Susan brings to CNSNews.com a strong background in broadcast writing and editing. She joined CNSNews.com in April 1999, after working for 18 years as a television producer and news-writer in the Washington, D.C., Denver, and Greensboro, N.C., television markets. Susan holds a bachelor's degree from Mount Holyoke College and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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July 19, 2016, 9:59 AM EDT
He blasted the Democrat Party as the "party of handouts," and he offered his own prescription for healing a country that he said is "more racially divided today" than before Barrack Obama ran for president:
July 19, 2016, 8:11 AM EDT
Marcus Luttrell, a retired and highly decorated U.S. Navy Seal, told the Republican National Convention Monday night that young people don't have to go looking for the next war, because it's already here.
July 19, 2016, 6:33 AM EDT
The drama exploded shortly after Mrs. Trump left the stage, as accusations of plagiarism swirled around two passages in her speech, copied almost word for word from a speech delivered to the Democratic National Convention in 2008 by Michelle Obama.
July 19, 2016, 5:31 AM EDT
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani speaks during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. (AP Photo/J.
July 18, 2016, 9:20 AM EDT
It didn't take the White House long to respond to a July 6 petition asking the Obama administration to "formally recognize Black Lives Matter as a terrorist organization.
July 18, 2016, 6:10 AM EDT
"Military operations require secrecy," former CIA Director James Woolsey told Fox News in a recent interview. He criticized the Obama administration for telling the world -- and Islamic jihadists -- what it plans to do.
July 15, 2016, 9:35 AM EDT
"We've got to do more to understand that this is a war against these terrorist groups, the radical jihadist groups. It's a different kind of war. We need to be smart about how we wage it, but we have to be determined that we're going to win it.
July 8, 2016, 11:30 AM EDT
I would have to say today is probably the angriest I've ever been while addressing the public and the media," Rep. Cedric  Richmond (D-La.) told a news conference convened by the Congressional Black Caucus on Friday. 
July 8, 2016, 6:59 AM EDT
When Obama took office in January 2009, the labor force participation rate was 65.7 percent. The following month, it reached an Obama-era high of 65.8 percent, and then it began its seven-year downward spiral, hitting 62.4 percent in September 2015, its lowest point since 1977.
July 8, 2016, 6:17 AM EDT
A grim President Obama, just arrived in Poland for NATO meetings early Friday, condemned the "vicious, calculated and despicable attack" on Dallas police.
July 8, 2016, 5:29 AM EDT
Hours after President Obama told the nation that all Americans should be troubled by news of recent police shootings, the police themselves came under fire in Dallas.
July 7, 2016, 11:55 AM EDT
FBI Director James Comey told Congress on Thursday that there is a law, passed in 1917, making it a crime for someone to engage in gross negligence, but "nobody" ever invokes it, and neither would he.
July 7, 2016, 11:08 AM EDT
Did former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton break the law? Did she lie to the FBI? Did she lie under oath? Did she do anything wrong?
July 7, 2016, 7:09 AM EDT
The Obama White House and the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee issued contradictory statements Wednesday about President Obama's decision to further reduce the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan.
July 6, 2016, 11:16 AM EDT
resident Obama on Wednesday announced that he will make "an additional adjustment to our posture," leaving 8,400 U.S. troops in Afghanistan through the end of his term.
July 6, 2016, 7:41 AM EDT
"The closest parallel that we see, at least at first blush, is (former CIA) Director (John) Deutch, because he did go though this -- he was going to be prosecuted," Chaffetz said.
July 6, 2016, 6:28 AM EDT
"The Clintons really are living above the law," Ryan said. "They're being held (to) a different set of standards. That is clearly what this looks like. And this is why we're going to have hearings, and this is why I think that Comey should give us all the publicly available information to see how and why they reached this conclusion."
July 6, 2016, 5:09 AM EDT
No one at the White House knew that FBI Director James Comey was going to speak on Tuesday, never mind what he'd say, White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters on Tuesday.
July 5, 2016, 11:51 AM EDT
FBI Director James Comey announced that he is referring the Clinton email case to the Justice  Department with a recommendation that "no charges are appropriate in this case."
July 5, 2016, 7:16 AM EDT
Despite recent gains in Iraq and Syria, the Obama administration should be "careful of doing victory laps," Rep. David Nunes (R-Ca.), chairman of the House intelligence committee, told "Fox News Sunday."