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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is online opinion editor for The Washington Times, the author of “The Devil in DC: Winning Back the Country From the Beast in Washington” and of "Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming Our Reality," and a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Fund for American Studies. Email her at 

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

**FILE** Gina McCarthy, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, holds a climate change report as she speaks at a climate workshop sponsored by The Climate Center at Georgetown University, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

EPA under fire for using humans as guinea pigs for pollution tests

A newly released report from the EPA's Office of the Inspector General reported that agency officials weren't exactly forthcoming when it came to explaining the full extent of the negative effects of its pollution experiments involving human test subjects. Published April 3, 2014

President Barack Obama salutes as he arrives on Air Force One, Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., as he returns from Chicago where he attended Democratic National Committee (DNC) events and the University of Michigan where he spoke about his proposal to raise the national minimum wage. He also spoke about the Fort Hood shooting. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Obama potshots GOP budget: 'Stinkburger or the Meanwich'

An obviously buoyed President Obama took his newly announced Obamacare enrollment numbers on the road and issued some quick and fast potshots at Republicans, denouncing that party's budget plan and health care alternative. Published April 3, 2014

** FILE ** Mary Ann Vecchio gestures and screams as she kneels by the body of a student lying face down on the campus of Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, on May 4, 1970. (AP Photo/John Filo)

Kent State University shooter taken into custody

A man accused of firing off a gun at Kent State University in Ohio has been taken into custody at a nearby hospital, just a few hours after witnesses reported seeing him shoot into the ground. Published April 3, 2014

Former president Bill Clinton speaks at a student conference for the Clinton Global Initiative University at Arizona State University, in this March 21, 2014, file photo taken in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

Bill Clinton on aliens: 'I wouldn't be surprised'

Former President Bill Clinton said during a recent broadcast interview with Jimmy Kimmel that if alien life forms came to planet Earth, he probably wouldn't even blink an eye. Published April 3, 2014

Houston Rockets guard Francisco Garcia (32), guard Jeremy Lin (7), and forward Chandler Parsons (25) sit on the scorers table as they wait for play to resume during the second half of their NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Houston Rockets sued over alleged gay slur taunts

The Houston Rockets have been sued by a former gay food server who works at the Barclays Center and says the players chased him from the locker room, shouting slurs and thwarting his attempts to set up a pregame buffet. Published April 2, 2014