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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

Miami's top police union representative is facing backlash from the city's oldest black police organization after he called for a reprimand against Assistant Chief of Police Anita Najiy (pictured on the far left) and questioned her Muslim faith when she failed to salute the American flag. (YouTube/Miami Herald)

Black police union defends top Muslim officer for not saluting U.S. flag

Miami's top police union representative is facing backlash from the city's oldest black police organization after he called for a reprimand against Assistant Chief of Police Anita Najiy and questioned her Muslim faith when she failed to salute the American flag. Published April 27, 2015

Dr. Mehmet Oz declares during a special episode of "The Dr. Oz Show" that he and his team "will not be silenced," following calls from a group of prominent physicians that the TV doctor's be dismissed from his faculty position at Columbia University. (The Dr. Oz show via CNN)

Dr. Oz: I 'will not be silenced'

Dr. Mehmet Oz declares during a special episode of "The Dr. Oz Show" that he and his team "will not be silenced," following calls from a group of prominent physicians that the TV doctor's be dismissed from his faculty position at Columbia University. Published April 22, 2015