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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July 17, 2018, 10:36 AM EDT
Amid an outpouring of fury from Democrats and their liberal media partners on Tuesday, President Trump pushed back on the negative reaction to his meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in several tweets:
July 17, 2018, 8:40 AM EDT
"Why did we talk like polite people?" Putin asked. "Why should this come as a surprise?" he wondered.
July 17, 2018, 6:36 AM EDT
"To me, the most important issue is the nuclear issue," President Donald Trump told Fox News's Sean Hannity following his joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
July 17, 2018, 5:03 AM EDT
"In the entire history of our country, Americans have never seen a president of the United States support an adversary the way President Trump has supported President Putin," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer fumed on Monday, following President Trump's much-criticized press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin.  
July 16, 2018, 12:01 PM EDT
"I would rather take a political risk in pursuit of peace than to risk peace in pursuit of politics," Trump said.
July 16, 2018, 8:13 AM EDT
President Donald Trump began his first one-on-one meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in front of the cameras, sitting down for a brief photo-op and congratulating Putin on "a really great World Cup, one of the best ever, from what everybody tells me."
July 16, 2018, 7:21 AM EDT
Nunes said the indictment of 12 Russians, announced Friday by the  Justice  Department, omits some important information: "So the indictment plays like they're only going after the Democrats, when Bob Mueller and all his investigators and his lawyers know for a fact that they (Russians) also targeted Republicans. Why is that not in the indictment? It makes the indictment look ridiculous."
July 16, 2018, 6:08 AM EDT
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) (Photo: Screen capture/C-SPAN) (CNSNews.com) - Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said today's Trump-Putim summit in Helsinki is not about holding Russia accountable for its cyber-hacking and election interference.
July 16, 2018, 5:47 AM EDT
"I do think we need to focus now on winning seats in November and ensuring the Democrats are in control, for the sake of our country, quite frankly," Rep. Joe Crowley said.
July 16, 2018, 5:25 AM EDT
Russian hacking and election meddling "is an attack on all of us," Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) told CBS's "Face the Nation" with Margaret Brennan on Sunday.
July 13, 2018, 11:48 AM EDT
A Democrat from New Jersey said Republicans should be applauding FBI Agent Peter Strzok for allowing Donald Trump, "this unfit man," become president.
July 13, 2018, 10:02 AM EDT
The two leaders met shortly after "The Sun" published an exclusive interview with Trump, in which the president said May had ignored his advice on Brexit, the British plan to leave the European Union.
July 13, 2018, 8:02 AM EDT
"This is an integrity issue," Rep. Mark Walker (R-N.C.) told an indignant Peter Strzok at Thursday's contentious hearing on Capitol Hill.
July 13, 2018, 5:56 AM EDT
FBI Agent Peter Strzok says he's "done nothing wrong," then quickly amends his statement. (Photo: Screen capture/C-SPAN)
July 12, 2018, 10:26 AM EDT
Here is Strzok's defense, as expressed in statement to the committee:
July 12, 2018, 9:38 AM EDT
At a news conference in Brussels Thursday morning, a reporter asked Trump if he considers Russian President Vladimir Putin to be a security threat to Europe or the United States.
July 12, 2018, 7:08 AM EDT
"I think that NATO is much stronger now than it was two days ago," President Donald Trump told a news conference on Thursday at the end of what he called "an amazing two-day period in Brussels."
July 12, 2018, 5:48 AM EDT
Both Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), the chairman of the Judiciary Committee, and Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), the head of the House Freedom Caucus, said on Wednesday they've found more evidence of political bias against President Trump among FBI employees.
July 11, 2018, 9:01 AM EDT
As President Trump flew to Europe Tuesday, ahead of Wednesday’s NATO summit, the U.S. Senate passed a nonbinding motion expressing “iron-clad” support for the alliance.
July 11, 2018, 8:11 AM EDT
President Donald Trump has raised "legitimate" issues with our NATO allies, including Germany, but the way he's going about it is "like turning a family squabble into divorce proceedings," Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) told CNN’s "New Day" on Wednesday.