Montgomery County Commissioners Court continues to march in lockstep at October 24 meeting

Conroe, November 11 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting  on October 24, 2017, was another fiscal disaster for the citizens of Montgomery County where the five members of the Commissioners Court seemed to march in lockstep. The Golden Hammer‘s ratings measure Commissioners Court votes that affect spending in comparison to the provisions of the Republican Party […]

Olszowy’s spite strikes again: purposefully leaves off Riley’s MCAD nominee from Commissioners Court Agenda

Conroe, November 10 – Sylvia Olszowy, without any supervision from either of her bosses in the County Judge’s Office, struck with another spiteful action in her preparation of the Commissioners Court Agenda for the November 14, 2017, 9:30 a.m. meeting. Olszowy purposefully left off the name of Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley’s nominee for […]

Wasting Tax Dollars, Part 1: Sylvia Olszowy’s government through intimidation

Conroe, October 28 – Power-crazed secretary Sylvia Olszowy, who works for Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, costs Montgomery County taxpayers many thousands of dollars, if not a lot more, in performing what should be a very simple function: putting the Commissioners Court Meeting Agenda together every two weeks. Olszowy (salary $57,027.10, plus approximately $22,981.92 benefits, […]

Montgomery County Commissioners Court hurries to spend the rest of the tax dollars; final ratings for Fiscal Year 2017

Conroe, October 7 – At the final Commissioners Court meeting during Fiscal Year 2017, on September 26, 2017, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court hurried to spend the remaining tax dollars they hadn’t yet burned. Here are the ratings of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper. The cumulative ratings began on October 1, 2016, the […]

Renowned child welfare attorney Hall distances herself from scofflaw vendor AFC, as Commissioners Court heads into Tuesday executive session to discuss contract

Renowned child welfare attorney Hall distances herself from scofflaw vendor AFC, as Commissioners Court heads into Tuesday executive session to discuss contract

Image: Renowned child welfare attorney Stephanie J. Hall (center) with two friends. Conroe, October 6 – Renowned child welfare attorney Stephanie J. Hall issued a statement to The Golden Hammer this afternoon in which she distanced herself from Advocates for Families in Crisis (AFC), the County vendor which finds itself in an institutional crisis as a […]

Guest Editorial: John Hill Wertz, Commissioners Court unprepared for Harvey disaster, volunteers save the day

PUBLISHER’S NOTE: John Hill Wertz lives in Commissioners Precinct 2, serves as the GOP Precinct Chair in Voting Precinct 69, and is the Chairman of the Montgomery County Tea Party’s Vetting Committee. Wertz provided some of the following comments during a citizen comment to the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on September 26, 2017. This Guest […]

Seven corrupt and disgusting things (among many others) in the upcoming Tuesday, September 26 Commissioners Court meeting

Seven corrupt and disgusting things (among many others) in the upcoming Tuesday, September 26 Commissioners Court meeting

Image: The blob has taken over the Montgomery County government’s financial oversight. Conroe, September 25 – There are at twelve hundred and forty-six (1,246) disgusting things on the agenda for the Tuesday, September 26, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting, that will begin at 9:30 a.m. Here are seven corrupt and disgusting things (among many others) that […]

While Montgomery County floods and the taxpayers face impending doom when the tax bills arrive in a month, the Commissioners Court fiddles on September 12

Conroe, September 12 – While Montgomery County suffers from a devastating, largely government-caused flood, and while taxpayers face the impending doom of receiving their property tax increase bills next month, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court fiddled around on September 12, 2017, took no action to reduce government spending, and appeared to address business as normal. […]

Doyal’s capital expenditure blowout, troubled EB-5 immigration program top September 12 Commissioners Court agenda

Conroe, September 11 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and his free-spending colleagues on the Commissioners Court are preparing for a capital expenditure blowout during the coming fiscal year. Those preparations and Doyal’s corrupt EB-5 immigration program top the September 12, 2017, Commissioners Court Agenda. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. Agenda Item 9A1: […]