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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

President Trump’s choice for VA Secretary withdraws his nomination
 Facing numerous questions about his past work record, White House physician Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson withdrew from consideration
            for VA Secretary on Thursday morning, calling a variety of claims about him, ‘false and fabricated.’ “If they had any merit, I would not have been selected,” Jackson said in...

Posted: 12 hours ago

Facing numerous questions about his past work record, White House physician Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson withdrew from consideration for VA Secretary on Thursday morning, calling a variety of claims about him, ‘false and fabricated.’ “If they had any merit, I would not have been selected,” Jackson said in...
Trump’s personal lawyer to take the Fifth in Stormy Daniels case
 Over two weeks after being the subject of an FBI raid, President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer filed notice in a California
            federal court on Wednesday that he would exercise his right against self-incrimination, and refuse to answer questions about
            a lawsuit linked to a $130,000 payment to porn star Stormy Daniels...

Posted: 13 hours ago

Over two weeks after being the subject of an FBI raid, President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer filed notice in a California federal court on Wednesday that he would exercise his right against self-incrimination, and refuse to answer questions about a lawsuit linked to a $130,000 payment to porn star Stormy Daniels...
Without mentioning Awan, House panel takes first steps to respond to IT case
 With few answers yet as to why a group of IT aides were fired by House Democratic lawmakers in 2017, a U.S. House panel on
            Wednesday approved a series of plans designed to tighten internal procedures for internet technology workers who have ‘privileged
            access’ to the House internet network, focusing on...

Posted: 20 hours ago

With few answers yet as to why a group of IT aides were fired by House Democratic lawmakers in 2017, a U.S. House panel on Wednesday approved a series of plans designed to tighten internal procedures for internet technology workers who have ‘privileged access’ to the House internet network, focusing on...
U.S. Supreme Court takes up Trump travel order 3.0
 The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday wades into one of the more controversial policy matters of the Trump Administration, as
            the Justices will hear arguments on the merits of the revised effort by President Donald Trump to block certain foreign nationals
            from traveling to the United States, what critics often deride...

Posted: a day ago

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday wades into one of the more controversial policy matters of the Trump Administration, as the Justices will hear arguments on the merits of the revised effort by President Donald Trump to block certain foreign nationals from traveling to the United States, what critics often deride...
Trump pick to head VA in trouble as Senators postpone hearing
 President Donald Trump’s decision to elevate the White House physician to lead the Veterans Administration was in peril on
            Tuesday, as top Senators in both parties announced that a confirmation hearing set this week for Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson
            would be ‘postponed until further notice,’ as the Senate...

Posted: a day ago

President Donald Trump’s decision to elevate the White House physician to lead the Veterans Administration was in peril on Tuesday, as top Senators in both parties announced that a confirmation hearing set this week for Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson would be ‘postponed until further notice,’ as the Senate...
Pompeo nomination clears hurdle after another late GOP switch
 For the second time in a week, late decisions by a pair of GOP Senators provided the margin of victory for a nominee of President
            Donald Trump, as after fears of a rare confirmation rebuke, Republicans on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Monday
            got in line behind the nomination of Mike Pompeo to be Secretary...

Posted: 2 days ago

For the second time in a week, late decisions by a pair of GOP Senators provided the margin of victory for a nominee of President Donald Trump, as after fears of a rare confirmation rebuke, Republicans on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Monday got in line behind the nomination of Mike Pompeo to be Secretary...
Jim Bridenstine sworn in as new Administrator of NASA
 Ending almost fourteen months of temporary leadership at NASA, Republican Congressman Jim Bridenstine of Oklahoma was sworn
            in Monday afternoon as the new leader of the space agency, as Trump Administration officials vow that Bridenstine will help
            revive manned space exploration efforts by the United States. After...

Posted: 2 days ago

Ending almost fourteen months of temporary leadership at NASA, Republican Congressman Jim Bridenstine of Oklahoma was sworn in Monday afternoon as the new leader of the space agency, as Trump Administration officials vow that Bridenstine will help revive manned space exploration efforts by the United States. After...
Democratic Party sues Trump Campaign, Wikileaks, others, over 2016 elections
 The legal fight over the 2016 elections expanded further on Friday, as the Democratic National Committee filed a wide-ranging
            lawsuit against President Donald Trump’s campaign, top aides, one of Mr. Trump’s son, as well as his son-in-law, the Russian
            government, and others caught up in the investigation...

Posted: 5 days ago

The legal fight over the 2016 elections expanded further on Friday, as the Democratic National Committee filed a wide-ranging lawsuit against President Donald Trump’s campaign, top aides, one of Mr. Trump’s son, as well as his son-in-law, the Russian government, and others caught up in the investigation...
Trump denounces Comey, Russia probe, after release of Comey memos
 The morning after memos written by former FBI Director James Comey were delivered to Congress – 
            and then immediately leaked to the news media – President Donald Trump blasted both Comey and the investigation into Russian
               interference in the 2016 elections,
             denying that he had done anything...

Posted: 6 days ago

The morning after memos written by former FBI Director James Comey were delivered to Congress – and then immediately leaked to the news media – President Donald Trump blasted both Comey and the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections, denying that he had done anything...
Instant leaks as feds deliver Comey memos to Congress
 Bowing to demands from Republicans in the House, the Justice Department on Thursday night gave lawmakers memos written by
            former FBI Director James Comey after meetings and phone calls with President Donald Trump, with the resulting leaks only
            amplifying Comey’s story that Mr. Trump had pressed him repeatedly...

Posted: 6 days ago

Bowing to demands from Republicans in the House, the Justice Department on Thursday night gave lawmakers memos written by former FBI Director James Comey after meetings and phone calls with President Donald Trump, with the resulting leaks only amplifying Comey’s story that Mr. Trump had pressed him repeatedly...