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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

Comedian and radio host Adam Carolla pledged his support Friday to Republican Sen. Ted Cruz's campaign for president and thanked him for his stance on taxes. (Wikipedia)

Adam Carolla: 'I love me some Ted Cruz'

Comedian and radio host Adam Carolla pledged his support Friday to Republican Sen. Ted Cruz's campaign for president and thanked him for his stance on taxes. Published April 17, 2015

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, with corporation counsel Steve Patton by his side, presides over the Chicago City Council for the first time after being re-elected mayor, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Chicago. (Nancy Stone/Chicago Tribune via AP)

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel pressures Spike Lee to change 'Chi-Raq' title

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he sat down Wednesday for "an honest, frank conversation" with movie director Spike Lee to voice his displeasure with the title "Chi-Raq," an upcoming film about black-on-black violence in the city's Englewood neighborhood. Published April 16, 2015