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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times. Previously, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She's also a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Phillips Foundation. She can be reached at

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

Milwaukee's tough-talking sheriff, David Clarke. (Fox News via The Daily Surge) ** FILE **

David Clarke, Wisconsin sheriff: 'Al Sharpton ought to go back into the gutter he came from'

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke didn't pull any punches in his assessment of the Rev. Al Sharpton — who vowed to keep fighting for justice for slain Ferguson teen Michael Brown, despite the feds' decision to drop a civil rights investigation — and characterized him on national television as less than intelligent and unworthy of respect. Published January 22, 2015

Everytown for Gun Safety is a gun control group co-founded earlier this year by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, Pool, File)

'Everytown for Gun Safety' pushes to curb gun sales on Internet

The gun-control group, "Everytown for Gun Safety," is pushing for limits on firearm sales on the Internet, saying criminals and domestic abuse suspects can sometimes skirt background checks to purchase weapons online. Published January 22, 2015

** FILE ** House Homeland Security Committee member Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, holds up photographs as she questions Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 24, 2014, during the committee's hearing regarding the growing problem of unaccompanied children crossing the border into the US. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Republicans slammed as 'wimpy' on immigration: 'Horror of a bill'

Democrats anxious to see the White House's vision for immigration put into full play — especially President Obama's executive action to grant amnesty to tens of thousands — are calling out a Republican-led border security bill as a "wimpy" attempt to deal with a massive issue. Published January 21, 2015