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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

An article published by The Washington Spectator is causing a stir after its author claimed the American POW/MIA flag is a racist symbol "useful only to venal right-wing politicians who wish to exploit hatred by calling it heritage." (Wikipedia)

POW/MIA flag slammed as a racist 'banner of lies'

An article published by The Washington Spectator and reprinted by Newsweek is causing a stir after its author claimed the American POW/MIA flag is a racist symbol "useful only to venal right-wing politicians who wish to exploit hatred by calling it heritage." Published August 12, 2015

Channing Tatum posted a photo tribute on social media Monday honoring Green Beret Master Sgt. Peter Andrew McKenna, who was killed over the weekend in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Facebook/Channing Tatum)

Channing Tatum pays tribute to slain Green Beret

Channing Tatum posted a photo tribute on social media Monday honoring Green Beret Master Sgt. Peter Andrew McKenna, who was killed over the weekend in Kabul, Afghanistan. Published August 11, 2015

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill tweeted photographic evidence Sunday of her shotgunning a Bud Light following skepticism of a claim she made in her new memoir "Plenty Ladylike." (Twitter/@PlentyLadyLike)

Claire McCaskill tweets proof she can shotgun beer

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill tweeted photographic evidence Sunday of her shotgunning a Bud Light following skepticism of a claim she made in her new memoir "Plenty Ladylike." Published August 11, 2015