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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Bob Schieffer speaks with CBS 11's Jack Fink (credit CBS 11)

Bob Schieffer: ‘A Lot Of People Simply Don’t Trust’ Clinton

“Hillary Clinton’s problem coming into this convention and going out of this convention is to convince the American people that she can be trusted.”

07/28/2016

DNC-in-PHL

Chaos Erupts Between Texas Delegation’s Clinton & Sanders Supporters

The day after Senator Bernie Sanders urged supporters to rally behind Hillary Clinton as the Democratic National Convention got underway, chaos erupted among members of the Texas delegation.

07/26/2016

Jack Fink at the Democratic National Convention. (CBS11)

Texas Democrats React To Drama As National Convention Begins

Texas Democrats arriving in Philadelphia are looking forward to the start of their national convention.

07/24/2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets Indiana Gov. Mike Pence at the Grand Park Events Center on July 12, 2016 in Westfield, Indiana. (credit: Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

N. Texas Republicans Head To GOP Convention in Cleveland

Texas Governor Greg Abbott was scheduled to attend, but isn’t going because he’s still recuperating from 2nd and 3rd degree burns on his legs and feet.

07/15/2016

Dr. Brian H. Williams (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Raw Emotion On Display At Parkland Hospital

Doctors say they weren’t just thinking about the officers they cared for during the ambush.

07/11/2016

Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)

Texas Senator Files Bill To Revoke Hillary Clinton’s Security Clearance

On Capitol Hill Thursday, the Republican Senator introduced a bill that if passed, would revoke the security clearance of the presumptive Democratic nominee and anyone else found to have acted extremely carelessly with classified information.

07/07/2016

Helicopter crash in Ellis County (Chopper11)

What Investigators Are Looking For After Deadly Helicopter Crash

Investigators are looking into the possibility of an in-flight break up because of the wreckage scattered in the area.

07/06/2016

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Anger, Relief After FBI Director Recommends No Charges Against Hillary Clinton

The FBI Director said some of Clinton’s emails could have been accessed by hostile actors.

07/05/2016

Storm damage at Lake Lewisville (Jack FInk - CBS11)

Early Morning Storm Damages North Texas Marina, Boats

The 121 Marina general manager says he’s hired a security guard to keep people out of the damaged areas as they continue to assess the damage.

07/04/2016

(credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Near-Drowning Sounds Alarm About Dangers Facing Children

The latest incident happened Thursday at the Pecan Plantation country club just south of Granbury.

06/23/2016

Collin County father Michael Thedford, 33, is jailed after his baby daughter dies in a hot car. (credit: Collin County Jail)

North Texas Defense Attorney Says Father “Overcharged” In Child’s Death

“He made a terrible, terrible mistake,” said Todd Shapiro, a North Texas defense attorney who does not represent Thedford.

06/22/2016

Karen Bigham, and her twin sister, Kathy Boobar.

Family Mourns Collin County Twin Sisters With Lifelong Bond

Family and friends say they knew there were conflicts between Kelley and Karen Bigham of McKinney, but they never imagined it would have led to murder.

06/21/2016

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