David Jackson

Multimedia Journalist

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Multimedia Journalist

School: Oakland University
Hometown: Davison, Michigan

David Jackson joined the TV6 news team in December, 2016 as a multimedia journalist. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Oakland University in 2015.

He gained reporting experience hosting the Daily Radio News, the hourly news summary, on 94.3 WKUF in Flint. In college, he worked with the Oakland Post, in Rochester, Michigan as a photojournalist.

David is married to Kari and they have two children. Before journalism, he drove a truck, worked in construction, performed with and volunteered for The Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps, started college in Electrical Engineering, but found his passion in Journalism.

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Slew of state and local bills are targeting LGBTQ people

From a trans "bathroom bill" in Anchorage to "parody marriage" legislation in South Carolina, a number of new bills are causing LGBTQ advocates concern.

Billy Graham, 'America's pastor,' dead at age 99

Evangelist Pastor Billy Graham, who boasted a career of more than 70 years and was one of the most admired men of the past century, has died at age 99, according to church sources.

Bombs are falling on a rebel enclave in Syria every minute. Here's the backstory.

NBC News takes a look at what is driving the Syrian war, a conflict which has killed hundreds of thousands of people and forced millions into exile.

Arizona couple arrested after adopted children found living in squalor

Benito Gutierrez, 69, and Carol Gutierrez, 64, were arrested after their adopted children were discovered living without access to food, water, lights, or a bathroom.

For nurses, sexual harassment from patients is 'par for the course'

The #MeToo movement has prompted nurses to stand up for themselves and put an end to what they describe as pervasive sexual harassment from their male patients.