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David Sherfinski

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

Articles by David Sherfinski

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks in Madison on Sept. 21, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

Scott Walker: The conservative movement is alive and well

In his first appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference since entering -- and leaving -- the 2016 GOP presidential race, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker kicked off CPAC Thursday morning by touting the work of his fellow Republican governors and telling conservatives their movement is strong in states throughout the country. Published March 3, 2016

Addressing the annual Conservative Political Action Conference in 2010, Marco Rubio was seen as the Republican Party's response to President Obama. CPAC gives future candidates a chance to test their early messages on grass-roots conservatives. (Associated Press)

CPAC sees conservative stars return to political launching pad

When Sen. Marco Rubio left the stage at his first Conservative Political Action Conference in 2010, some in the audience were convinced they were watching a future presidential contender -- the Republican Party's response to President Obama. Published March 2, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton reacts to supporters as she arrives to speak at her Super Tuesday election night rally in Miami, Tuesday, March 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Hillary Clinton supporters: We won't underestimate Trump like GOP did

After former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's performance on Super Tuesday left her well-positioned to win the Democratic presidential nomination, her supporters are insisting Wednesday they aren't going to underestimate GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump the way, they say, that Republicans did. Published March 2, 2016

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., gives a thumbs-up as he talks to supporters at a campaign rally, Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Marco Rubio: Last night was not supposed to be my night

Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida woke up Wednesday morning having won just one of the first 15 states in the 2016 GOP presidential primary contest, but said Super Tuesday was never supposed to be a great success for him. Published March 2, 2016

Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at Inspired Grounds Cafe in West Des Moines, Iowa, on Jan. 31, 2016. (Associated Press) **FILE**

Mike Huckabee: Establishment GOP is 'bedwetting' over Trump

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Wednesday that establishment Republicans are "bedwetting" over GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump and are part of the reason why voters are flocking to Mr. Trump in the first place. Published March 2, 2016

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (Associated Press)

Republicans in Congress want Trump to steer clear of racist groups

Republican leaders, already wary of having Donald Trump on the ballot in the November presidential election, demanded Tuesday that he put more distance between himself and racist groups, saying the party cannot show anything but contempt for the Ku Klux Klan. Published March 1, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign rally in Norfolk, Va., in this Feb. 29, 2016, file photo. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Donald Trump: 'Hillary cannot make America great'

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Tuesday knocked former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for recently talking about making America "whole again," hinting that he might put the line head-to-head with his own campaign pledge to "make America great again." Published March 1, 2016