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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

Frank Sinatra and daughter Nancy. (Facebook/Nancy Sinatra)

Nancy Sinatra trolls Trump for inaugural song pick 'My Way'

Nancy Sinatra responded to the prospect of Donald and Melania Trump dancing at the inaugural ball to her father Frank Sinatra's "My Way" by reminding the president-elect about the song's iconic lyrics. Published January 19, 2017

Chelsea Handler slams Ivanka Trump: 'She's a puppet'

Comedian Chelsea Handler says Ivanka Trump's push for policies that benefit women is an "absurd" empty promise, saying the businesswoman and mother of three is merely a "puppet" for her father's administration. Published January 17, 2017

Marc Lamont Hill (Courtesy of Facebook)

CNN's Marc Lamont Hill: 'Bunch of mediocre Negroes' meeting with Trump

CNN political commentator Marc Lamont Hill made an explosive claim Monday night that Steve Harvey and the black celebrities who have met with Donald Trump since his election are a "bunch of mediocre Negroes" who bring little to the conversation. Published January 17, 2017

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the African Methodist Episcopal church national convention in Philadelphia in this July 8, 2016, file photo. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

IHOP blames hack for anti-Hillary Clinton retweet

IHOP says its Twitter account was hacked Sunday morning after facing backlash for a retweet calling Hillary Clinton's failed Democratic presidential bid a "major garbage campaign." Published January 16, 2017