Cheryl K. Chumley | Stories - Washington Times
Skip to content

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is online opinion editor for The Washington Times, the author of “The Devil in DC: Winning Back the Country From the Beast in Washington” and of "Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming Our Reality," and a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Fund for American Studies. Email her at [email protected]. 

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

** FILE ** First lady Michelle Obama speaks at the kids' "State Dinner" in the East Room of the White House in Washington, on Tuesday, July 9, 2013. The event recognizes 54 winners of a nationwide recipe challenge to promote healthy lunches representing all U.S. states, three territories and the District of Columbia. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Michelle Obama’s lunch menu needs overhaul: federal watchdog

First lady Michelle Obama's signature healthy eating initiative – the plan that's been pushed onto school lunch menus around the nation — is causing too many problems and demands speedy overhaul, a government watchdog agency found. Published July 16, 2013

** FILE ** Construction is underway at a site in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Ramat Sholmo on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. (Associated Press)

European Union settlement order evokes Israeli ire

Israel is angered by a new order from the European Union that bans member nations from any type of dealings with Israeli settlements that were constructed in disputed areas beyond the 1967 borders. Published July 16, 2013

A cleaning worker walks in the empty central train station during a 24-hour strike in Athens, Tuesday, July 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Kostas Tsironis)

Greek unions call for more transit strikes

Unions in Greece are calling for a one-day nation strike to protest new proposed economic reforms — austerity measures that are a condition for receipt of eurozone bailout dollars. Published July 16, 2013

** FILE ** In this June 23, 2011, file photo, then-CIA Director-designate Gen. David Petraeus testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Petraeus has resigned because of an extramarital affair. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

David Petraeus takes salary cut for professor gig — to $1

Gen. David Petraeus, the former CIA director who resigned in disgrace in November only to face fire for a more-than-generous salary offering for a teaching gig at a New York school, has now agreed to a deep pay cut: He will earn $1 for the class. Published July 16, 2013