Tommy Williams

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High School Teacher Arrested After Camera Found In Faculty Restroom

Police in Kennedale said Monday morning a teacher found a small camera mounted under the sink of the ladies room in the faculty lounge at Kennedale High School.


Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst testifies on Capitol Hill. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Dewhurst & Williams To Lay Out Budget Draft

Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Senate Finance Chairman Tommy Williams are expected to lay out the draft state budget, revealing the Republican leaders’ spending priorities for the next two years.


A U.S. Border Patrol agent looks for footprints from illegal immigrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. (credit: Getty Images/John Moore)

State Lawmaker Says Mexican Border Isn’t War Zone

A Texas state senator took issue with a top agricultural official’s characterization of the entire Mexican border as a war zone run by drug smugglers.


Authorities check vehicles for illegal immigrants and contraband at a roadside checkpoint on June 1, 2010. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Texas Senate Opens Hearing On Immigration Bill

The Texas Senate is holding a public hearing on a bill related to police officers asking people that they detain if they are in the country legally.


Wedding cake topper figurines are seen at a bakery. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Texas May Strip Away Transgender Marriage Rights

Two Republicans want to bar transgendered people from using proof of their sex change to get a Texas marriage license.