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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

Rep. Frederica Wilson joked Thursday that she's "a rock star now" that the White House is paying attention to her, after she publicly accused President Trump of being callous in a condolence call to a Special Forces' widow. (WSVN)

Dem Rep. Frederica Wilson jokes she's 'a rock star now'

Rep. Frederica Wilson joked Thursday that she's "a rock star now" that the White House is paying attention to her after she publicly accused President Trump of being callous in a condolence call to a Special Forces' widow. Published October 20, 2017

Corey Feldman celebrates 'turning of the tide' on Hollywood sex abuse

Actor and musician Corey Feldman, who has spoken out for years against pedophilia in the entertainment industry, took to Twitter Monday night to celebrate the "turning of the tide" on Hollywood sex abuse in light of the downfall of film producer Harvey Weinstein. Published October 17, 2017

Reese Witherspoon arrives at the 24th annual ELLE Women in Hollywood Awards at the Four Seasons Hotel Beverly Hills on Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Reese Witherspoon: A director sexually assaulted me at 16

Reese Witherspoon addressed the Harvey Weinstein scandal at the Elle Women in Hollywood awards Monday night, saying it has forced her to revisit her own experiences with sexual assault and harassment in the industry. Published October 17, 2017

Hillary Rodham Clinton shields her eyes from the lights and waves to the audience, after speaking during the London Literature Festival event at the Royal Festival Hall in London, Sunday Oct. 15, 2017.  Clinton is in London talking about her new book "What Happened", charting the electoral defeat of the U.S. Democratic presidential candidate. (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP)

Hillary Clinton breaks toe in U.K. fall

Hillary Clinton said she broke her toe after falling on some stairs Monday morning in the U.K., causing her to postpone several media appearances. Published October 16, 2017