Gov. Rick Perry today signed Senate Bill 21, which will require mandatory drug screening as a condition for the receipt of unemployment compensation benefits by certain individuals. The governor was joined by bill author Sen.
The Texas man whose wife is accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg in an attempt to frame him says the experience has been "like a really bad dream."
TODAY: Mostly sunny, hot, and humid. Very slight chance of a late afternoon or evening shower (10%) mainly in eastern and southeastern areas. Highs 94-97 with heat index values above 100 degrees. Winds variable in direction at 5-10 mph.
Travis Frederick appears a different man since the day he walked through the door at Valley Ranch. He trimmed his bushy 8-inch beard for charity last month, and his facial hair hasn’t grown out much since.