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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 [email protected].

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

Jonathan Sparks says he was viciously attacked and his "Make American Great Again" snatched while he was demonstrating in support of President Trump in downtown Tucson over the weekend. (KVOA

Trump supporter wearing MAGA hat attacked in Arizona

An Arizona man says he was viciously attacked and his "Make American Great Again" hat was snatched while he was demonstrating in support of President Trump ahead of the midterm elections. Published November 16, 2018

Larry King attends the 45th International Emmy Awards at the New York Hilton on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP) ** FILE **

Larry King: Jim Acosta was 'out of line' at WH presser

Former longtime CNN host Larry King on Thursday slammed Jim Acosta's "childish" behavior during last week's White House press conference, saying the CNN star needs to stop making the story about himself and focus more on his subjects. Published November 15, 2018

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson speaks to the 2018 Values Voter Summit in Washington, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Detroit mulls renaming Ben Carson High School

A Detroit high school named after Trump cabinet official Ben Carson is at risk of being renamed following a measure approved by the school board Tuesday night. Published November 14, 2018

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., talks during a news conference with members of the Progressive Caucus in Washington, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Amazon plans for N.Y. 'extremely concerning'

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sent a flurry of tweets late Monday slamming Amazon for its planned split headquarters in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens, saying residents are outraged over the billion-dollar company possibly getting "millions of dollars in tax breaks" while the local community is being neglected. Published November 13, 2018

In this March 2, 2018, file photo, New York Mets' Tim Tebow walks back to the dugout after striking out during the second inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) **FILE**

Tim Tebow to host LeBron James' 'Million Dollar Mile' on CBS

Heisman Trophy winner and ESPN announcer Tim Tebow is joining Chargers announcer Matt "Money" Smith and ESPN reporter Maria Taylor in hosting a new physical competition series produced by Lebron James on CBS. Published November 12, 2018