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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People are evacuated from Brussels Airport, on March 22, 2016. (credit: LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ/AFP/Getty Images)

Presidential Candidates Condemn Terror Attacks

Republicans and Democrats differ on how to respond to the terror attacks.

03/22/2016

Ken Johnson (credit: Addison Police Department)

Bond Raised For Texas Officer Charged With Teen’s Murder

Dallas County district judge Ernie White doubled the bond for Farmers Branch police officer Ken Johnson from $150,000 to $300,000.

03/21/2016

Officer Matthew Pearce was commissioned in July of 2009 with the Fort Worth Police Department and is assigned to the West Division Patrol Unit. (credit: Fort Worth Police Department)

Support Growing For Fort Worth Officer Injured In Shootout

The police department said Friday Pearce remains in critical condition.

03/18/2016

McIver-Mom

Family Of Suspects In Shooting Apologize To Fort Worth Police Officer

Marcy McIver fought back tears as she spoke about her son, 20-year-old Ed McIver Jr. and her husband accused in the shooting of Fort Worth police officer Matt Pearce.

03/16/2016

FW Police Officer pepper spray (YouTube)

Fort Worth Police Officer Investigated After Allegedly Pepper-Spraying Bikers

He’s been removed from uniformed patrol and is now on administrative duty pending the investigation.

03/14/2016

Governor Greg Abbott (CBS11)

Abbott To Announce Company Expansion To North Texas

Gov. Greg Abbott will make the announcement Monday afternoon at the capitol.

03/13/2016

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 03:  Republican presidential candidates Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, participates in a debate sponsored by Fox News on March 3, 2016 in Detroit, Michigan. Voters in Michigan will go to the polls on March 8 to vote for their partys presidential nominee.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Personal, Nasty Insults The Norm During Presidential Debates

“We’re breaking new lines every time there’s a debate now and that was pretty offensive, pretty radical,” says Ben Voth, Director of Debate at SMU.

03/04/2016

Cruz, Trump, Rubio (Getty Images)

Expect More Political Fireworks At Tonight’s GOP Debate

In the GOP presidential primary, the stakes keep growing as the number of candidates keeps shrinking.

03/03/2016

Ted Cruz speaks to supporters in Stafford on Super Tuesday after winning Texas primary.

GOP Presidential Race Appears To Be Narrowing, But Does It Help Ted Cruz?

The Republican field of Presidential candidates appears to be shrinking.

03/02/2016

DALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 29:  Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks at a rally at Galley's Dallas the day before Super Tuesday February 29, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. Candidates have spread themselves out over the U.S. in the lead up to Super Tuesday where twelve states will hold primary voting. (Photo by Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Cruz’s Final Super Tuesday Push Interrupted

Cruz told those interrupting his rally while they have a right to free speech, they don’t have a right to disrupt others.

02/29/2016

Ted Cruz appearing at a rally in Dallas on February 29. (Credit CBSDFW.com)

Cruz Predicts “Two-Man Race” After Super Tuesday

Ted Cruz rallied more than one thousand supporters during his final campaign blitz through his home state.

02/29/2016

(Photo: CBS 11)

Bernie Sanders Rallies In North Texas Ahead Of Primary

In conservative Texas, a large crowd waited hours inside on a sunny Saturday to see the Vermont Senator, a socialist.

02/27/2016

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