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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

** FILE ** Matthew Duggan of Dover, Pa., 9, holds a sign as he and his father, Patrick, attend a "Day of Resistance" rally in Red Lion, Pa., on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, part of a nationwide effort to support the right to bear arms and to oppose some recent gun-control proposals and actions taken in the wake of the mass killing of school children in Newtown, Conn. (AP Photo/York Daily Record, Jason Plotkin)

Bold Pennsylvania county votes to defy federal gun laws

In true David-versus-Goliath fashion, one small-town Pennsylvania board of commissioners has passed a resolution to stand strong against any federal law that infringes on the Second Amendment. Published March 1, 2013

** FILE ** Vice President Joseph R. Biden gestures as he speaks at a gun-violence conference in Danbury, Conn., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Shooter takes VP Joe Biden's advice — and lands in trouble with cops

Vice President Joseph R. Biden told a Field & Stream reporter in a published report on Monday that if "you want to keep someone away from your house, just fire the shotgun through the door." That same day, a 22-year-old man in Virginia Beach, Va., did just that — and was charged with reckless handling of a firearm. Published March 1, 2013

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Pennsylvania shows signs of Obamacare-Medicaid cave

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett, one of many Republicans to rail against Obamacare, may now join his fellow GOP governors for a different cause: accepting the federal government's terms and jumping aboard the Medicaid money train. Published March 1, 2013

** FILE ** Israeli police walk through the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, also known to Jews as the Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City on Wednesday, March 17, 2010. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)

Hamas warns Obama: Don't visit Temple Mount

Designated terrorist group Hamas has warned President Obama against visiting the holy Temple Mount site in Jerusalem when he visits Israel next month, saying the action would be "a diplomatic catastrophe." Published March 1, 2013

Afghan President Hamid Karzai gestures during a press conference at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012. (AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)

Karzai demands control of all troops in Afghanistan

President Harmid Karzai says he wants control of all Afghanistan troops — even those linked to the United States — in order to root out charges of abuse in the units. Published February 28, 2013

**FILE** Piers Morgan, host of CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight," leaves the CNN building in Los Angeles on Dec. 20, 2011. (Associated Press)

CNN host Piers Morgan to gun-rights guru John Lott: 'Keep quiet'

CNN host Piers Morgan on Wednesday repeatedly talked over guest John Lott Jr., who was trying to present and correct several myths and misstatements about gun facts, ultimately telling him: "I'm going to keep talking so I suggest you keep quiet." Published February 28, 2013