The Texas State Senate News Texas Senate News Archived News | Live Webcast | Archive Webcast | Radio February 18, 2005 (512) 463-0300 Week in Pictures Senator Troy Fraser spoke at the Fort Hood briefing and press conference on Tuesday, Feb. 15. Senator Judith Zaffirini and University of Texas President Larry Faulker welcomed students from Mexico who are attending UT at a reception on Thursday. Representatives of Leadership Southwest were honored by Senator Royce West. Senator Steve Ogden welcomed Texas representatives of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America to the Senate Chamber. A delegation of youngsters who will soon be working on Boy Scout badges toured the Senate Chamber. Senator Barrientos and his staff hosted his annual Valentine's Day party on Monday.