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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 cchumley@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

** FILE ** This July 14, 2014, file photo shows Attorney General Eric Holder speaking at the Justice Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

GOP nixes Eric Holder's demand for money for illegals

The Republican-led House has shot down — for yet another time — the Justice Department's request for money to pay for lawyers to represent and defend the scores of illegal minor-age immigrants who've poured into the United States in recent months. Published August 11, 2014

** FILE ** This July 23, 2014, file photo shows former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton as she speaks at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) in Oakland, Calif. The Associated Press has tracked the movements and machinations of more than a dozen prospective presidential candidates including Clinton. (AP Photo)

Hillary Clinton blasts Obama over 'stupid' foreign policies plan

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took a potshot at President Obama and his foreign policies during a recent question-answer session with The Atlantic -- yet another sign of her walk toward the White House in 2016 and her attempt to distance herself from faltering administration practices. Published August 11, 2014

** FILE ** Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. (Associated Press)

Valerie Jarrett in secret meetings with Elizabeth Warren, author Ed Klein says

New York Times best-selling author and long-time journalist Ed Klein said that Valerie Jarrett has been engaging in secret meetings with Sen. Elizabeth Warren in recent months, giving rise to speculations that the Massachusetts political newcomer is actually the administration's choice to head the White House in 2016. Published August 8, 2014

In God We Trust Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

Texas county taxman vows 'In God We Trust' stationary will stay

A Texas county tax assessor doubled down Friday on his decision to add the phrase "In God We Trust" to his office's stationary, telling a "Fox & Friends" host that he's not changing his mind no matter how many complain. Published August 8, 2014

** FILE ** In this April 22, 2013, file photo, television personality Joan Rivers attends the 2013 Matrix New York Women in Communications Awards at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Joan Rivers: 'Stupid' Palestinians started it, 'deserve to be dead'

Outspoken comic Joan Rivers said she prays that peace prevails in Gaza, but contests the Palestinians have actually exacerbated their civilian death toll by electing Hamas and refusing to leave their homes at the warning of Israeli forces. Published August 8, 2014

** FILE ** Supporters of a proposal to add a Mexican-American studies course as a statewide high school elective arrive for Texas arrive for a Texas Board of Education hearing, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, Austin, Texas. Proponents say the move would give students a deeper understanding of their state, where Hispanics make up 51 percent of public school students and which was once part of Mexico. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Texas principal fired for telling students to speak English

The Texas principal who was placed on administrative leave then fired for telling Hispanic students at her middle school that they should speak English in the classroom can now speak freely -- the gag order has expired -- and says that her request only mirrored what's written in state law. Published August 8, 2014