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David Sherfinski

David Sherfinski covers politics for The Washington Times. He can be reached at dsherfinski@washingtontimes.com.

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David Clarke, Sheriff of Milwaukee County, Wis., speaks during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Sheriff David Clarke: 'Blue lives matter in America'

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Sheriff David Clarke made a forceful case in favor of the law enforcement community Monday and said presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump is the kind of leader the country needs. Published July 18, 2016

Rep. Greg Walden (right), Oregon Republican, accompanied by House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin (center) and Rep. Lynn Jenkins, Kansas Republican, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington on Jan. 6, 2016. (Associated Press) **FILE**

Rep. Greg Walden: Clinton's unpopularity rivals Trump's in key districts

Rep. Greg Walden, who chairs the House Republicans' campaign arm, said Monday that despite the focus on Donald Trump's down-ballot effects, Hillary Clinton is the one who could end up dragging her party down in many of the competitive races they're eyeing. Published July 18, 2016

Ohio Gov. John Kasich addresses the 2016 National Convention of the NAACP on Sunday, July 17, 2016, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)

Paul Manafort: John Kasich is 'embarrassing' Ohio

Donald Trump's campaign chairman on Monday said that Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who is scheduled to be in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention but won't necessarily attend the convention itself, is "embarrassing" the state with his actions. Published July 18, 2016

The Little Darlings strip club in Las Vegas is trying to lure recent high school graduates into the sex industry by advertising exotic dancing as a good way to pay for college. (Fox 5 Vegas)

Cleveland strip clubs expect uptick during convention

With consummate showman Donald Trump at the top of the GOP, fresh off a 2012 convention in Tampa, Florida, where strip clubs geared up with specials, and with Las Vegas in the running to host this year, the 2016 Republican National Convention looked like it was on track to be the most salacious in history. Published July 17, 2016

Donald Trump protesters chant outside the Western Conservative Summit on Friday, July  1, 2016, in Denver. (Michael Reaves/The Denver Post via AP) ** FILE **

Paul Manafort: 'Never Trump' is 'nevermore'

Donald Trump's campaign chairman on Friday declared victory over #NeverTrump forces after the Trump campaign and GOP delegates beat back efforts on Thursday to free up delegates bound to support Mr. Trump for the Republican presidential nomination. Published July 15, 2016

Donald Trump strategist Paul J. Manafort, left, chats with former presidential candidate Ben Carson as they head to a Trump for president reception at the Republican National Committee Spring Meeting, Thursday, April 21, 2016, in Hollywood, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) ** FILE **

Paul Manafort: Donald Trump could announce V.P. pick this weekend

Donald Trump's campaign chairman said on Friday that Mr. Trump thought it was "totally inappropriate" to go forward announcing his vice presidential pick in the immediate aftermath of the deadly attack in Nice, France, on Thursday and that an announcement could come this weekend. Published July 15, 2016