Jack Fink

Jack Fink

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.

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Barbara Bush Eulogized As ‘First Lady Of The Greatest Generation’

Barbara Bush’s funeral served as a reminder why so many people loved the former first lady.

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Thousands Of People Pay Final Respects To Barbara Bush

A steady stream of people filled shuttle buses to say a final farewell to former First Lady Barbara Bush.

04/20/2018

Former President George Bush Greets Those Saying Goodbye To Former First Lady

“We were just awed, that’s the best way to describe it. We were just awed and blessed, giggly, and tickled we got to meet the President because we knew it was special.”

04/20/2018

Houston Honors Former First Lady Barbara Bush: “A Strong Texas Woman”

More than 100 Houston residents came to city hall to honor former First Lady Barbara Bush, one of their most beloved residents.

04/19/2018

Houston Pizzeria Owners Consider George & Barbara Bush Family

Former First Lady Barbara Bush and former President George H.W. Bush were more than favorite customers at Fuzzy’s Pizza and Café in Houston. They were family.

04/19/2018

Houstonians ‘Proud’ To Call Barbara Bush A Neighbor

Near the Houston neighborhood where the former First Couple have lived for more than 25 years, the memories of seeing Mrs. Bush around town are what people are talking about.

04/18/2018

Community Rallies Around Woman Sentenced To Prison For Illegal Voting

Crystal Mason, a mother of four, said she didn’t realize when she voted in the 2016 general election she was violating the law.

CBSDFW.COM–04/18/2018

Retired Secret Service Agent Cherishes Time He Protected Barbara Bush

When Robert Caltabiano began on the U.S. Secret Service detail for former President George H.W. Bush and former First Lady Barbara Bush, he says his first day was memorable.

04/16/2018

Dallas Fire-Rescue May Change How It Responds To Some EMS Calls

Chief David Coatney told members of the Dallas City Council’s public safety committee that because of a rising population and volume of emergency calls, the department has to change the way it responds to them.

04/11/2018

Dallas Co. Judge Says Most Commissioners Kept In Dark About Sex Allegations Against Health Director

County records obtained by CBS11 following an open records request show on December 5 of last year, one of Thompson’s female employees filed a detailed complaint against him claiming he forced her to have various sexual encounters over a nearly two-year period.

04/10/2018

Dallas Police Officers, City Leaders Pleased With Security Upgrade

Crews are putting up fencing at the department’s northeast and south central substations. The $3 million project should be completed at all seven substations in July.

04/09/2018

Expert: State, County Health Departments Should Investigate Skin Rashes Due To Water

Erin Brockovich was a no-show at a meeting at the North Texas Municipal Water District, which she has criticized in a series of Facebook posts.

04/05/2018

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