after working for 18 years as a television producer and news-writer in the Washington, D.C., Denver, and Greensboro, N.C., television markets. Susan holds a bachelor's degree from Mount Holyoke College and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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January 18, 2019, 7:26 AM EST
Vice President Mike Pence, defending both his wife and his Christian faith, spoke Thursday about the liberal backlash resulting from Karen Pence's decision to return to a Christian school as a volunteer art teacher.
January 18, 2019, 6:02 AM EST
A freshman lawmaker says Sen. Lindsey Graham is "somehow compromised" because he's changed his opinion of Trump.
January 17, 2019, 11:51 AM EST
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), the new chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, said she will make housing a priority during her tenure, and she wants a "surge" of funding to address the "crisis."
January 17, 2019, 9:57 AM EST
One of the most liberal members of the U.S. Senate happens to agree with one of the most conservative members that it's time to pull U.S. troops out of Syria, as President Trump has said he will do.
January 17, 2019, 7:26 AM EST
The report says a top  deputy to Robert Mueller was among the senior FBI and Justice Department officials who knew early on -- before the FISA court got involved -- that the Steele dossier was opposition research connected to the Clinton campaign.
January 16, 2019, 11:24 AM EST
"After historic victories against ISIS, it’s time to bring our great young people home!" President Trump announced on December 19, almost one month ago. Today we learned that some Americans will come home in caskets.
January 16, 2019, 7:29 AM EST
Kevin Hassett, the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, is predicting near-term economic pain from the partial government shutdown, but he says once the paychecks start coming again, "the economy will go back to the 3 percent growth that President Trump's policies have delivered."
January 16, 2019, 6:34 AM EST
"I think that the problem of our time is to get an effective system in place that can keep dangerous firearms out of the hands of mentally ill people," Barr said.
January 15, 2019, 10:34 AM EST
"On my watch, Bob will be allowed to finish his work," Attorney General-nominee William Barr told his confirmation hearing on Tuesday. He was talking about Special Counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing Trump-Russia probe.
January 15, 2019, 9:20 AM EST
The border-wall/government funding impasse will be a main topic of discussion today when President Donald Trump has lunch with members of Congress at the White House.
January 15, 2019, 6:07 AM EST
Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
January 14, 2019, 9:51 AM EST
Reps. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) are berating CBS News for its apparent failure to include African-Americans in its roster of "digital journalists" who will cover the upcoming 2020 campaign.
January 14, 2019, 8:34 AM EST
How does the partial government shutdown end? That was one of the main questions on the Sunday talk shows, including ABC's "This Week," where George Stephanopoulos asked Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) for his opinion.
January 14, 2019, 7:00 AM EST
On Monday, cable news shows noted that President Trump did not deny that he has worked on behalf of Russia.
January 14, 2019, 6:07 AM EST
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said he hopes to see "Washington coming together and opening up the government" when he returns to the Capitol on Monday.
January 14, 2019, 5:24 AM EST
"What are we supposed to do? Just give in?" Graham asked during an appearance on "Fox News Sunday." Speaking of President Trump, Graham said, "He's not going to give in."
January 8, 2019, 11:54 AM EST
The concern about potential terrorists crossing into the United States from Mexico is nothing new, although Democrats and liberal media outlets were downplaying the Trump administration's concern ahead of Trump's planned address to the nation Tuesday night.
January 8, 2019, 7:58 AM EST
"What I expect the president will do tonight is explain to the American people that we have a humanitarian and security crisis at our southern border," Pence said.
January 8, 2019, 6:57 AM EST
By Tuesday morning, Trump's most dedicated media critics were urging news networks not to carry Trump's address, because he'll simply be spreading "lies."
January 8, 2019, 6:04 AM EST
Kellyanne Conway told Laura Ingraham that although President Trump is "considering" declaring a national emergency to get his wall built, "he's never committed" to doing that.