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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New Report Proposes Costly Solutions To Loose Dog Problem In Dallas

A deadly dog attack in South Dallas highlighted the problem of loose dogs for many people. But those who live south of the Trinity River have known about it for years.

08/26/2016

UT Campus Carry protest (Jack Fink - CBS11)

Sex Toys Displayed At UT Protest Against Campus Carry

The protest fell on the first day of the fall semester, the first semester since the Campus Carry Law went into effect August 1.

08/24/2016

Donald Trump at Daytona Beach rally on 8-3-16 (CBS)

Trump Headlines Fundraiser In North Texas Tuesday Before Austin Rally

Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump will make his fourth visit to North Texas since September.

08/22/2016

This @kanyewest fan spent $420 for 4 shirts & a hoodie. (Jack Fink - CBS11)

Hundreds Line Up For Hours For Kanye West’s Pop-Up Store

Cameron Kramer of Plano said he spent $420 for four shirts and a hoodie.

08/19/2016

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Klyde Warren Park Expansion Discussed

The plans call for making the children’s park bigger, building a large fountain at Pearl Street, and creating space for a skating rink.

08/18/2016

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Dallas Mayor Accuses Police, Fire Associations Of Intimidation In Pay Raise Fight

During a city council briefing, Mayor Mike Rawlings accused police and fire associations of using bullying and intimidation tactics to get more money.

08/17/2016

Fort Worth Arson Investigators Search For Suspect In Donation Center Fire (Credit: FWFD)

Video: Man Accused of Setting Building Fire With Child Along

The Fort Worth Fire Department publicized the surveillance video with the hope of finding the suspect.

08/16/2016

home improvements in Dallas (Jack Fink - CBS11)

Dallas Considers Paying Cash To Some Homeowners To Fix Properties

A proposal by the City of Dallas called The Home Improvement Rebate Program, would give some homeowners cash to fix their homes.

08/15/2016

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (R) speaks to the media. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Cruz’s Popularity Takes A Hit In KTVT-CBS 11/Dixie Strategies Poll

Sen. Ted Cruz won the Republican presidential primary in Texas. But most voters now do not think very highly of the U.S. lawmaker, according to the latest KTVT-CBS 11/Dixie Strategies Poll numbers.

08/11/2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives on stage on June 16, 2016 at Gilley's in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)

Trump Leads Texas In KTVT-CBS 11/Dixie Strategies Poll

Data released on Thursday has 46 percent of likely voters across Texas casting their ballots for the divisive Republican candidate, if the election were held today.

08/11/2016

Tim Kaine campaigns in Dallas (CBS11)

VP Candidate Kaine In North Texas To Campaign, Raise Money

The campaign said Kaine, a Virginia Senator, would not talk with reporters or answer any of their questions.

08/10/2016

Dallas Police (CBSDFW)

Dallas Police Welcome Training Grant; Call For Better Bullet Proof Vests

The grants are possible after President Obama signed into law the Police Act, introduced by Texas Senator John Cornyn, who got to see the training in person here in Dallas.

08/09/2016

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