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Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times, covering topics on culture and politics. Originally from Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Jessica graduated from the University of Florida where she received a bachelor's degree in journalism and a master's degree in mass communication.

During her time at University of Florida, she worked as an associate editor for The Gainesville Sun and interned at Entercom Communications. In 2011, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She can be reached at jchasmar@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

Ole Miss fan passes out, spends $908 on Uber cab

An Ole Miss fan who apparently partied too hard after his team lost to TCU last week in Atlanta accidentally passed out in an Uber cab and racked up a $908 fare en route to his home address in Mississippi. Published January 6, 2015

Bottles of alcohol are seen lining the shelves of a liquor store Aug. 31, 2009, in Springfield, Ill. (Associated Press)

Oklahoma bill would ban DUI offenders from buying alcohol

Oklahoma State Sen. Patrick Anderson is proposing a bill that would require DUI offenders to carry an identification card that declares they are "alcohol restricted," prohibiting them from buying or consuming alcohol for a court-approved period of time. Published January 6, 2015

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin. (Associated Press)

PETA to Sarah Palin: 'We just sent a case of vegan caviar to Putin'

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals have issued a snarky response to former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin after she recently defended a photo she posted on Facebook that showed her youngest son standing on top of their family dog. Published January 5, 2015

Obama: 'I will miss Stuart Scott'

President Obama released a statement Sunday remembering longtime ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott, who died Sunday morning at the age of 49. Published January 4, 2015

Fox News host Greta van Susteren argued Sunday morning that incoming GOP Majority Whip Steve Scalise should have gracefully stepped aside after it was reported he gave a speech in 2002 to a group founded by the former grand wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, David Duke. (ABC News via Breitbart)

Greta van Susteren: Steve Scalise should have stepped aside

Fox News host Greta van Susteren argued Sunday morning that incoming GOP Majority Whip Steve Scalise should have gracefully stepped aside after it was reported he gave a speech in 2002 to a group founded by the former grand wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, David Duke. Published January 4, 2015