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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Lynlee Boemer was saved by doctors who removed a tumor growing from her spine. (credit: Texas Children's Hospital)

Baby Partially Removed From Womb For Surgery, Then Put Back

A North Texas baby girl was born in June… for the second time.


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Patrick Says Trump Was Misunderstood At Debate

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick defended Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in Dallas on Thursday, and the controversial remarks that Trump made involving results of the upcoming election.


Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump walk off the stage after the final presidential debate at the Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of the University of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 19, 2016. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Recap & Analysis: Trump & Clinton Spar In Final Debate

CBS 11 News reporter Jack Fink invites Scott Herndon from UT-Dallas to recap the debate. He also chats with undecided voters and TCU seniors Madison Smith and Taylor Dennis.


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Heartbreak, Disbelief After Deadly Wrong Way Crash In Dallas

Finding the words is a struggle for friends and family mourning the loss of 23-year-old Hussein Zaybek.


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Texas AG’s Office Investigating Allegations Of Voter Fraud In Tarrant County

The probe involves irregularities with mail-in ballots.


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Family Blames Parkland For Death Of Loved One

Wilson and her family say an x-ray following the procedure showed an 8-inch-long piece of a catheter was left in her aorta.

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Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump shake hands following the first presidential debate moderated by Lester Holt at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York on September 26, 2016. (credit: Paul J. RichardsI/AFP/Getty Images)

Optimism Not Waning For Trump, Clinton Supporters In North Texas

For Trump to win, he needs all of the states Mitt Romney won in 2012, and then win key states such as Florida, Ohio, Iowa, Colorado and Nevada.


Texas Women for Trump Coalition members (Jack Fink - CBS11)

Texas Women Express Unwavering Support For Trump

Kathleen Lieberman with the Texas Women for Trump Coalition said that the controversy over Donald Trump’s 2005 comments about women has strengthened their resolve. “I think this has made his supporters stronger,” she said.


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Backpage.com CEO Appeared In Court, Extradited To California

Carl Ferrer didn’t fight extradition to California, where he faces pimping charges in an alleged human trafficking case involving the Dallas-based website.


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Trump Leads; Clinton Gains In Latest Texas KTVT-CBS 11 / Dixie Strategies Poll

In a state where it is generally accepted that a GOP nominee is almost guaranteed a win in a presidential election, real estate mogul and presidential nominee Donald Trump has “under-performed” in Texas according to Pollster Brian Graham of Dixie Strategies.


VP debate preview (CBS)

Possible Fireworks At Vice Presidential Debate? Expert Weighs In

Republican VP nominee Mike Pence, Indiana’s Governor, and Democratic VP nominee Tim Kaine, a Senator from Virginia, would love to score a knockout during their debate at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia.



Texas Exits Refugee Resettlement Program Over Security Concerns

In a statement, Gov. Greg Abbott said, “As Governor, I will continue to prioritize the safety of all Texans and urge the federal government to overhaul this severely broken system.”



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