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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

David Lopez Jackson, 35, was charged in St. Louis Friday afternoon with setting fire to two predominantly black churches this month, and authorities are trying to figure out a motive. (St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department via St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

Black man charged in St. Louis church burnings

A black man was charged in St. Louis Friday afternoon with setting fire to two predominantly black churches, but authorities are still trying to figure out a motive. Published November 2, 2015

In this Monday, Oct, 26, 2015, photo made from video taken by a Spring Valley High School student, Senior Deputy Ben Fields tries to forcibly remove a student who refused to leave her high school math class, in Columbia S.C. The Justice Department opened a civil rights investigation Tuesday after Fields flipped the student backward in her desk and tossed her across the floor. (AP Photo)

Ted Nugent: Spring Valley High School 'brat had it coming'

Musician and conservative commentator Ted Nugent penned an op-ed Wednesday praising the South Carolina officer who was fired this week for slamming a female student to the ground, saying the "brat had it coming." Published October 29, 2015