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

Kavanaugh won’t withdraw as judge heads for Thursday showdown hearing
 Defiantly denouncing new allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against him as a political ‘smear,’ Judge Brett Kavanaugh
            went on a media offensive on Monday to tell Senators and the nation that he will not withdraw from consideration for the U.S.
            Supreme Court, as Kavanaugh heads for a historic hearing...

Posted: a minute ago

Defiantly denouncing new allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against him as a political ‘smear,’ Judge Brett Kavanaugh went on a media offensive on Monday to tell Senators and the nation that he will not withdraw from consideration for the U.S. Supreme Court, as Kavanaugh heads for a historic hearing...
Job status in question, Rosenstein to meet with Trump on Thursday

Posted: 6 hours ago

After initial news reports that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was about to be fired or forced to resign, the White House on Monday said that President Donald Trump would meet with Rosenstein on Thursday, with Rosenstein’s job future seemingly still in question. “At the request of Deputy Attorney...
White House denounces ‘smear campaign’ against Kavanaugh
 As the Senate Judiciary Committee set a showdown hearing for Thursday with U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh
            and a woman who alleges that the judge sexually assaulted her in high school, the White House on Sunday again defended the
            President’s pick after new allegations surfaced, as Republicans...

Posted: 21 hours ago

As the Senate Judiciary Committee set a showdown hearing for Thursday with U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh and a woman who alleges that the judge sexually assaulted her in high school, the White House on Sunday again defended the President’s pick after new allegations surfaced, as Republicans...
Senate panel sets Kavanaugh-Ford showdown hearing for Thursday
 After days of behind the scenes wrangling, the Senate Judiciary Committee announced on Sunday afternoon that the panel will
            hold a hearing on Thursday to take public testimony from Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee
            Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct at a high school party in the...

Posted: a day ago

After days of behind the scenes wrangling, the Senate Judiciary Committee announced on Sunday afternoon that the panel will hold a hearing on Thursday to take public testimony from Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct at a high school party in the...
GOP: Claims of Kavanaugh accuser not backed up by possible witnesses
 Even as lawyers for Dr. Christine Blasey Ford negotiated with the Senate Judiciary Committee over the terms of her possible
            testimony later this week, a series of possible corroborating witnesses did not back up Ford’s allegations that she was sexually
            assaulted by Judge Brett Kavanaugh at a party in the 1980&rsquo...

Posted: a day ago

Even as lawyers for Dr. Christine Blasey Ford negotiated with the Senate Judiciary Committee over the terms of her possible testimony later this week, a series of possible corroborating witnesses did not back up Ford’s allegations that she was sexually assaulted by Judge Brett Kavanaugh at a party in the 1980&rsquo...
Drama continues as Senate GOP gives more time to Kavanaugh accuser
 After posting a schedule for a Monday morning vote on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the U.S. Supreme Court,
            unable to work out an agreement for testimony from a woman who accused the judge of sexual misconduct back when they were
            teenagers, Republicans gave extra time to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford to consider...

Posted: 2 days ago

After posting a schedule for a Monday morning vote on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the U.S. Supreme Court, unable to work out an agreement for testimony from a woman who accused the judge of sexual misconduct back when they were teenagers, Republicans gave extra time to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford to consider...
At impasse over testimony by accuser, GOP sets Monday panel vote on Kavanaugh
 Ending several days of increasingly political battles over a woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual
            misconduct, Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee declared Friday night that they were unable to reach an agreement
            for the testimony of Kavanaugh’s accuser, and set a committee...

Posted: 2 days ago

Ending several days of increasingly political battles over a woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee declared Friday night that they were unable to reach an agreement for the testimony of Kavanaugh’s accuser, and set a committee...
In tweets, President Trump takes direct aim at Kavanaugh accuser
 Breaking his silence on the woman who has leveled sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh,
            President Donald Trump on Friday said if the events were “as bad as she says,” then Dr. Christine Blasey Ford should have
            ‘immediately filed’ charges against the...

Posted: 3 days ago

Breaking his silence on the woman who has leveled sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump on Friday said if the events were “as bad as she says,” then Dr. Christine Blasey Ford should have ‘immediately filed’ charges against the...
With Friday deadline, accuser offers testimony next week on Kavanaugh
 Faced with a GOP deadline on Friday morning to say if she will testify at a Monday hearing about sexual misconduct allegations
            against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a lawyer for Kavanaugh’s accuser told Senate Republicans on Thursday
            that her client was willing to appear for testimony next week...

Posted: 4 days ago

Faced with a GOP deadline on Friday morning to say if she will testify at a Monday hearing about sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a lawyer for Kavanaugh’s accuser told Senate Republicans on Thursday that her client was willing to appear for testimony next week...
Trump rips ‘ridiculous’ spending bill over border wall funding
 President Donald Trump on Thursday 
            raised objections to a spending plan overwhelmingly approved earlier this week by the Senate, labeling the bill ‘ridiculous’ for delaying final Congressional action on money for the President’s border wall until after
            the mid-term elections, as he again accused...

Posted: 4 days ago

President Donald Trump on Thursday raised objections to a spending plan overwhelmingly approved earlier this week by the Senate, labeling the bill ‘ridiculous’ for delaying final Congressional action on money for the President’s border wall until after the mid-term elections, as he again accused...
GOP sets Friday deadline in standoff over Kavanaugh accuser
 Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday publicly pressed a California woman to agree to testify about her allegations
            of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, as Democrats and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford insisted instead
            on an FBI investigation of her claims, arguing a hearing set for Monday...

Posted: 4 days ago

Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday publicly pressed a California woman to agree to testify about her allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, as Democrats and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford insisted instead on an FBI investigation of her claims, arguing a hearing set for Monday...