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A better coverage of showers and thunderstorms will begin tomorrow with the best coverage of rain around Thursday and Friday. Some locally heavy rains will be possible with gusty winds and frequent lightning strikes in the heavier cells. Withe more clouds, temperatures will be a little cooler for afternoon highs.
Local congressman under investigation
KFDM News - Republican Congressman Steve Stockman is being investigated by the House Ethics Committee.
Stockman is the U.S. representative for the Texas 36th Congressional District, which covers Orange, Hardin, Jasper, Newton and Tyler counties.
The Texas representative's campaign is accused of violating federal reporting laws.
Stockman blames the mistake on an accountant who worked as a campaign volunteer.
He says his office is cooperating with the investigation, and he expects the issue to go away soon.
Stockman is currently serving his final term in the house.