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

12 weeks to Election Day as four more states hold primaries for Congress
 With less than three months until the mid-term elections for the U.S. House and Senate, four more states hold primaries today
            for the Congress, but the roster of races is unlikely to produce the news associated with last week’s tight race in a special
            U.S. House election in Ohio, which amplified questions about...

Posted: a day ago

With less than three months until the mid-term elections for the U.S. House and Senate, four more states hold primaries today for the Congress, but the roster of races is unlikely to produce the news associated with last week’s tight race in a special U.S. House election in Ohio, which amplified questions about...
Indicted GOP Congressman suspends campaign for re-election
 Three days after being charged by federal prosecutors with insider trading and lying to the FBI, Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY)
            announced on Saturday that he would end his campaign for another term in the Congress. “After extensive discussions with my family and my friends over the last few days, I have decided that it is in...

Posted: 4 days ago

Three days after being charged by federal prosecutors with insider trading and lying to the FBI, Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY) announced on Saturday that he would end his campaign for another term in the Congress. “After extensive discussions with my family and my friends over the last few days, I have decided that it is in...
Federal deficit jumps in July by another $77 billion
 The Treasury Department reported Friday that the federal government ran a budget deficit of $76.9 billion in the month of
            July, as federal revenues were down from a year ago, while government spending was up, keeping Fiscal Year 2017 headed in
            the direction of the largest yearly deficit since 2012. Added to the red...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Treasury Department reported Friday that the federal government ran a budget deficit of $76.9 billion in the month of July, as federal revenues were down from a year ago, while government spending was up, keeping Fiscal Year 2017 headed in the direction of the largest yearly deficit since 2012. Added to the red...
Review now finished of evidence seized in Michael Cohen raid
 A Special Master who waded through evidence seized in an April 9 raid on the ex-personal lawyer of President Donald Trump
            said Thursday that she had finished reviewing documents and other materials that had been the subject of attorney-client privilege
            claims, keeping some items private, but delivering the vast majority...

Posted: 5 days ago

A Special Master who waded through evidence seized in an April 9 raid on the ex-personal lawyer of President Donald Trump said Thursday that she had finished reviewing documents and other materials that had been the subject of attorney-client privilege claims, keeping some items private, but delivering the vast majority...
In Trump push for Space Force, Congress not yet convinced
 As Vice President Mike Pence told a Pentagon audience on Thursday that a new branch of the military known as the “Space Force”
            should be set up by 2020, the Congress has yet to approve the creation of such a plan, shrugging off repeated calls by President
            Donald Trump for a new part of the armed forces...

Posted: 6 days ago

As Vice President Mike Pence told a Pentagon audience on Thursday that a new branch of the military known as the “Space Force” should be set up by 2020, the Congress has yet to approve the creation of such a plan, shrugging off repeated calls by President Donald Trump for a new part of the armed forces...
Democrats press ‘culture of corruption’ argument against GOP, Trump
 As a Republican Congressman from New York was indicted Wednesday on charges of insider trading and lying to the FBI, Democrats
            in Congress turned up the volume on a throwback political argument which helped them win control of the Congress in 2006,
            again pressing the case that voters should toss Republicans out of...

Posted: 6 days ago

As a Republican Congressman from New York was indicted Wednesday on charges of insider trading and lying to the FBI, Democrats in Congress turned up the volume on a throwback political argument which helped them win control of the Congress in 2006, again pressing the case that voters should toss Republicans out of...
GOP Congressman charged with insider trading, lying to FBI
 In an investigation into investments in an Australian biotech firm, federal prosecutors have charged Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY),
            his son, and his son’s father-in-law with conspiracy and securities fraud, alleging that they used inside information to shield
            themselves from major financial losses. Collins, one of...

Posted: 7 days ago

In an investigation into investments in an Australian biotech firm, federal prosecutors have charged Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY), his son, and his son’s father-in-law with conspiracy and securities fraud, alleging that they used inside information to shield themselves from major financial losses. Collins, one of...
Republicans struggle to hold Ohio GOP seat in Congress
 In a district that President Donald Trump won by 11 points in 2016, Republicans used a late television ad blitz, along with
            help from the President and Vice President, to squeak out an apparent special election victory in a Congressional district
            in central Ohio, still raising questions about what it means more broadly...

Posted: 7 days ago

In a district that President Donald Trump won by 11 points in 2016, Republicans used a late television ad blitz, along with help from the President and Vice President, to squeak out an apparent special election victory in a Congressional district in central Ohio, still raising questions about what it means more broadly...
U.S. to slap 25 percent tariff on $16 billion in Chinese imports
 The Trump Administration on Tuesday took another step forward in a growing trade battle with China, relasing a final list
            of almost $16 billion in imports which will be hit with 25 percent import tariffs, carrying out President Donald Trump’s pledge
            to confront China over unfair trade practices, as the President...

Posted: 7 days ago

The Trump Administration on Tuesday took another step forward in a growing trade battle with China, relasing a final list of almost $16 billion in imports which will be hit with 25 percent import tariffs, carrying out President Donald Trump’s pledge to confront China over unfair trade practices, as the President...
With 13 weeks to Election Day, Ohio special is big focus today
 As voters go to the polls on this Tuesday for Congressional primaries in four states, the main story line tonight will be
            a special election for a U.S. House seat in the state of Ohio, as Republicans struggle to hold on to a seat which has been
            easily in the GOP column for years, as a defeat will be seen as a clear...

Posted: 8 days ago

As voters go to the polls on this Tuesday for Congressional primaries in four states, the main story line tonight will be a special election for a U.S. House seat in the state of Ohio, as Republicans struggle to hold on to a seat which has been easily in the GOP column for years, as a defeat will be seen as a clear...
As Trump takes summer break, Russia probe does not
 While President Donald Trump spends this week at his New Jersey golf retreat, legal action continues to churn on a variety
            of fronts related to the question of Russian interference in the 2016 elections, actions taken by the Trump Campaign, and
            activities of one of Mr. Trump’s former personal lawyers, as the...

Posted: 9 days ago

While President Donald Trump spends this week at his New Jersey golf retreat, legal action continues to churn on a variety of fronts related to the question of Russian interference in the 2016 elections, actions taken by the Trump Campaign, and activities of one of Mr. Trump’s former personal lawyers, as the...