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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Dallas Police Officers, City Leaders Pleased With Security Upgrade

Crews are putting up fencing at the department’s northeast and south central substations. The $3 million project should be completed at all seven substations in July.


Expert: State, County Health Departments Should Investigate Skin Rashes Due To Water

Erin Brockovich was a no-show at a meeting at the North Texas Municipal Water District, which she has criticized in a series of Facebook posts.


CBS11 Hires Independent Water Quality Tester

Results show one disinfectant byproduct called H-A-A’s or haloacetic acids were .062 milligrams per liter, — slightly higher than the federal limit of .060 milligrams per liter.


School Safety, Security Debated On Facebook Live

Political reporter Jack Fink discussed the issue with a panel of experts and viewers on Facebook.


Plano: Test Results Show Water Is Safe

The city of Plano says its latest test results show its water is safe to drink.


Dallas Synagogue Helps Church By Hosting Sunday Morning Services

It may be the most unlikely place for a Palm Sunday service. But Temple Shalom in Dallas is playing host to Mercy Presbyterian Church on this and every Sunday morning.


O’Rourke Campaigns For US Senate In First North Texas Stop Since Primary Win

It’s Beto O’Rourke’s first time in DeSoto as he makes his run across the state in an effort to unseat Republican Senator Ted Cruz.


Dershowitz Regarding Special Counsel: That's What They Did In The Soviet Union, 'Show Me The Man, And I'll Find You The Crime'

Dershowitz On Special Counsel: The Investigation Should End

Attorney Alan Dershowitz said Wednesday that he is fearful of the criminalization of political differences in today’s discourse.


Plano Group Seeks Recall Election Against Councilman After Controversial Facebook Post

Tom Harrison came under fire last month after sharing a Facebook post that said “Share if you think Trump should ban Islam in American schools.”


North Texas Municipal Water District: New Tests Show Water Remains Safe

The district, which supplies water to Plano and other cities, is trying to reassure residents after environmental activist Erin Brockovich raised concerns in a series of Facebook posts.


Brockovich To Visit Plano As City, Water District Seek To Reassure Residents About Drinking Water

Environmental activist Erin Brockovich said on Facebook she intends to come to Plano April 5 to meet with residents concerned about their drinking water.


Police: Man Conned Teen Into Letting Him Into House Claiming Gas Leak

The good news is the girl’s grandmother arrived home soon after the man went in the house. He left and no one was hurt.