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David Sherfinski

David Sherfinski

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

Articles by David Sherfinski

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. walks through the falling snow after taping a radio interview at the Barley House in Concord, N.H., Monday Feb. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Marco Rubio: I doubt debate gave very many people pause

Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida says the media is fixated on a small portion of Saturday night's GOP debate, and that he's going to continue hitting home his point about how President Obama is working to reshape America and its role in the world. Published February 9, 2016

Republican presidential candidates, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, right, and Donald Trump both speak during the CNN Republican presidential debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, in Simi Valley, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Trump goes to his safe place: Picks on 'laughingstock' Jeb Bush

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump said Monday that 2016 rival Jeb Bush is "desperate," "pathetic," "an embarrassment to his family," and that Mr. Bush "goes away like a little sheep" when Mr. Trump hits back at him. Published February 8, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures as he speaks at a campaign rally Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Florence, S.C.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Donald Trump: I have tremendous support within unions

One day before the New Hampshire primary, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump touted his support among unions, saying the demographic he actually has trouble with is rich people. Published February 8, 2016

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., gestures as he speaks at a campaign event at Gilbert H. Hood Middle School Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Derry, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Marco Rubio doubles down: 'I hope they keep replaying those lines'

Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, who repeated similar lines about President Obama during Saturday's GOP debate as he was being criticized for appearing overly scripted, said Monday he feels great about the debate and that the message is a central part of his 2016 presidential campaign theme. Published February 8, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina speaks during a campaign event at Iowa State University, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Ames, Iowa. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Carly Fiorina gets support from Mitt Romney, Kelly Ayotte, Newt Gingrich in debate push

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina has picked up some big-name backers in her bid to get onto the GOP presidential debate stage this Saturday in Manchester, winning support on Thursday from 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, Sen. Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. Published February 4, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event, Monday, Feb. 1, 2016 in Waterloo, Iowa. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Cruz, Rubio closing in on Trump after Iowa: Poll

Businessman Donald Trump's support has gone down nine points since December, according to a poll on the 2016 GOP field taken after Mr. Trump's second-place finish in Iowa to Sen. Ted Cruz, who was nipping at Mr. Trump's heels along with Sen. Marco Rubio. Published February 4, 2016

Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a town hall at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) ** FILE **

Chris Christie: Time to move on from Iowa

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday that people should move on from Iowa, amid charges from 2016 GOP rival Donald Trump that Sen. Ted Cruz "stole" a win the state on Monday. Published February 4, 2016

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump  and Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, from left, participate during the Fox Business Network Republican presidential debate at the North Charleston Coliseum, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in North Charleston, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt) ** FILE **

Marco Rubio jumps into second place in New Hampshire

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump holds a sizable lead in New Hampshire ahead of the first-in-the-nation primary, and Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida has moved into second place, according to a poll released Thursday. Published February 4, 2016