Jessica Chasmar | Stories - Washington Times
Skip to content

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

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

**FILE** New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg (Associated Press)

Bloomberg's next move: Spend to defeat Sen. Mark Pryor

Appearing on the cover of this week's Time magazine, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg explains how he plans to use his sizable fortune to alter the debate on everything from climate change to guns. Published October 10, 2013

Suvarnabhumi airport, Thailand. (Image: Facebook)

Frequent suicides lead to new protective shields at Bangkok airport

Following another suicide just two weeks ago by a foreign tourist, Airports of Thailand is to begin installing glass shields on the fourth floor of Suvarnabhumi's terminal building in Bangkok to prevent people from taking their own lives and damaging the country's reputation. Published October 9, 2013