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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October 16, 2018, 8:37 AM EDT
The Health and Human Services Department wants pharmaceutical companies to include list prices in television ads hawking their prescription drugs.
October 16, 2018, 6:06 AM EDT
The absurdity of Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) making a big deal out of her minuscule Native American heritage continues to reverberate on Twitter.
October 15, 2018, 8:21 AM EDT
"We're living through a digital revolution, which is undermining place," Sasse told CBS's John Dickerson. "I think the biggest problem in America right now is loneliness. And the good news is, it's fixable. But it requires friendship."
October 15, 2018, 7:12 AM EDT
Republicans believe Glenn Simpson, the founder of Fusion GPS, will take the Fifth, refusing to testify, when he appears before the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees on Tuesday.
October 15, 2018, 6:05 AM EDT
Stacey Abrams, the Democrat hoping to make history as the first black governor of Georgia, was asked by CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday if she believes the "Trump economy" has been good for Georgia.
October 15, 2018, 5:57 AM EDT
President Trump is thanking NBC News for correcting an error that made Trump look bad.
October 12, 2018, 10:22 AM EDT
Brunson was back in a Turkish court today, and although the court did not dismiss the phony charges against him, it did release him from house arrest based on time served.
October 12, 2018, 9:41 AM EDT
The apparent murder of Saudi writer/journalist Jamal Khashoggi could produce a "dramatically negative" reaction from Congress, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) told CNN Friday morning.  
October 12, 2018, 6:24 AM EDT
"We aren't going to leave these people high and dry, but if we did more on climate change, we'd have fewer of these hurricanes and other types of storms. Everyone knows that, except for a few."
October 11, 2018, 7:41 AM EDT
Just weeks before the midterm election, House Republican leaders finally have gotten around to one of the most popular planks of President Trump's presidential campaign -- building a wall on the Southwest border.
October 10, 2018, 10:56 AM EDT
There were two eye-popping revelations today, as Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and FBI Director Christopher Wray discussed national security concerns at a hearing of the Senate Homeland Security Committee.
October 10, 2018, 6:39 AM EDT
"Get out now!" Governor Rick Scott warned residents in Florida's panhandle on Tuesday, as Hurricane Michael continued to strengthen into a catastrophic storm.
October 10, 2018, 5:24 AM EDT
"Their whole campaign is resist. Ours is to create."
October 9, 2018, 9:06 AM EDT
"Multiple areas along the Yuma and Ajo (Arizona) corridors are being exploited by criminal organizations," Customs and Border Protection announced last Friday.  
October 9, 2018, 6:08 AM EDT
Memories of the Kavanaugh confirmation debacle will follow voters to the ballot box in 29 days, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) told Fox News's Sean Hannity Monday night.
October 8, 2018, 10:14 AM EDT
Republicans investigating the origins of the FBI's Trump-Russia investigation now say a third Democrat-connected source was directly feeding information to the FBI before the 2016 election.
October 8, 2018, 7:55 AM EDT
Brett Kavanaugh has been elevated to the U.S. Supreme Court, but some Democrats, including Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) indicate they will open new investigations into his youthful behavior and his sworn testimony if Democrats win back the House in November.
October 8, 2018, 7:00 AM EDT
"I do not believe that Brett Kavanaugh will overturn Roe v. Wade, Collins said, noting that precedents are not often overturned.
October 8, 2018, 6:08 AM EDT
Republicans' "energy and enthusiasm" was lagging behind that of Demorats -- "until this," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) told CBS's "Meet the Press" on Sunday.
October 8, 2018, 5:45 AM EDT
"The one silver lining that I hope will come from this is that more women will press charges now when they are assaulted," Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) told CBS's "Face the Nation" on Sunday.