Jamie Dupree

Jamie Dupree is the Radio News Director of the Washington Bureau of the Cox Media Group and writes the Washington Insider blog. A native of Washington, D.C., Jamie has covered Congress and politics in the nation’s capital since the Reagan Administration, and has been reporting for Cox since 1989. Politics and the Congress are in Jamie’s family, as both of his parents were staffers for members of Congress. He was also a page and intern in the House of Representatives. Jamie has covered 11 national political conventions, with his first being the 1988 Democratic Convention in Atlanta. His political travels have had him on the presidential campaign trail every four years since 1992, chasing candidates throughout the primary calendar. He is heard on Cox Radio stations around the country: WSB-AM Atlanta, WDBO-AM Orlando; WOKV-AM/FM Jacksonville; WHIO-AM/FM Dayton, Ohio; and KRMG-AM Tulsa, Oklahoma. Jamie and his wife Emily live just outside the Beltway with their three children. Some may know Jamie from his other on-air hobby, as he is a licensed amateur radio operator. When not at work or playing with his kids, you can often find him with a golf club in his hands. Follow Jamie on Google+

Latest from Jamie Dupree

After latest indictments, President Trump vents on Twitter about Russia investigation
 In the wake of a fresh round of indictments in the wide-ranging investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election
            campaign, President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday and Sunday to repeatedly express his frustration with the probe,
            again proclaiming his innocence, attacking his critics, and demanding...

Posted: 5 hours ago

In the wake of a fresh round of indictments in the wide-ranging investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election campaign, President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday and Sunday to repeatedly express his frustration with the probe, again proclaiming his innocence, attacking his critics, and demanding...
Digging inside the details of the new indictments in the Russia probe
 The investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election for President on Friday presented some of the first official
            government evidence of actions taken in the campaign, as a federal grand jury returned an indictment against 13 Russians and
            3 Russian entities, alleging that they used social media to support...

Posted: a day ago

The investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election for President on Friday presented some of the first official government evidence of actions taken in the campaign, as a federal grand jury returned an indictment against 13 Russians and 3 Russian entities, alleging that they used social media to support...
Mueller investigation charges 13 Russians in investigation over 2016 election interference
 The office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller announced Friday that thirteen Russian nationals and three Russian groups had
            been charged with violating U.S. criminal laws for interfering with the 2016 election, detailing a string of efforts to help
            President Donald Trump’s campaign, and sew doubt about Democratic...

Posted: 2 days ago

The office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller announced Friday that thirteen Russian nationals and three Russian groups had been charged with violating U.S. criminal laws for interfering with the 2016 election, detailing a string of efforts to help President Donald Trump’s campaign, and sew doubt about Democratic...
Congress goes home for 10 day break with no deal on DACA, Dreamers
 With the Senate failing to make any headway on how to deal with the status of illegal immigrant “Dreamers,” lawmakers in the
            Congress went home for a ten day break Thursday with no clear path forward on the politically difficult issue of immigration,
            with a deadline to deal with DACA set by the President...

Posted: 2 days ago

With the Senate failing to make any headway on how to deal with the status of illegal immigrant “Dreamers,” lawmakers in the Congress went home for a ten day break Thursday with no clear path forward on the politically difficult issue of immigration, with a deadline to deal with DACA set by the President...
NO DEAL: Senate hits immigration deadlock on DACA, Dreamers
 Unable to find an acceptable middle ground on the politically explosive issue of immigration, and the future of well over
            a million illegal immigrant “Dreamers,” Senators of both parties on Thursday voted to filibuster a pair of plans from each
            side, as a high profile legislative effort achieved only failure...

Posted: 2 days ago

Unable to find an acceptable middle ground on the politically explosive issue of immigration, and the future of well over a million illegal immigrant “Dreamers,” Senators of both parties on Thursday voted to filibuster a pair of plans from each side, as a high profile legislative effort achieved only failure...
After Florida school shooting, Democrats in Congress plead for action on gun violence
 The mass shooting that killed 17 people Wednesday at a high school in Florida plunged Capitol Hill back into a debate over
            gun restrictions, as Democrats cried out for some type of legislative response, criticizing the response of President Donald
            Trump and GOP leaders in the Congress. “Mr. President, are you...

Posted: 3 days ago

The mass shooting that killed 17 people Wednesday at a high school in Florida plunged Capitol Hill back into a debate over gun restrictions, as Democrats cried out for some type of legislative response, criticizing the response of President Donald Trump and GOP leaders in the Congress. “Mr. President, are you...
Senate Republicans unveil DACA/Dreamers plan with nearly $100 billion immigration price tag
 Pressing Democrats to accept an immigration plan along the lines of one endorsed by President Donald Trump, GOP Senators unveiled
            the details of their plan to address the future of illegal immigrant “Dreamers,” a 592 page, nearly $100 billion measure that
            focuses mainly on new efforts at border security...

Posted: 4 days ago

Pressing Democrats to accept an immigration plan along the lines of one endorsed by President Donald Trump, GOP Senators unveiled the details of their plan to address the future of illegal immigrant “Dreamers,” a 592 page, nearly $100 billion measure that focuses mainly on new efforts at border security...
Reading between the lines – Senate panel raises eyebrows on Russia investigation
 As the Senate Intelligence Committee concluded a public hearing on Tuesday with top intelligence officials, the main headline
            was a warning for lawmakers that Russia was planning influence operations in 2018 to again stir trouble in the upcoming mid-terms
            elections in the United States. But then, panel chairman Sen...

Posted: 4 days ago

As the Senate Intelligence Committee concluded a public hearing on Tuesday with top intelligence officials, the main headline was a warning for lawmakers that Russia was planning influence operations in 2018 to again stir trouble in the upcoming mid-terms elections in the United States. But then, panel chairman Sen...
Intelligence officials warn again that Russia will interfere in 2018, 2020 U.S. elections
 Against the backdrop of an ongoing investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Russian interference in the 2016 elections,
            and any possible ties to the Trump Campaign, top U.S. intelligence officials joined Tuesday on Capitol Hill to once more warn
            lawmakers that Moscow will try to again stir trouble with...

Posted: 5 days ago

Against the backdrop of an ongoing investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Russian interference in the 2016 elections, and any possible ties to the Trump Campaign, top U.S. intelligence officials joined Tuesday on Capitol Hill to once more warn lawmakers that Moscow will try to again stir trouble with...
GOP, Trump press for fast action on immigration plan as Senate starts work on DACA, Dreamers
 As the Senate voted 97-1 on Monday to move past the first procedural hurdle in the way of an immigration debate on the Senate
            floor, Republican Senators made clear they were not interested in a lengthy debate on DACA, as they pressed Democrats to simply
            accept a plan offered by President Donald Trump on illegal immigrant...

Posted: 5 days ago

As the Senate voted 97-1 on Monday to move past the first procedural hurdle in the way of an immigration debate on the Senate floor, Republican Senators made clear they were not interested in a lengthy debate on DACA, as they pressed Democrats to simply accept a plan offered by President Donald Trump on illegal immigrant...