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

June 6, 2017, 1:26 PM EDT
President Donald Trump visits the Snap-on manufacturing facility in Kenosha, Wisc., April 18, 2017. (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - The after-tax profits of U.S.
June 2, 2017, 9:01 AM EDT
President Donald Trump with Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel.
May 31, 2017, 4:30 AM EDT
Real federal taxes per capita have more than doubled since John F. Kennedy served as president — and argued for lower taxes.
May 27, 2017, 2:59 PM EDT
Republican Sen. Jim Bunning of Kentucky, a 78-year-old grandfather of 40 who is not running for re-election, has single-handedly fought a battle on Capitol Hill over the past week that ought to inspire all taxpayers to rally around his banner of commonsense.
May 26, 2017, 4:27 PM EDT
Former California Gov. Ronald Reagan and President Gerald Ford at the Republican National Convention in Kansas City, Aug. 19, 1976. (William Fitzpatrick/Courtesy Gerald R.
May 26, 2017, 10:54 AM EDT
OMB Director Mick Mulvaney in the Senate Budget Committee on May 25, 2017.
May 24, 2017, 5:10 PM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - The American Health Care Act, the bill the House of Representatives passed on May 4 to repeal-and-replace Obamacare, would cut federal spending by $1,111,000,000,000 over ten years and reduce federal “revenues” by $992,
May 24, 2017, 12:24 PM EDT
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - President Donald Trump’s budget proposal together with the American Health Care Act, which Trump’s proposal embraces, would deny all federal funding to Planned Parenthood through both discretionary Title X grants and Medicaid.
May 24, 2017, 10:03 AM EDT
(From the cover of the 2017 Guide to the National Endowment for the Arts.)(CNSNews.com) - The budget that President Trump presented to Congress yesterday calls for “shutting down” the National Endowment for the Arts, beginning in fiscal 2018 by slashing 80 percent of its funding.
May 24, 2017, 4:38 AM EDT
The budget proposal the White House sent to Congress correctly describes a dire fiscal situation.
May 22, 2017, 3:29 PM EDT
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Only 1 percent of Americans say that America’s moral values are excellent and 77 percent say they are getting worse,
May 22, 2017, 10:46 AM EDT
President Trump addressing the Arab Islamic American Summit in Saudi Arabia, May 21, 2017.
May 19, 2017, 10:46 AM EDT
Vice President Mike Pence swears into office USTR Robert Lighthizer, May 15, 2017.
May 18, 2017, 5:24 PM EDT
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Approximately 1 out of every 4 people (24.17 percent) who had a job in the Western United States in 2016 was foreign born, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
May 17, 2017, 6:59 PM EDT
Osama bin Laden in his Oct. 29, 2004 videotape that was broadcast on al Jazeera. (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Among the materials that U.S.
May 17, 2017, 4:20 AM EDT
The ultimate strategic aim of the United States in responding to the terrorist threat exemplified by al-Qaida and the Islamic State should not focus on establishing freedom in Afghanistan or any other distant land but rather on maintaining the God-given rights of life, liberty and property here.
May 11, 2017, 6:32 PM EDT
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats in the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, May 11, 2017. (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - In the Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S.
May 10, 2017, 4:01 PM EDT
(U.S. Government photo)(CNSNews.com) - The U.S. Treasury, according to its monthly statement, ran a surplus of $182,428,000,000 in the month of April, taking in $455,605,000,000 in revenue while spending $273,177,000,000.
May 10, 2017, 10:34 AM EDT
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - The Internal Revenue Service, which is responsible for collecting federal taxes and enforcing federal tax law, was unable to accurately deal with its own complex rules governing the payment of its own employees and ended up overpaying more tha
May 10, 2017, 4:18 AM EDT
Even if the Republicans enact their "repeal," the most outrageous part of the Obamacare law will stand.