New in The Texas Tribune
• Ted Nugent to Attend State of the Union With Stockman: "Musician Ted Nugent will attend the State of the Union address Tuesday night with U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman. On Monday, Nugent said 'this administration cannot be trusted to do the right thing.'"
• Senators to Vote on Education Board Leader's Nomination: "On Monday, a panel of senators questioned Barbara Cargill on her appointment to lead the State Board of Education. If she wins their approval, she will be the first SBOE leader to earn confirmation from the Legislature since 2005."