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David Eldridge

David Eldridge

David Eldridge joined The Washington Times in 1999 and over the next seven years helped lead the paper's coverage of regional politics and government, Sept. 11, and the sniper attacks of 2002. In 2006, he was named managing editor of the paper's website before moving on to editing and reporting stints at Roll Call, the Hill and InsideSources. He returned to The Times in 2016.


Articles by David Eldridge

Carolina Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) directs his offense during an NFL football game against the Las Vegas Raiders, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Brian Westerholt)

Pro-Trump sportscaster Luis Moreno Jr. canned

Popular sportscaster Luis Moreno Jr., who for almost a decade worked as half of the Spanish-language broadcast team covering Carolina Panthers games, says he's out of a job because he is a Trump supporter. Published September 16, 2020

The Dallas Cowboys, led by owner Jerry Jones, center, take a knee prior to the national anthem prior to an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals.

Dallas Cowboys national anthem: Take knee link arms

After a chaotic weekend of NFL teams struggling to respond with one voice to the criticisms directed at the league by President Trump, Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys seemed to have found a solution before Monday Night's game in Phoenix against the Arizona Cardinals. Published September 25, 2017

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during a rally at the Bayfront Park Amphitheater, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 in Miami. (Carline Jean/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

Donald Trump leads by 3 in Virginia, according to Hampton University poll

A Hampton University poll released Wednesday shows Donald Trump up three-points over Hillary Clinton among Virginia voters, 44 percent to 41 percent -- a dramatic shift for a poll that just weeks ago had the Democratic presidential nominee holding a double-digit lead over the Republican. Published November 2, 2016

Campaign manager Robby Mook, right, accompanied by Director of Communications Jennifer Palmieri, left, speaks to members of the media aboard Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign plane, Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, while traveling to Iowa. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) ** FILE **

FBI has no evidence linking Trump, Russia, outlets report

The FBI has released no evidence linking the Trump campaign to Russia, despite demands from Democrats that the agency be as transparent with its probe of attempts to interfere with the U.S. election as Director James Comey was last Friday with the Hillary Clinton email investigation. Published November 1, 2016

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady talks during a press conference following an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, in Pittsburgh. New England won 27-16.(AP Photo/Don Wright)

Donald Trump audible at the line? Tom Brady says yes

Tom Brady says Patriots have a 'Trump' call and a 'Clinton' call for line of scrimmage communications, though, obviously, the New England quarterback was unwilling to explain what the audibles mean. Published October 24, 2016

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) greets Washington Wizards point guard John Wall before an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md., Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

John Wall in Cowboys jersey before Redskins game

Washington Wizards point guard John Wall was at FedEx Field Sunday, but he's not lending support to the other hometown team: Wall, a self-professed Cowboys fan, was decked out in an Emmitt Smith jersey. Published September 18, 2016

Former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown acknowledges his wife Gail as he announces his plans to form an exploratory committee to enter New Hampshire's U.S. Senate race against Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen,, Friday, March 14, 2014 in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

Silver: GOP has 60% chance to retake Senate

Statistics guru Nate Silver, who has earned a reputation in recent years for uncannily accurate election forecasts, sees the Republicans poised to win big this fall: He gives the GOP a 60 percent chance of retaking the Senate. Published March 23, 2014