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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

Marcel Ast, 10, from New Jersey, holds up a sign during a "Not My Presidents Day" rally at DuPont Circle in Washington, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. Anti-President Donald Trump activists seized on Monday's federal holiday to organize rallies in cities around the country to oppose policies by Trump. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Maxine Waters goes fishing for sex scandal on Trump

What is it with Democrats and their seemingly utter aversion to all-things-factual? The latest lie being sold as truth comes by way of left-leaning Rep. Maxine Waters, and her near-slander of President Donald Trump. Published March 10, 2017

WikiLeaks punches holes at police state

Applause. That's the only reaction a freedom-loving American should be giving to Julian Assange over his decision to provide private tech companies some special WikiLeaks schooling on how deeply embedded U.S. intel has woven into their business activities. Published March 10, 2017

Joe Webb, right, from Marietta, Ga., holds a sign in support of President Donald Trump. Backers of Pres. Trump gathered at the Georgia Capitol in Atlanta, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, for a "Spirit of America" rally to show their support for his agenda and push back against the wave of anti-Trump protests. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Hey, Dems -- impeach this!

Robert Reich, the Department of Labor secretary under former President Bill Clinton, took to whatever media would listen this week to press forward four -- no, wait, five -- reasons to impeach President Donald Trump. Published March 10, 2017

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said Thursday on CNBC's "Squawk Box" program that he does not believe that carbon dioxide is a primary contributor to global warming. (Associated Press)

At last, EPA's race-bait gig getting boot

Mustafa Ali, the chief at the Environmental Protection Agency's environmental justice program has resigned, citing outrage and dismay over the White House's proposed budget cuts. Good. President Trump is right to boot this terrible program. Published March 10, 2017

Van Jones, left, a CNN commentator and family friend who once worked as an environmental adviser to the Obama administration, arrives at the Carver County Justice Center for a hearing on Prince's estate, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Chaska, Minn. All the musician's siblings want the judge to declare the trust company Comerica as a "personal representative," or executor, of the estate. But they're divided on whether to name anyone as co-executor. Four of the six siblings back longtime Prince lawyer L. Londell McMillan. But Tyka Nelson and Omar Baker object. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP)

Van Jones returns to ridiculous and warns of Trump clones

Van Jones, the former Green czar for Barack Obama, had a brief moment in the sunshine of punditry truth-telling, when he praised President Donald Trump's joint session of Congress reach-out to widowed Carryn Owens and her deceased Navy SEAL husband, Ryan -- but he blinked, and the moment's passed. Published March 9, 2017

Britain's Professor Stephen Hawking delivers a keynote speech as he receives the Honorary Freedom of the City of London during a ceremony at the Guildhall in the City of London, Monday, March 6, 2017. Hawking was presented the City of London Corporation's highest award Monday in recognition of his outstanding contribution to theoretical physics and cosmology. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

Left's No. 1 physicist: 'World government' only way to save humankind

Stephen Hawking, physicist of the left -- particularly because of his insistence there is no God but rather a Mother Nature that's gone haywire from human-induced climate change -- has just released his brainiac solution to so-called Mankind's Biggest Threat, technology, and it can be summed in this simple, easy-to-remember phrase: "World government." Published March 9, 2017

Protesters in the hundreds gather to protest the appearance of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell R-Ky., who was scheduled to speak at a gathering of the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, in Covington, Ky. Protesters have been following McConnell at each of his public events as he tours the state during the congressional recess. They are angry with him for his support of Republican President Donald Trump.  (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Russians hit progressives for anti-Trump hush money: Report

Well here's an interesting twist to the whole "Russians hacked the election thing" the Democrats -- led by the suggestive powers of the former President, Barack Obama -- have been trying to press into the public collective mind: The Russians are now accused of demanding hush money from progressive groups. Published March 9, 2017

President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 7, 2017, during a meeting with the Republican House whip team about the proposed health bill. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Trump is right -- but another dies proving it

An illegal immigrant from Mexico named Estuardo Alvarado, previously deported, was charged with five felonies in the alleged drunken driving car death of a California woman -- once again, underscoring President Trump's press to tighten U.S. borders. Published March 8, 2017

Kosovo feminist with a sticker on her forehead reading "We March we don't celebrate" march on the occasion of the International Women's Day in Pristina, Kosovo on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Kosovo feminists advocate for gender equality and protest against violence against women. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

Women's Day dawns, as feminists vow not to smile

Here's a campaign that ought to go over big: Women the world over are taking their "Day Without a Woman" pledge so seriously that some are vowing not only to skip work -- but also to do so with stony faces. Published March 8, 2017

FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2015 file photo, actor Alec Baldwin attends a special screening of his film "Still Alice" in New York.  Baldwin is teaming with author Kurt Andersen on the satirical book You Cant Spell America Without Me: The Really Tremendous Inside Story of My Fantastic First Year as President Donald J. Trump, Penguin Press announced Wednesday, March 1, 2017. The book is scheduled to come out Nov. 7. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Alec Baldwin, fare thee well

Poor, poor Alec Baldwin. Scarcely had the pampered Hollywood pet placed high on Saturday Night Live's star cast with his President Donald Trump impressions, and he's already leaving the stage. Published March 7, 2017

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, in this Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, file photo. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)

WikiLeaks at it again -- this time, the CIA

WikiLeaks, in a stunning move, released what it called "the largest ever publication of confidential documents" on America's premier intelligence agency, the CIA. Published March 7, 2017

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2015 file photo, refugees rest as they wait at the temporary registration center of the southern German border town of Passau.  German newspaper 'Welt am Sonntag' reports that the government planned to close the border with Austria and turn back asylum-seekers in September 2015, but nixed the plan at the last minute., the paper reported Sunday March 5, 2017.  The interior ministry said in a statement it could neither confirm nor deny the report. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber,file)

Angry migrants rampage at poor phone service

Eight angry male migrants between the ages of 18 and 28 went on a rampage at their refugee center in Rees-Halpern, Germany, because their mobile phone service was subpar. Published March 7, 2017