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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

In this June 7, 2015, file photo, George Takei arrives at the 69th annual Tony Awards in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

George Takei compares Kim Davis to George Wallace

Former "Star Trek" star George Takei argued Tuesday that Kentucky clerk Kim Davis is less like the modern-day Rosa Parks some religious conservatives are making her out to be and more like Alabama's former segregationist and Democratic governor, George Wallace. Published September 15, 2015

Conservative commentator Michael Reagan, son of former President Ronald Reagan, addresses about 400 people gathered for a Tea Party rally Tuesday morning, April 13, 2010, in front of the State Capitol in Jefferson City, Mo. Reagan likened liberals and progressives to termites who eat away at the foundation of American freedoms.(AP Photo/Kelley McCall)

Michael Reagan: 'My father would be appalled' by Donald Trump

Ronald Reagan's 70-year-old adopted son Michael believes his father would be "appalled" at the way Donald Trump behaves, despite the GOP front-runner's repeated attempts to compare himself to the former president. Published September 11, 2015