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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

The patrol car of slain Florida police officer Lt. Debra Clayton was targeted by vandals over the weekend in front of the Orlando Police Department headquarters, where the car has been parked since her Jan. 9 death. (Twitter/@OrlandoPolice)

Slain officer Lt. Debra Clayton's patrol car vandalized

The patrol car of slain Florida police officer Lt. Debra Clayton was targeted by vandals over the weekend in front of the Orlando Police Department headquarters, where the car has been parked since her death. Published January 23, 2017

Liberal comedian and so-called feminist Chelsea Handler ripped First Lady Melania Trump's accent, saying she wouldn't invite the Slovenian-born former model on her Netflix show because she "can barely speak English." (Variety)

Chelsea Handler rips Melania Trump: 'She can barely speak English'

Liberal comedian and so-called feminist Chelsea Handler ripped First Lady Melania Trump's accent over the weekend, saying she wouldn't invite the Slovenian-born former model on her Netflix show because she "can barely speak English." Published January 23, 2017

Frank Sinatra and daughter Nancy. (Facebook/Nancy Sinatra)

Nancy Sinatra trolls Trump for inaugural song pick 'My Way'

Nancy Sinatra responded to the prospect of Donald and Melania Trump dancing at the inaugural ball to her father Frank Sinatra's "My Way" by reminding the president-elect about the song's iconic lyrics. Published January 19, 2017

Chelsea Handler poses after an interview in New York on April 26, 2016. (Scott Gries/Invision/AP) **FILE**

Chelsea Handler slams Ivanka Trump: 'She's a puppet'

Comedian Chelsea Handler says Ivanka Trump's push for policies that benefit women is an "absurd" empty promise, saying the businesswoman and mother of three is merely a "puppet" for her father's administration. Published January 17, 2017

Marc Lamont Hill (Courtesy of Facebook)

CNN's Marc Lamont Hill: 'Bunch of mediocre Negroes' meeting with Trump

CNN political commentator Marc Lamont Hill made an explosive claim Monday night that Steve Harvey and the black celebrities who have met with Donald Trump since his election are a "bunch of mediocre Negroes" who bring little to the conversation. Published January 17, 2017