Pete Winn joined CNSNews.com in October of 2007 as a staff writer/investigative reporter. For nearly 20 years, he has reported on key legal, cultural, political, scientific and religious topics at the national level for online, magazine, radio/TV and print publications. His work has been quoted by, or appeared in, The Washington Times, ABC News, AP, UPI, MSNBC and The New York Times, as well as in local newspapers and on radio stations around the country. Prior to joining CNSNews.com, Pete was the associate editor and co-creator of CitizenLink, a daily public-policy and government-issues e-newsletter/Web site produced by the Colorado Springs-based Focus on the Family. For seven years, he served as head writer and substitute host for Family News in Focus, an internationally syndicated radio news-and-issues program heard on more than 1,400 stations in the U.S. and Canada. With experience as a radio news director in both commercial and public radio, Pete is a former voting member of the Radio-Television News Directors Association of America (RTNDA). He also served as an editor for Politico: a Journal of Contemporary Concerns. He holds a B.A. degree in Politics & Government and Philosophy from Ripon College, Ripon, Wis.

My Articles

December 19, 2012, 11:53 AM EST
The worst mass-murder in a school in American history did not involve guns or shooters, and the perpetrator had been neither bullied nor abused.
December 13, 2012, 5:06 PM EST
Electronic Data Recorder, or "Black box." (AP photo)
December 13, 2012, 1:07 PM EST
Loudoun County (Va.) Courthouse in Leesburg, Va. (Photo: Loudoun County)
December 7, 2012, 6:17 PM EST
Protesters for and against the same-sex marriage bill protest in the halls at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., Monday, June 20, 2011. / AP Photo/Hans Pennink
November 15, 2012, 2:05 PM EST
Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York and president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. (AP Photo)
November 14, 2012, 2:37 PM EST
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice speaks to her French counterpart, Gerard Araud, at the U.N. General Assembly during the election of 18 new members of the Human Rights Council, on Monday, November 12, 2012 (U.N. Photo by Rick Bajornas)