Jack Fitzpatrick

(561) 281-1788


Staff Correspondent

National Journal                                                                           January 2014 – present

  • Cover House races for National Journal Hotline.
  • Write the Hotline Wake-Up Call morning newsletter on campaigns.

Environment, Energy, Indian Affairs Reporter

Cronkite News Service                                                                August 2013 – December 2013

  • Covered the environment, energy and Indian Affairs beats for Arizona news wire in Washington.

Money Section Intern

USA TODAY                                                                                     June 2013 – August 2013

  • Covered small business issues, tracked stock information, helped with video scripts.

Managing News Editor

Downtown Devil                                                                             January 2012 – December 2012

  • Responsible for daily news content of student-run news website in downtown Phoenix.
  • Previous experience as community news editor, staff reporter and night editor.

Voting Rights Reporting Fellow

News21                                                                                                May 2012 – August 2012

  • Reported on voting rights issues leading up to the 2012 elections.
  • Stories published on front page of The Philadelphia Inquirer, on and elsewhere.

Copy Editing Intern

The Arizona Republic                                                                           December 2011 – May 2012

  • Edited stories and wrote headlines, including on front pages of A and B sections.

Reporting Intern

The Arizona Capitol Times                                                                 August 2011 – December 2011

  • Covered education, county government and other issues relating to the state legislature.

Freelance Reporter

Treasure Coast Newspapers                                                                June 2011 – July 2011

  • Reported on general assignment news stories in Martin and St. Lucie counties.


Arizona State University                                                   Graduation: December 2013

  • Master’s degree in mass communication
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism
  • Barrett, the Honors College
  • Fall 2013 Walter Cronkite School Outstanding Undergraduate

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