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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

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, at the South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention in Myrtle Beach, S.C. (AP Photo/Randall Hill)

Santorum: Don't get opposing bill saying 'we can't kill ... little children'

Former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania said Thursday that while a decision by House Republicans to scratch a planned vote on a measure banning abortion after 20 weeks with limited exceptions was understandable if the votes weren't there, the outcome is still "disappointing." Published January 22, 2015

President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Mandel Ngan, Pool)

Obama averages 42.6 percent approval in year six

Though his approval rating had ticked up a bit ahead of Tuesday's State of the Union address, President Obama averaged a rating of 42.6 percent in his sixth full year in office — the lowest of his presidency. Published January 21, 2015

Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker (Associated Press) **FILE**

Scott Walker, Chris Christie heading to U.K. next month

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced Wednesday he will be leading a trade mission to London next month — one day after New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's office offered details about Mr. Christie's own trip to the U.K. in the coming weeks. Published January 21, 2015