Citizens face at least “Twelve Labors” of profligate spending in February 13 Commissioners Court meeting

Conroe, February 13 – Just as Hercules confronted the “Twelve Labors” as penance for mistakes he had made in his life, so must the citizens of Montgomery County face “Twelve Labors” as penance during the February 13, 2018, Commissioners Court meeting. Hercules had to slay a nine-headed Hydra and other mythical beasts while the citizens […]

Doyal’s buddy Vandergriff to resign from Texas Transportation Commission, TxDOT scrambles away from tollroads

BREAKING NEWS! Austin and Dallas, February 5 – Texas Transportation Commissioner Victor Vandergriff has resigned due for two reasons: personal scandal and tollroads scandal. Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, the embattled politician who is desperately shoving a tollroad extension as the TX 249 Tollway, known among Montgomery County citizens as the Decimation of Hope Highway, invited […]

County Judge Doyal Big Lie #3: falsely told Montgomery County Commissioners Court “we’ve seen the draft” of TX 249 traffic and revenue study

County Judge Doyal Big Lie #3: falsely told Montgomery County Commissioners Court “we’ve seen the draft” of TX 249 traffic and revenue study

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, June 29, 2017, waiting before the Texas Transportation to tell them Big Lie #1 that citizens in Montgomery County are “unified in support” for a TX 249 tollroad. Little did the citizens know that Big Lie #1 was just the first of at least three Big Lies Doyal would […]

The speech that caused Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley to lose self-control on January 23

Conroe, January 28 – The truth really hurts. At the conclusion of the January 23, 2018, meeting of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court, the Publisher of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, explained the purpose of this newspaper as well as the purpose of Publisher Eric Yollick’s conservatism. During the speech, which lasted approximately […]

Doyal, Riley plan price-gouging tolls for Tx 249 Tollway to be among highest in America, as revealed in County government’s secretive draft traffic and revenue study

Doyal, Riley plan price-gouging tolls for Tx 249 Tollway to be among highest in America, as revealed in County government’s secretive draft traffic and revenue study

Image: Map of 3 mile Tx-249 Tollway (in red) from Spring Creek to Woodtrace Boulevard (also known as the Woodlands Parkway Extension) in draft CDM Smith engineers traffic and revenue study for the Tx 249 Tollway, dated December 22, 2017. The Montgomery County government had to release the study late on Friday, January 26, 2018, […]

Tx 249 Tollway/Woodlands Parkway Extension dominates first Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting of 2018

Conroe, The Woodlands, and Magnolia, January 22 – The $73 million Tx 249 Tollway/Woodlands Parkway Extension project dominated the first Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting of calendar year 2018 on January 9. At the time, the public wasn’t aware that Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 2 County Commissioner have included initial construction on […]

Republican Primary Election Proposition 2 on tollroads confronts crony communism in 21st century Texas

Republican Primary Election Proposition 2 on tollroads confronts crony communism in 21st century Texas

Austin and Conroe, December 15 – In the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election, Republican voters will vote on Proposition 2, a nonbonding ballot proposition which reads, “No governmental entity should ever construct or fund construction of toll roads without voter approval.” As Republican Party of Texas Spokesperson Jamie Bennett explained, “The propositions are non-binding, […]