Guest Editorial: Jon Paul Bouche, “Help! How do I tell if I’ve received a fake voter guide?”

JON PAUL BOUCHE, Guest Editorialist to The Golden Hammer If you have made a trip to your mailbox lately, you understand that the political season is upon us.  Every day, my mailbox is packed with political advertisements where every candidate claims to be the most “conservative” while touting a list of endorsements from various groups, many […]

Clark shows great anti-tollroad leadership in February 13 Commissioners Court meeting, despite County Judge Doyal’s resistance to reform

Clark shows great anti-tollroad leadership in February 13 Commissioners Court meeting, despite County Judge Doyal’s resistance to reform

Image: Right to left, Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark, Kelly Osborn Clark, and Fire Chief Kevin Hosler. Conroe, February 25 – Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark showed great leadership during the February 13 Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting when he stood up to the resistance of Republican-In-Name-Only County Judge Craig Doyal who defied […]

Trump says arming teachers in schools ‘Up to States’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump appeared Saturday to begin refining his proposals for combatting school violence, tweeting that arming teachers as a deterrent against such often deadly violence — an idea he championed in recent days — is “Up to States.” Trump heavily promoted the idea of putting “gun-adept” teachers and staff carrying concealed […]

Billy Graham’s body arrives at namesake library

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Admirers took photos on their phones, fire trucks parked on freeway overpasses and police officers saluted as a motorcade carrying the body of the Rev. Billy Graham crossed the evangelist’s beloved home state of North Carolina for four hours Saturday from his mountain chapel to namesake library in the state’s largest […]

Anti-reform establishment bristles as Keough, Clark tell truth about their opponents in Montgomery County elections

Breaking News! Conroe and New Caney, February 24 – The anti-reform political establishment is bristling as State Representative Mark Keough, who is running for Montgomery County Judge, has informed voters – in a mailer – about the truth with respect to County Judge Craig Doyal, who, along with Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley and […]

Exclusive: US prepares high-seas crackdown on North Korea sanctions evaders – sources – Reuters

Reuters Exclusive: US prepares high-seas crackdown on North Korea sanctions evaders – sourcesReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration and key Asian allies are preparing to expand interceptions of ships suspected of violating sanctions on North Korea, a plan that could include deploying U.S. Coast Guard forces to stop and search vessels …AP Fact Check: Toughest […]

New Texas A&M financial aid grant proposal is latest to target middle-class students – mySanAntonio.com

mySanAntonio.com New Texas A&M financial aid grant proposal is latest to target middle-class studentsmySanAntonio.comA new Texas A&M University System financial aid program hopes to benefit middle-class families who do not qualify for federal aid geared at low-income students but who do not have the financial means to recover after unexpected expenses. The grants …

How Texas is a model for Trump’s gun-toting teachers – Politico

Politico How Texas is a model for Trump's gun-toting teachersPoliticoVillalba said that he texted Energy Secretary Rick Perry, who, as Texas governor, signed the bill that created the school marshal program, and “congratulated him.” Perry did not respond. “I know he's got the president's ear. In Texas when we've got a …Texas teachers, officers buck […]

The Latest: NRA lobbyist takes issue with Florida gun plans – ABC News

ABC News The Latest: NRA lobbyist takes issue with Florida gun plansABC NewsFlorida Governor Rick Scott leaves the room after his school safety proposal press conference at the Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb 23, 2018. Scott proposed banning the sale of firearms to anyone younger than 21 as part of a plan to prevent […]

Michelle Wolf Says She Won’t Hold Back on Trump Humor at WHCA … – Variety

Variety Michelle Wolf Says She Won't Hold Back on Trump Humor at WHCA …VarietyWASHINGTON — Michelle Wolf, the headliner at this year's White House Correspondents Association Dinner, says that she doesn't plan to hold back on her material, even if President Donald Trump attends the event. “What is the fun in holding back?” she …Donald […]