2. The Arlington Independent School District released a statement about the tweet:
“Today there was an incident with a student tweeting a picture of an answer booklet for a STAAR field test. We have made an initial report of the incident to TEA and will continue to investigate further. The student has been punished in accordance with district disciplinary procedures.”
Birdine received a four-day in-school suspension for a “breach of security.”
- Tom Perez has been named chair of the Democratic National Committee. He was Obama's Labor Secretary.