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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

U.S. President Barack Obama, right, points as he stands alongside British Prime Minister David Cameron, center, and NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen during a flypast at the NATO summit at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, Wales on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super) ** FILE **

David Cameron touts tightness with Obama: He calls me 'bro'

British Prime Minister David Cameron, who's facing a tough re-election, bragged about his tight relationship with President Obama in a widely read interview with a local newspaper, saying the White House leader sometimes calls him "bro." Published January 5, 2015

In this file photo taken Thursday, June 19, 2014, Islamic State group militants stand with a captured Iraqi army Humvee at a checkpoint outside Beiji refinery, some 250 kilometers (155 miles) north of Baghdad, Iraq. (AP Photo, File)

Islamic State touts $250M year-end budget surplus; opens bank

Terrorists with the Islamic State say that when 2015 wraps, they'll have an estimated $250 million left over from their $2 billion budget — and that the extra money will go to help fund their war against the West and western allies. Published January 5, 2015

Salvage workers bring out part of a Piper PA-34's fuselage, wing, and landing gear from a crash site Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, in Kuttawa, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Sailor Gutzler, 7, tells rescuers: Maybe mom, dad 'sleeping,' not dead

Sailor Gutzler, the little 7-year-old sole survivor of the Kentucky plane crash, initially told emergency responders that she thought her parents, sister and cousin were dead — but that perhaps they were just "sleeping" among the wreckage, police said. Published January 5, 2015

In this Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, photo, Ben Carson visits in Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)

Ben Carson: It's a 'bunch of crap' that Obamacare can't be reworked

Noted conservative commentator and talked-about Republican presidential contender Ben Carson cut to the chase about the fate of Obamacare, saying there is absolutely no reason politicians can't unravel, reinvent or outright repeal the health care plan — and those who say otherwise are selling a lie. Published January 2, 2015

Paul Krugman, a Princeton University professor of economics and a New York Times columnist, is applauded by Princeton President Shirley M. Tilghman after winning the Nobel Prize in economics. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

Paul Krugman, liberal columnist: 'You have no idea which party I favor'

Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman, one of the liberal world's most-noted columnists, nonetheless claimed that readers typically don't know who he supports in general elections — Republican versus Democrat — and that he was one of the only writers to maintain a journalistic level of skepticism about President Obama at a time when the left totally embraced him. Published January 2, 2015