Riley spends vast majority of campaign funds on legal fees

Conroe, July 19 – Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley’s mid-year campaign finance report showed that Riley spent the vast majority of his campaign funds on legal fees. Riley is a criminal defendant in a prosecution by the State of Texas under the Texas Open Meetings Act (TOMA) for Riley’s involvement in negotiating a November, […]

With no issues or accomplishments on which she can run, County Treasurer Davenport turns her campaign into name-calling feud

Conroe, July 16 – With no accomplishments or issues on which she can run for re-election, County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport turned her campaign into a name-calling feud over the Bastille Day weekend. After renowned political leader Melanie Pryor Bush, who currently serves as the President of the Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees, announced […]

Conroe ISD President Bush to run for Montgomery County Treasurer

Conroe, July 14 – Conroe ISD Board President Melanie Bush has announced her candidacy for Montgomery County Treasurer in the 2018 Republican Primary Election. Bush is a successful founder of a fast-growing and recognized bookkeeping firm, community volunteer, wife and mother of two, and active in the Montgomery County Republican Party. “It’s time for Montgomery […]

When candidates run for office, guess whose job it is to make a SERIOUS decision?

Conroe, The Woodlands, New Caney, Magnolia, Montgomery, Porter, Willis, and Everywhere Else in Montgomery County, July 8 – Over the course of the past few weeks, three candidates have announced their intentions to run for the Montgomery County Commissioners Court, a governmental body seriously in need of major reform. Montgomery County’s government suffers from the […]

Greg Parker announces bid for Precinct 2 County Commissioner: “Charlie Riley has totally abdicated his job duties”

Conroe, July 7 – In a hard-hitting announcement, Greg Parker of Conroe, who is a former two-term County Commissioner of Comal County (county seat: New Braunfels), declared his candidacy for Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner against incumbent Charlie Riley and local businessman Brian Dawson, who announced his candidacy yesterday. Parker, Dawson, and Riley are running […]

Trump administration backs Texas voter ID law in court

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Trump administration says Texas has scrubbed its voter ID law of any potential discrimination and wants a judge who once compared the measure to a “poll tax” on minorities and the poor to resist further action. That stance from the U.S. Justice Department, filed in court Wednesday, continues a reversal […]

Local businessman and Republican leader Dawson announces candidacy for Montgomery County Precinct 2 Commissioner

Conroe, July 6 – Conroe businessman Brian K. Dawson announced today he will run for Commissioner, Precinct 2, in the 2018 Republican Primary Election. Dawson has worked in politics over the last decade and has spent the past year expressing his concern for the leadership on the Montgomery County Commissioners Court. “As a resident of the […]

To clean up the County government, Montgomery County needs to purge itself of Davenport cronies Stephanne Davenport, Wayne Mack, James Metts, and Craig Doyal too

To clean up the County government, Montgomery County needs to purge itself of Davenport cronies Stephanne Davenport, Wayne Mack, James Metts, and Craig Doyal too

Image: Gulf War hero and four-star General Norman Schwarzkopf. Conroe, July 6 – General Norman Schwarzkopf said, “Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.” Schwarzkopf: “Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But of you must be without one, be […]

Commissioner Noack’s letter to Government Abbott about the 3.6 mile Tx-249 “Taxway” (tollroad) raises major Republican issues

June 23, 2017 – Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack’s June 20, 2017, letter to Texas Governor Greg Abbott out the “249 Toll Road” raises some major Republican and conservative philosophical issues. The letter follows: “Dear Governor Abbott, “As you know, the Texas Department of Transportation has plans to build SH 249 from FM 1774 […]

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