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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Don’t Forget To Protect Your Pets During Heat Wave

Experts urge pet owners to avoid taking dogs for a walk on the hot pavement so the pads on their paws don’t burn.

07/20/2018

Why North Texas Didn’t Make The Cut For NCAA Men’s Final Four

AT&T Stadium attracted a record crowd for the first day of the NFL Draft this spring. But if you’re keeping score at home, there hasn’t been much else lately.

07/19/2018

Historic LaGrave Field To Get Millions of Dollars Of Improvements So Baseball Can Return

With graffiti, large weeds, and decay, LaGrave Field in Fort Worth looks like a baseball graveyard.

07/18/2018

Fundraising Makes O’Rourke Competitive, But Analyst Still Gives Cruz Edge For Texas Senate

Beto O’Rourke is exciting Texas Democrats by attracting crowds and big money for his campaign to unseat Republican Senator Ted Cruz.

07/12/2018

Lively Discussion On Facebook Live On Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh

Two Democrats and two Republicans were among our panelists.

07/10/2018

Candidates For US Senate In Texas Talk Supreme Court

Republicans and Democrats are gearing up for a political battle once President Donald Trump nominates a new Supreme Court Justice to replace the retiring Anthony Kennedy.

07/06/2018

Some Dallas Council Members Favor Raises For Police, Firefighters

The city of Dallas continues to lose police officers and firefighters to other North Texas cities that pay more.

07/05/2018

Sewage Spill Contained In Dallas Impacting White Rock Lake Activities

Two state agencies are investigating a large spill that sent one million gallons of raw sewage into White Rock Creek in far North Dallas.

06/29/2018

Trump Could Pick Texan For Supreme Court

Judge Don Willett — the only Texan on the list of President Trump’s potential Supreme Court picks — has served on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, for nearly six months now.

06/28/2018

Dallas Approves Dockless Bike And Scooter Ordinances

The scooters will operate under the same rules as the dockless rental bikes, which have racked up more than 3,200 complaints in the city since last September.

06/27/2018

North Texans React To US Supreme Court Ruling On Travel Ban

In its 5-4 decision, the nation’s highest court determined the President does have the authority to keep people in some mostly Muslim countries from entering the United States.

06/26/2018

Split Supreme Court Ruling On Racial Gerrymandering Divides North Texans

Texas Republicans praised and Democrats rejected the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling that the Texas Legislature did not purposely discriminate against minority voters when developing political boundaries.

06/25/2018

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