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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March 22, 2018, 9:43 AM EDT
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Democrats refused a deal on DACA in exchange for funding President Trump's border wall.
March 22, 2018, 8:32 AM EDT
The bill is very specific on how the money must be spent, ruling out any concrete barriers such as the prototypes Trump visited in California on March 13.
March 22, 2018, 7:05 AM EDT
Late Wednesday night, several hours after Republicans released their $1.3 trillion, 2,232-page omnibus spending bill, President Trump seemed OK about getting only a fraction of the $25 billion he was promised to build a wall on a southern border.
March 22, 2018, 6:47 AM EDT
Alas.
March 22, 2018, 6:04 AM EDT
Republicans rolled out a two-thousand-page-plus omnibus spending bill Wednesday night, which they expect to pass by Friday's deadline. And while there is much in it for Democrats to like, there is much for conservatives to oppose
March 21, 2018, 11:48 AM EDT
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) posed a "hypothetical" scenario on Wednesday, to describe how serious election interference could prove to be, even if actual vote tallies are not changed.
March 21, 2018, 9:01 AM EDT
Former CIA Director John Brennan, the author of several scathing tweets directed at President Donald Trump, told MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Wednesday that President Trump must be afraid that the Russians "have something on him." 
March 21, 2018, 7:50 AM EDT
Bottom line: Obama's dealings with Putin were above-board and forward-looking, even when they were whispered; but Trump's dealings, so far more limited than Obama's, are suspect and damaging to national security.
March 21, 2018, 7:02 AM EDT
At a very early-morning news conference in Austin, Texas on Wednesday, law enforcement authorities announced that the suspected serial bomber -- blamed for five explosions and two deaths in the Austin area -- is dead.
March 21, 2018, 6:12 AM EDT
"I had a call with President Putin, and congratulated him on the victory, his electoral victory," President Trump told reporters at a White House photo-op on Tuesday. And yes, predictably, the sky is falling.
March 21, 2018, 5:15 AM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) took five questions at his weekly news conference on Tuesday, and three of them were about Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
March 20, 2018, 11:15 AM EDT
The U.S. Air Force has a higher percentage of women than any of the other military branches, and more women are entering the U.S. Air Force Academy, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson said on Tuesday.
March 20, 2018, 9:25 AM EDT
The school day had barely started at Great Mills High School in St. Mary's County, Maryland, when gunfire erupted inside the building.
March 20, 2018, 6:42 AM EDT
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), the chairman of the House intelligence committee, said former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe may have been fired, but he still needs to tell the committee what he knows:
March 19, 2018, 10:08 AM EDT
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, fired on Friday two days before his government retirement benefits kicked in, leaked to the press and lied under oath, according to Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
March 19, 2018, 8:19 AM EDT
President Trump tweeted on Friday: "Andrew McCabe FIRED, a great day for the hard working men and women of the FBI - A great day for Democracy."
March 19, 2018, 6:50 AM EDT
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said on Sunday he would not "advocate" for the firing of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, but he never would have advocated for Mueller's appointment in the first place:
March 19, 2018, 6:06 AM EDT
This came after President Trump mentioned Mueller by name in several critical tweets over the weekend.
March 19, 2018, 5:38 AM EDT
The Trump administration last week imposed sanctions on Russia for its attempts to influence the 2016 election, months after Congress directed the president to do so.
March 19, 2018, 5:12 AM EDT
Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) sits on the House intelligence committee. (Photo: Screen grab/"Fox News Sunday")(CNSNews.com) - Rep.