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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

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign stop at Jackie O's Production Brewery and Tap Room in Athens, Ohio, Tuesday, May 3, 2016. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Former John McCain speechwriter: I'm with Hillary

A longtime speechwriter and top aide to Republican Sen. John McCain on Tuesday vowed support for Hillary Clinton if Donald Trump becomes the Republican presidential nominee, calling the GOP front-runner a "bats--t crazy narcissist." Published May 3, 2016

Hunter Osborn, a student at Red Mountain High School in Mesa, is facing 69 misdemeanor counts of indecent exposure and one felony count of furnishing harmful items to minors after he exposed his genitals in a football team photo that got published in the yearbook. (KPHO/KTVK)

Arizona high school student faces 70 charges for yearbook photo prank

An Arizona high school student is facing 69 misdemeanor counts of indecent exposure and one felony count of furnishing harmful items to minors after police said he exposed his genitals in a football team photograph that wound up getting published in the school yearbook. Published May 3, 2016