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

July 10, 2017, 5:03 PM EDT
Sumter County Courthouse (Wikimedia Commons)(CNSNews.com) - When measured by median age, Sumter County, Fla., had the oldest population of any county in the country in 2016, according to data published by the U.S.
July 7, 2017, 2:28 PM EDT
Mark Levin(CNSNews.com) - Author and talk radio host Mark Levin said in an interview with CNSNews.com that America is “being defeated from within” by a “progressive” ideology that rejects the basic and inalterable principles of natural law and God-given rights upon which the United State
July 6, 2017, 3:51 PM EDT
Father Paul Scalia(CNSNews.com) - Father Paul Scalia, a priest in the Diocese of Arlington, Va., writes in a new book that faith and reason are not contradictory but complementary.He sees this point symbolized by the fact that both shepherds and magi arrived to greet the newborn Jesus Christ.
July 6, 2017, 12:53 PM EDT
House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Both the Congressional Budget Office and the White House Office of Management and Budget project that federal spending will top $4 trillion for the first time in fiscal 2017, which began on Oct.
July 4, 2017, 9:13 AM EDT
John DickinsonJohn Dickinson was both passionate and polite — and served as a role model for political rhetoricians in an era long before the Age of Twitter.
June 29, 2017, 3:54 PM EDT
House Speaker Paul Ryan (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Unless current laws are changed, federal individual income tax collections will increase by 9.5 percent in fiscal 2018, which begins on Oct.
June 28, 2017, 3:17 PM EDT
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testifying in the House Foreign Affairs Committee, June 14, 2017.
June 28, 2017, 4:27 AM EDT
Her logic: If a church school uses its playground to advance its religious mission, it is disqualified from competing in a government grant program that helps fund safer playing surfaces.
June 26, 2017, 1:02 PM EDT
Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Sesame Street (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - In dissenting from the Supreme Court’s 7-2 decision that Missouri cannot discriminate against a Lutheran church that sought to compete in a sta
June 23, 2017, 11:09 AM EDT
President Obama signs the Obamacare law in 2010.
June 21, 2017, 11:57 AM EDT
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe at a press conference, Nov. 3, 2016.
June 21, 2017, 4:31 AM EDT
A Middle Eastern regime that does not come to power through its own power cannot retain power. Nor restrain terrorists.
June 15, 2017, 11:14 AM EDT
House Speaker Pal Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - The U.S.
June 14, 2017, 4:23 AM EDT
The budget request that the Corporation for Public Broadcasting submitted to Congress on Feb. 9, 2016, when President Barack Obama was still in office, explained why Congress has routinely approved taxpayer funding for CPB two years in advance.
June 12, 2017, 4:50 PM EDT
This graphic appears promoting a blog posting about "dating when are trans" appears about 42 minutes into the federally funded documentary "Real Boy." "Real Boy" was made by the congressionally mandated filmmaker ITVS and will be aired next Monday on federally funded PBS.
June 12, 2017, 8:54 AM EDT
Then-candidate Donald Trump at a rally in Charleston, W.V., on May 5, 2016. (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - The U.S.
June 9, 2017, 12:26 PM EDT
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Nearly 710 million adults worldwide want to migrate to another country and 147 million of those specifically want to come to the United States,
June 7, 2017, 5:11 PM EDT
Bennett and a friend after undergoing "top surgery" in the ITVS documentary "Real Boy" that will air on PBS's Independent Lens on June 19.
June 7, 2017, 4:20 AM EDT
Investigators searching the area in Pennsylvania where United Airlines Flight 93 crashed on Sept. 11, 2001, found this telltale piece of evidence. It was the tourist visa that let Ziad Jarrah enter the United States from Germany.