Zero-based budgeting for the Montgomery County government: a brief workshop in how it works

Conroe, April 30 – It’s important for the Montgomery County government and its Department directors, in particular, to understand what “zero-based budgeting” is and how it works. Obviously, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal doesn’t understand it. That’s because he’s never tried to learn about the budgeting method, even when citizens have offered to teach the methodology […]

RAND Corporation’s report reveals power interests internal to North Korean politics, economy; suggests aggressive diplomacy with clear military threats as strategy

Santa Monica, California, April 26 – RAND Corporation issued a report about North Korean politics and economics of which Americans interested in the state of the world should take heed. The gist of the report, entitled “Preparing North Korean Elites for Unification,” is that the reunification of the Korean Peninsula may occur fairly soon but […]

Grieving widower: “A bank robber takes money with a gun, but in Montgomery County they use the government to do it.”

Grieving widower: “A bank robber takes money with a gun, but in Montgomery County they use the government to do it.”

Image: Grieving widower and longtime Republican Precinct Chairman James “Pops” Doyle. Conroe, April 30 – “A bank robber takes money with a gun but in this place they use the government to do it,” said James “Pops” Doyle of Conroe, the 74-year-old grieving widower and longtime Republican Precinct Chairman about the abuse the Montgomery Central Appraisal […]

Full discourse is the only way to solve real problems

Full discourse is the only way to solve real problems

Image: This 1946 photograph of Third Avenue in New York City displays far more open expression about fat people than is “politically correct” in 2017. The Woodlands, April 29 – I’m fat. But in our “politically correct” world, it’s okay me to say that, because I’m talking about myself. Last night I heard an African-American […]

Political leader Betty Anderson writes letter to Board of Pardons and Paroles asking for Heath’s release

Publisher’s Note: Longtime political leader and activist Betty Anderson shared her letter to the Board of Pardons and Paroles with The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, this afternoon. Anderson has provided an excellent summary of the situation involving Montgomery County’s longtime resident Adrian Heath, who just transferred to the Texas Department of Criminal […]

North Korea’s missile test fails, US military says – CNN

CNN North Korea's missile test fails, US military saysCNN(CNN) A ballistic missile launched early Saturday by North Korea in defiance of international pressure and at a time of heightened regional tensions appears to have failed. The missile blew up over land in North Korean territory, said US Navy Cmdr …N. Korean missile test fails hours […]

Texas police officer faked his death and fled to Mexico, say officials – ABC News

PINAC News Texas police officer faked his death and fled to Mexico, say officialsABC NewsPolice in Texas believe that Coleman Martin, an officer with the Austin Police Department, staged his death and is alive in Mexico, officials said Friday. The 29-year-old is now facing a Class A misdemeanor charge of "false report," according to a […]

From Gandhi to guns: An Indian woman explores the NRA convention – CNN

CNN From Gandhi to guns: An Indian woman explores the NRA conventionCNNAtlanta (CNN) Guns are not a part of the culture of my homeland, except perhaps for the occasional Bollywood movie in which the bad guy meets his demise staring down the wrong end of a barrel. My childhood in India was steeped in ahimsa, […]