Terence P. Jeffrey started as editor in chief of CNSNews.com in September 2007. Prior to that, he served for more than a decade as editor of Human Events, where he is now an editor at large. Terry was born in San Francisco and raised in the Bay Area, the seventh of eleven children. Both his parents were doctors of medicine.

Terry earned a bachelors degree in English Literature from Princeton in 1981. In 1984-85, he studied Arabic at the Arabic Language Institute of The American University in Cairo. In 1986-87, he studied in the Masters of Arts in Arab Studies program at Georgetown University, but did not earn a degree. From 1987-91, he was an editorial writer for The Washington Times, which entered his investigative editorials about then-House Speaker Jim Wright for consideration for the Pulitzer Prize. In 1992, he served as issues and research director for Pat Buchanan's first Republican presidential campaign. In 1993-1994, he served as executive director of The American Cause, an educational foundation. In 1995-96, he was national campaign manager for Pat Buchanan's second Republican presidential campaign. Buchanan that year won the Alaska, Louisiana and Missouri caucuses, placed second in the Iowa caucuses, and won the New Hampshire primary. Terry writes a weekly column for the Creators Syndicate. He and his wife, Julie, have five children and live in the Virginia suburbs outside Washington, D.C.

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June 19, 2019, 11:08 AM EDT
President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama at Trump's inauguration ceremony, Jan. 20, 2017. (Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla) Question: Would President George Washington have launched an offensive military action without prior authorization from Congress? Answer: no.
June 12, 2019, 4:29 AM EDT
The U.S.-Mexico border fence near Nogales, Arizona. (Photograph by Charles Ommanney/Getty Images) When they first arrested him in North Carolina in 2006, they let him go and asked him to come back for a hearing in Georgia. Instead, he ended up in Wisconsin.
June 7, 2019, 10:00 AM EDT
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June 7, 2019, 9:19 AM EDT
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June 5, 2019, 5:10 AM EDT
Rubble in Shadal Bazaar, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, which previously had been the front line of fighting against ISIS-K . (Photo by Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)
May 29, 2019, 7:21 AM EDT
The Supreme Court on May 28 refused to decide whether all humans have a right to life. (File Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images) A mother and father in Indianapolis have only one child, a little girl who is 2 years old. The mother becomes pregnant with another.
May 22, 2019, 4:40 AM EDT
(Photo by EyesWideOpen/Getty Images) At the 2016 Olympic trials, sprinter Tori Bowie ran a lifetime best of 10.78 in the 100-meter dash. But English Gardner edged her out, running 10.74.
May 15, 2019, 6:45 PM EDT
Chinese President Xi Jinping making a toast, April 26, 2019. (Getty Images/Nicolas Asfouri-Pool) (CNSNews.com) - Chinese holdings of U.S. Treasury securities hit a 22-month low in March, according to data released today by the U.S. Treasury.
May 15, 2019, 4:35 AM EDT
(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images) The workers who assemble Apple iPhones make a starting wage of $3.15 per hour in the People's Republic of China, according to The New York Times.
May 10, 2019, 6:13 PM EDT
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May 8, 2019, 4:32 AM EDT
(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Which class of full-time, year-round American workers has the highest median earnings? Is it the class that works for private-sector employers? Is it the class that works for the government? Or is it the entrepreneurial class, who are self-employed?
May 1, 2019, 4:39 AM EDT
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)  Elizabeth Warren told a story at the She the People Presidential Forum last week, illustrating the tough life she lived before growing up to become a Harvard Law professor and then a senator.
April 29, 2019, 6:25 PM EDT
Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D.-N.Y.), speaking at Barnard College in New York City, Jan. 7, 2019. (Getty Images/Drew Angerer)
April 25, 2019, 4:15 PM EDT
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April 24, 2019, 6:28 PM EDT
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April 24, 2019, 4:35 AM EDT
Protesters gather outside the U.S. Supreme Court as the justices hear oral arguments on whether the 2020 Census should include a citizenship question on April 23, 2019. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
April 17, 2019, 5:19 AM EDT
(Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) The regular weekly rendezvous took place at Union Station on Capitol Hill, just a short walk from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's office in the Hart Building. But it happened on Sunday, when the Senate was out.
April 15, 2019, 5:31 PM EDT
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