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 House Speaker Won’t Block Bathroom Bill Despite His Opposition

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – Texas House Speaker Joe Straus says he doesn’t know if the Senate’s controversial bathroom bill will pass in the House. “That’s a good question.” Straus says even though he opposes the […]

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03/22/2017

N. Texans From England Saddened By London Terror Attack

Expats living in North Texas were shocked and saddened by today’s terror attack in London.

03/22/2017

Councilman Raises Questions About Dallas 911 Call Center

Dallas city councilman Scott Griggs is raising questions about the city’s contract with AT&T to service its 911 call center.

03/21/2017

Dallas Police Associations Worry Pension Crisis Accelerating Officer Attrition

This may be the first day of spring, but Dallas police associations say they worry about the summer, when crime usually increases.

03/20/2017

Dallas Mayor Acknowledges 911 Call Center Understaffed, Will Fix

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says staffing at the city’s 911 call center has been understaffed for years.

03/17/2017

Dallas Believes T-Mobile Fixes Problem With 911 Calls

After T-Mobile’s top engineers and city of Dallas staff worked through the night, city leaders believe they’ve now potentially solved a major problem that has plagued 911 callers for four months and may be linked to two deaths.

03/16/2017

Mother Disputes Dallas’ Response To Babysitter’s Attempted 911 Calls

“I want answers from T-Mobile. I want answers from 911. I want answers from the city,” said Bridget Alex.

03/15/2017

Letter Carrier Fired And Facing Charges After Dumping Mail

A Dallas letter carrier is out of a job and faces potential criminal charges after he or she is accused of dumping dozens of letters into a wooded area.

03/14/2017

New Dallas County DA Focuses On Community, Prosecutors’ Morale

Since taking office two months ago, Dallas County’s DA says she’s regularly walked around the Crowley Courthouse and attended community meetings and events.

03/03/2017

Opening Statements Portray Different Sides Of John Wiley Price

Prosecutors told jurors, consultant Kathy Nealy paid Price $950,000 in bribes in the forms of cash, land and cars during a ten-year period.

02/27/2017

New Grassroots Democratic Groups Strive For Tea Party Success

Some North Texas Democrats say they’re inspired by President Donald Trump to fight back.

02/24/2017

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