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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

Former Vice President Dick Cheney speaks at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI)  in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, about the current state and future of American foreign policy. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) ** FILE **

Dick Cheney on CIA report: It's 'all a bunch of hooey'

Former Vice President Dick Cheney took preemptive action on the looming release of a report that takes a look at President George W. Bush-era interrogation tactics of suspected terrorists, calling the Democratic-fueled discussion little more than political theatrics. Published December 9, 2014

Visitors are silhouetted as they view the Nativity scene during the 34th annual "Festival of Lights" at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Washington Temple in Kensington, Md., on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011. (The Washington Times) ** FILE **

Indiana town fights atheists on nativity scene: 'They can look the other way'

Atheists are demanding Brookville, Indiana, governing authorities tear down a nativity display that's nearby the Franklin County Courthouse — where it's been placed every Christmas for nearly five decades — but the townspeople are fighting back, saying simply if you don't like it, don't look. Published December 8, 2014

USDA tells Americans: Stay off the cookie dough

Just in time for the holidays: The U.S. Department of Agriculture sent out a warning that foods containing raw or partially cooked eggs should not be consumed — and that includes cookie dough. Published December 8, 2014

Russian Anna Chapman, who was deported from the U.S. in July 2010 on charges of espionage, poses on the red carpet at the opening ceremony of the 35th Moscow International Film Festival in Moscow on June 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr.) **FILE**

Anna Chapman, Russian spy, tried seducing Edward Snowden: report

Anna Chapman, the sexy Russian spy who was arrested in New York City in 2010 and walked the Moscow catwalk during Fashion Week in 2011, was reportedly ordered by superiors to seduce NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and keep him in Russia for questioning and scrutiny. Published December 8, 2014

Demonstrators protest in front of the Berkeley police station in Berkeley California on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014. Two officers were injured Saturday night as a California protest over police killings turned violent with protesters smashing windows and throwing rocks and bricks at police, who responded by firing tear gas, authorities said. Demonstrators were responding to the grand jury verdicts in the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and the chokehold death of Eric Garner in New York City by local police officers in their communities. (AP Photo/San Francisco Chronicle, Sam Wolson)

Berkeley protests leave trail of damage to stores, police cars

Berkeley protesters in the streets for a second night of rallies against police killings of black suspects left a trail of damage in their wake, including damaged stores, vandalized law enforcement vehicles and a chaotic commuting scene on both roads and train depots. Published December 8, 2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks during a question and answer session at the BIO International Convention Wednesday, June 25, 2014, in San Diego.  (Associated Press) ** FILE **

Hillary Clinton super PAC $1M in debt to union-tied bank

The super PAC "Ready for Hillary" may have tens of thousands of small-dollar donors and raised more than $11 million since its 2013 founding, but it's in debt — to the tune of $1 million. Published December 5, 2014

Former President George W. Bush (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

George W. Bush weighs in on Eric Garner death: 'How sad'

Former President George W. Bush said in an interview with CNN that's due to air this weekend that his initial reaction to the video of Eric Garner's altercation with New York police was one of sadness. Published December 5, 2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton is surrounded by other civil rights leaders while he speaks during a news conference at the National Action Network headquarters in New York, Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014.  National Urban League President Marc Morial calls the lack of an indictment in the Garner case "a travesty of justice."   Sharpton said that a civil rights summit will be held following a Dec. 13 march in Washington. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Thomas Sowell rips Al Sharpton as 'race hustler'

Conservative pundit and writer Thomas Sowell had nothing but criticism for Rev. Al Sharpton, calling the nationally known activist a race baiter who was using the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases for personal profit. Published December 5, 2014