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.

My Articles

August 14, 2019, 5:23 AM EDT
Tibetan Buddhist monk uses iPhone in Kumbum Monastery, Xining, Qinghai Province, China. (Getty Images/Wang He)
August 12, 2019, 4:33 PM EDT
(Getty Images/Alex Wong) (CNSNews.com) - The federal government spent a record $3,727,014,000,000 in the first ten months of fiscal 2019 (October through July), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released today.
August 7, 2019, 4:28 AM EDT
Henry Taylor of Harvard scores a touchdown while being tackled by Noah Pope of Yale at Fenway Park, Boston, Nov. 17, 2018. (Getty Images/Adam Glanzman) As a mathematics professor at Yale, he had kept a careful eye on college football for years before he felt compelled to speak out.
August 5, 2019, 5:20 PM EDT
President Donald Trump with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China, Nov. 9, 2017. (Getty Images/Thomas Peter-pool)
August 2, 2019, 7:57 AM EDT
(Getty Images/Andrew Spear) (CNSNews.com) - The number of people employed in the United States hit a record 157,288,000 in July, according to the employment report released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
July 31, 2019, 4:27 AM EDT
Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) plugged his "Democracy for All" amendment at a press conference outside the U.S. Supreme Court July 30, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
July 24, 2019, 4:50 AM EDT
(Getty Images/Win McNamee) There is one interest that almost all elected officials in Washington, D.C., share. It does not matter what state they come from. It does not matter what party they belong to. It does not matter whether they serve in the House, Senate or White House.
July 17, 2019, 4:27 AM EDT
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
July 10, 2019, 8:08 AM EDT
(NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images) For the first time in our nation's history, there is now a federal department spending an average of more than $100 billion per month.
July 3, 2019, 12:32 PM EDT
President Donald Trump with President Xi Jinping of China in Beijing, Nov. 9, 2017. (Getty Images/Thomas Peter-Pool)
July 3, 2019, 4:40 AM EDT
"Declaration of Independence" by American artist John Trumbull shows 42 of the 56 signers of the document. All American politicians of the founding era share one thing in common with those of the current: Like all human beings, they are imperfect.
June 27, 2019, 5:49 PM EDT
Justice Clarence Thomas, Elena Kagan, Samuel Alito and Chief Justice John Roberts (Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla)
June 26, 2019, 4:37 AM EDT
The World War I memorial cross in Bladensburg, Maryland. (Photo by Eric Baradat//AFP/Getty Images) Ninety-nine years ago, Democrat Sen. John Walter Smith of Maryland provided $50 of his own — not government — money to help erect a cross in his home state.
June 21, 2019, 6:20 PM EDT
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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.