Jack covers politics for KTVT-TV CBS 11 and has been with the station since September 2003.
This year, he has interviewed Democrat Bernie Sanders and Republicans Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, as well as Gov. Greg Abbott.
In addition to politics, Jack loves investigative reporting and has also covered numerous hurricanes and tornado outbreaks.
Jack has won an EMMY for his investigative report on DFW Airport spending, and Texas Associated Press awards for his stories about the previous indictments against former Gov. Rick Perry, his coverage of the federal courts in Dallas, and his weather coverage.
Before moving to North Texas, Jack reported for television stations in Orlando, Southern California, Fort Myers-Naples and Utica, New York.
He began his journalism career in Syracuse, where he was an anchor and reporter at WHEN-AM.
Jack has been happily married for 22 years to Amy, who is a morning news anchor at a local radio station. They are the proud parents of two daughters.
Jack and Amy both graduated from the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. While they still bleed Orange, they love Texas and are happy to call it home.
Derick and Sara Killian of Port Arthur never thought they’d be starting over after beginning their new life together just one month ago.
The Governor’s Commission to Rebuild Texas will oversee the rebuilding of Texas schools, roads, bridges and government buildings hit hard by Hurricane Harvey.
Several groups in North Texas gathered today to criticize President Donald Trump’s decision to phase-out DACA
“I think it’s inhumane. I don’t have family in Mexico. I don’t have a home in Mexico,” said Dallas Dreamer Ramiro Luna.
Jose Santoyo of Dallas says he’s anxious about President Trump’s decision Tuesday that could impact the rest of his life.
Mayor Rawlings says more evacuees could be coming. “We’re planning those numbers could get up to 1,000 more, we don’t know.”
Dallas City Councilman Kevin Felder raised questions about whether the city is using enough African-American and minority-owned businesses as suppliers for the opened for Harvey evacuees.
An additional 659 evacuees are now being housed inside the city’s three other shelters, which are just about full.
Dallas is making plans to house up to 5,000 Gulf Coast residents in a “mega shelter” in the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.
Records show on average, the district has grown by more than 3,000 students each year for the past ten years. But that rate has slowed.
Governor Greg Abbott blasted the Texas House for not reaching an agreement with the Senate on how to lessen the burden of rising property taxes.
It’s taking Dallas Police longer this year than last year to respond to Priority 1 emergency calls.