Jamie Dupree’s Washington Insider

VIEWER’S GUIDE – An hour-by-hour preview of Election Night 2018

9:30 pm Nov. 5, 2018

Election 2018 is finally here, as months and months of partisan battling will unfold in front of the nation on Tuesday evening.   When should you start looking for meaningful returns?  What races should you be watching?  What states are important, and when?  This viewer’s guide will give you thumbnails on what seats might flip in the House and Senate, what time you should look for results, and as you will

Trump in the mix as four states hold primaries on Tuesday

3:00 am May. 8, 2018

His name may not be on the ballot, but President Donald Trump is figuring prominently in a number of primary races on Tuesday, as voters go to the polls to pick candidates for Congress in Ohio, North Carolina, West Virginia, and Indiana, kicking off primaries for the U.S. House and Senate in 30 states over the next six weeks.

For Republicans, the outcome of primaries in three of the states voting

No easy answers in the search for my voice

5:01 pm Dec. 5, 2017

Over the last 18 months, hardly a day goes by without a listener or reader asking about my health and my voice, and when I will be back on the radio talking about politics, the Congress and President Trump. Even more questions came my way this week after a veteran lawmaker went to the House floor to give a speech about my medical predicament, publicly offering welcome words of encouragement.


Five things to watch in tonight’s debate

12:15 pm Oct. 9, 2016

Under attack in his own party and losing ground in many polls, Donald Trump comes into tonight’s debate in St. Louis needing a big change of pace in the race for the White House.

Trump’s first debate performance was widely panned, as Hillary Clinton received a bump in state and national polling.

This is a different debate tonight – no podiums – instead, the candidates will be taking questions from a group

What to watch in Tuesday’s primary races

8:14 pm Aug. 4, 2014

The countdown to November 2014 takes another step on Tuesday with voters in four different states selecting candidates for the Congressional mid term elections, as lawmakers in Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington State face primary contests.

It might seem odd to some, but August is actually the busiest month of this year when it comes to Congressional primaries, as 14 states will hold primary elections over the next four weeks.

Four states

Going to Dayton

12:26 am May. 16, 2014

From Dayton, Ohio One reason I ended up in radio news was my childhood interest in AM and shortwave radio listening, which then led me into the amateur radio hobby. And often when you get bitten by the ham radio bug, you end up going to Dayton, Ohio. This weekend, …

Tea Party looks for primary wins

9:09 pm May. 5, 2014

As voters go to the polls for primaries in Indiana, North Carolina and Ohio, a lot of Republicans in Washington, D.C. will be watching the results closely, wondering if the GOP Establishment has been able to elbow out a series of Tea Party candidates in races for the U.S. House …

The 2014 Congressional primaries begin

6:48 pm Mar. 3, 2014

With primary elections Tuesday in Texas, we may get the first hint of whether voters are really ready to make major changes in the U.S. Congress, or if sitting lawmakers in both parties are able to withstand challengers who are ready to bring new blood to the halls of the …