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David Sherfinski

David Sherfinski

David Sherfinski covers politics for The Washington Times. He can be reached at

Articles by David Sherfinski

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

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

Virginia Tech senior and resident adviser David Dorsett (left) visits with freshman and fellow Lee Hall dorm resident Matt Londrey. (Associated Press)

Virginia Senate upholds in-state tuition for illegal immigrants

The Virginia state Senate on Tuesday defeated a measure that would have barred young illegal immigrants granted temporary relief from deportation by the federal government from being eligible for in-state college tuition rates, rejecting the bill that challenged a decision last year from the state's attorney general. Published January 20, 2015

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

Scott Walker hints at trip to Israel

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said this week that he'll probably travel to Israel in the near future — a trip that's become almost a required pilgrimage for presidential candidates, particularly Republicans. Published January 20, 2015

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks in Louisville, Ky., in this Oct. 29, 2014, file photo. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)

In London, Bobby Jindal slams prospect of Muslim 'no-go zones'

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Monday decried the prospect of so-called "no-go zones," in which countries supposedly give up local control of certain areas to autonomous Muslim immigrants, days after Fox News issued several corrections in the wake of a guest's assertion that such areas exist in places like Britain and France. Published January 19, 2015