|Member of the European Parliament|
14 July 2009 – 30 June 2014
|Constituency||Podlaskie and Warmian-Masurian|
|Member of the Sejm|
25 September 2005 – 10 June 2009
|Constituency||25 – Gdańsk|
|Born||22 February 1966|
|Political party||Law and Justice|
|Occupation||Chairman of TVP (2016–present)|
Jacek Olgierd Kurski (Polish pronunciation: [ˈjat͡sɛk ˈkurskʲi], born 22 February 1966 in Gdańsk) is a Polish politician and journalist, and the current chairman of the Polish national state broadcaster TVP. He was previously a Member of the Sejm (2005–2009), Member of the European Parliament (2009–2014), and State Undersecretary for the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage (2015–2016).
On 8 September 2010, Kurski was the only MEP to vote against a condemnation by the European Parliament of the execution of Iranian national Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani by stoning. Kurski stated that he voted against by error, and he corrected his vote almost immediately.
- ""Tęcza to szpetna instalacja. Jest jak narośl na nosie pijaka" - Śródmieście". tvnwarszawa.tvn24.pl. Retrieved 15 May 2016.
- Antkiewicz, Łukasz (10 September 2010). "Szwedzkie media wytykają Kurskiemu: "Głosował przeciw Irance". Kurski: Pomyliłem głosowania" [Swedish media accuse Kurski: "He voted against the Iranian". Kurski: I confused the votings] (in Polish). TOK FM. Retrieved 13 September 2010.
- Jacek Kurski - parliamentary page - includes declarations of interest, voting record, and transcripts of speeches.
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