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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Texas Senators: Balance Zero-Tolerance And Compassion

Both senators went to the Texas-Mexico border Friday to hold a roundtable discussion with immigration officials, religious and community leaders.

06/22/2018

Dallas Man To Care For Nephew Separated From Dad At Texas Border

The immigration crisis at the Texas-Mexico border is hitting home for a Dallas man.

06/21/2018

Child Advocates Relieved Trump To Keep Families Together After Crossing Border Illegally

Between May 5 and June 9, the Department of Homeland Security said there were 2,342 children separated from their parents along the border as part of a zero-tolerance policy.

06/20/2018

N. Texas Leaders Want To Help Children Separated From Parents At Border

The Dallas County Judge and a State Representative share a goal of helping the children and families who are being separated at the southern border.

06/19/2018

2,000 Families Separated After Being Caught Crossing Border Illegally

There is no law that requires children be separated from their parents at the border. But a legal settlement from 21 years ago forbids children from being incarcerated.

06/15/2018

Say Goodbye To Dallas’ Trinity River Standing Wave

Crews began removing the Standing Wave Thursday afternoon after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers previously told the city it couldn’t keep it as is.

06/14/2018

Vice President Pence Mixes Faith, Politics At Southern Baptist Convention In Dallas

The Vice President began by repeating what he often says. “I’m a Christian, a Conservative, and a Republican. In that order.”

06/13/2018

Vice President Pence Talks North Korea In Visit To Dallas

Mr. Pence characterized the historic talks as “direct, honest, provocative, and productive.”

06/13/2018

North Texan Who Escaped North Korea Not Optimistic After Summit

Myounghee Umm says Kim Jong Un won’t give up nuclear weapons because it’s core to their defense.

06/12/2018

Dallas One Step Closer To Big Changes Involving Animal Shelter, Dangerous Dogs

The city council’s Quality of Life Committee approved two major changes Monday that will now move to the full city council.

06/11/2018

Dallas Police Targeting 31 High Crime Areas

The 31 areas cover nearly 30 square miles or about 7 percent of the city.

06/11/2018

Dallas Considering Crackdown On Dangerous Dogs; Change At Animal Shelter

Big changes could soon be on the way in the city of Dallas that could save the lives of residents and hundreds of dogs and cats each year.

06/08/2018

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