Trump returns to CPAC triumphantly

JULIE BYKOWICZ, ASSOCIATED PRESS Oxon Hill, Maryland, February 24 – It was a triumphal return to CPAC for Trump, who was warmly welcomed by a crowd that loves pushback against the mainstream media. After his broadside on the press, Trump turned to a recitation of his agenda, promising bold action on health care, trade, energy policy […]

Bizarre April Sound Architecture Control Committee election raises more questions than it answers

Conroe, February 23 – The Saturday, February 11, 2017, meeting of the April Sound Property Owners Association (“ASPOA”) to elect new members of the community’s Architectural Control Committee (“ACC”) raised a lot more questions than it answered. Numerous procedural irregularities surrounded the vote and the animosity within the community was intense. While the incumbents may […]

Woodlands RDRC, Village Elections Unofficial Results

Alden Bridge Residential Design Review Committee Vote for five (5) Pilar Sanz-Rogers (i) – 15 Randolph V. Schulze (i) –17 Claude Hunter (i) – 21 Arthur J. Bredehoft (i) –20 John R. Passero (i) – 17 Craig T. Meyers – 14 Creekside Park Residential Design Review Committee Vote for five (5) Lorraine Luce – 14 […]

Michel, GOP leader skilled at deal-making, dies at age 93 

WILL LESTER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A former aide says former House Republican leader Bob Michel has died at age 93. Michel was an affable Illinois congressman who served as leader of the GOP House minority for 14 years. His skill at seeking compromise with the Democrats was critical in helping Ronald Reagan and […]

Doyal Compiled “Hit List” for Political Enemies After 2014 Election Victory

Conroe, January 20 – After defeating County Purchasing Manager Mark Edward Bosma in the May 27, 2014, Republican Primary Runoff Election, then County Judge-Elect Craig Doyal and some of his top campaign supporters complied a “Hit List” of political enemies, a story confirmed by two county officials and one person from inside Doyal’s campaign. Doyal […]

Noack Accuses Cagle, Doyal of Threatening Engineers

January 20, 2017, The Woodlands – Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack accused Precinct 4 Harris County Commissioner Jack Cagle of threatening engineers and engineering firms who politically have supported Noack. Noack posited, “Jack Cagle and [Montgomery County Judge] Craig Doyal threatened engineers that if they give [campaign contributions] to me, they won’t get work […]

Elections Commission starts search for replacement elections administrator – Victoria Advocate

Victoria Advocate Elections Commission starts search for replacement elections administratorVictoria AdvocateAccording to Texas' elections code, commissioners can eliminate the position of the elections administrator's office. The Elections Commission probably met once during Matthews' almost 25-year tenure, but Zeller said he would like the commission to … Source: Elections

Secretary of State Kobach: Man voted in Shawnee County and Texas illegally – Topeka Capital Journal

Topeka Capital Journal Secretary of State Kobach: Man voted in Shawnee County and Texas illegallyTopeka Capital Journal… more than once in the 2012 general election between Oct. 12 and Nov. 6 of that year. The case also alleges he falsified information on an advanced voting ballot. Kobach told reporters Wednesday his office believed Christensen voted […]

Denton elections administration faces changes after botched election day – North Texas Daily

Denton elections administration faces changes after botched election dayNorth Texas DailyDespite several changes made in Denton County's Elections Administration following a litany of issues with voting during the 2016 general election, the administration still has some self-proclaimed work to do. “We learned a lot about what we were doing … Source: Elections