Pete Winn joined 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, 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

October 31, 2012, 5:17 PM EDT
FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, file photo, a gasoline pump shows a customer has spent $40.00 for eight gallons of gasoline at a Shell station in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)
October 29, 2012, 3:19 PM EDT
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October 4, 2012, 6:16 PM EDT
Amtrak CEO Joseph Boardman, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and Transportation Secretary Ray La Hood at Washington's Union Station. (Photo: DHS) ( – Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Thursday that all Americans have a responsibility to watch for signs of human trafficking – “anytime” they travel.
October 4, 2012, 6:02 AM EDT
The lead plaintiff in an ACLU lawsuit against Pennsylvania's voter ID law now has a state-approved photo ID - even though the ACLU had claimed that she'd be “unable to obtain photo identification required by Pennsylvania's Photo ID Law” and “will no longer be able to vote.”
September 4, 2012, 6:18 PM EDT
Obama campaign logo at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Monday, Sept. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/David Goldman)