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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 cchumley@washingtontimes.com. 

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

In this Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, file photo, George Zimmerman listens in court, in Sanford, Fla., during his hearing on charges including aggravated assault stemming from a fight with his girlfriend. (AP Photo/Orlando Sentinel, Joe Burbank, Pool, File)

George Zimmerman's assault charges dropped as victim recants

George Zimmerman — the Florida homeowner who made national headlines for shooting and killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin — will not be charged with aggravated assault stemming from a Jan. 9 incident after all. Published January 30, 2015

Rush Limbaugh (Associated Press) **FILE**

Rush Limbaugh: WaPo article on Mitt Romney home is case of 'class envy'

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh came out swinging against a Washington Post piece that invited readers to compare the size of their homes to Mitt Romney's — but failed to mention the similarly lush residences of leading Democrats such as Nancy Pelosi or Hillary Rodham Clinton. Published January 30, 2015

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

David Clarke, Milwaukee sheriff, rips Eric Holder as rallying 'cop-haters'

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke slammed Attorney General Eric Holder during the confirmation hearing for his replacement, Loretta Lynch, saying the outgoing law enforcement chief was so inflammatory in his rhetoric regarding police-community relations that he actually rallied the "cop-haters." Published January 30, 2015

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La., right, and Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, left, rush through a basement corridor to a House Republican Conference on Capitol ill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

David Duke threatens run against Steve Scalise: 'He sold out'

David Duke, the former head of the Ku Klux Klan, said he is mulling a run for House Majority Whip Steve Scalise's congressional seat, calling the Louisiana Republican a sellout for sending out a public mea culpa for his 2002 speech at the European-American Unity and Rights Organization. Published January 30, 2015

Russian Communist party supporters carry a huge former Soviet Union Red flag during a rally in support of Crimea joining Russia near the Red Square in Moscow, Russia, on Saturday, March 22, 2014. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

Communist Party USA: 'Working with the Democratic Party' is key

John Bachtell, chairman of the National Committee of the Communist Party USA, said in a lengthy essay for "People's World" that America needed a third political party committed to uphold labor — but until that time comes, communists ought to work with Democrats, especially in the coming elections. Published January 29, 2015