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source: Williams For Texas
source: Williams For Texas
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Perry Names First African-American Education Commissioner

Governor Rick Perry has appointed former Texas Railroad Commission Chairman Michael Williams to the position of Texas Education Commissioner. Williams also happens to be the first African-American ever appointed to manage the Texas Education Agency.

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source: John Marshall Foundation
source: John Marshall Foundation
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Court: Texas Can Stop Funding Planned Parenthood

Texas officials say they will cut state funding for Planned Parenthood, now that a federal appeals court has ruled in the state's favor, in a challenge over a new law that prohibits giving state money to women's health clinics that are affiliated with abortion providers.

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source: United States Government Accountability Office
source: United States Government Accountability Office
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DMV Will Accept Foreign Photo ID’s For One Year

The Houston Chronicle reports the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is changing its identification requirements for registering or transferring vehicle titles. Starting next month, DMV will accept ANY government issued photo ID card, including cards issued by foreign governments.  The temporary rules will expire on August 31st of 2013, when DMV will require an American-issued photo ID.

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via Angelina County Democratic Party
via Angelina County Democratic Party
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Angelina Dems Recruit Candidate for Sheriff

The Lufkin News reports the Angelina County Democratic Party has recruited a candidate to run for County Sheriff in November.

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via Jonathan Gibby, Getty Images
via Jonathan Gibby, Getty Images
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Giffords and Kelly Moving Back to Arizona

It's reported that former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, have decided to move back to Arizona.  This comes a year and a half after she moved to Houston for intensive physical and speech therapy after a gunman shot her in the head at a public event in Tuscon.

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Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
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Mitt Romney Taps Rep. Paul Ryan As Vice Presidential Running Mate

Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has named Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin his running mate.

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via Facebook/Boy Scouts of America
via Facebook/Boy Scouts of America
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Obama Opposes Boy Scouts’ Ban on Gays

President Barack Obama is on the horns of a classic dilemma.  Like every POTUS for the past 102 years, Obama is the honorary President of the Boy Scouts of America.

However, unlike the previous POTUSes, it is reported in the Lufkin News that Obama doesn't agree with the Scouts' stated policy of not allowing openly homosexual boys and men to be scout members or scout leaders.

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via Valerie Macon, Getty Images
via Valerie Macon, Getty Images
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Update: Giffords Approves Shooter Guilty Plea

The Houston Chronicle reports former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her husband have no problem with a plea bargain for the man who's accused of shooting her and many others at a public meeting in Tuscon last year.  Six people were killed and 14 others, including Giffords, were wounded

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