Ugly November 14 Commissioners Court meeting reveals Doyal, Riley, Meador indifference

Conroe, November 20 – The Montgomery County Commissioner’s November 14, 2017, meeting was ugly. County Judge Craig Doyal and the members of the Commissioners Court didn’t seem to comprehend what was happening during the event. The Golden Hammer‘s ratings measure Commissioners Court votes that affect spending in comparison to the provisions of the Republican Party of […]

Why do liberals always win and conservatives always lose? (Plus a defense of Congressman Kevin Brady???)

Why do liberals always win and conservatives always lose? (Plus a defense of Congressman Kevin Brady???)

Image: United States Congressman and House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, Republican of The Woodlands. ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer It all started with a terrible mistake: I paid attention to what government was doing. Now, let’s get the cards on the table. We all agree I’m not perfect. In fact, I’m quite flawed. Nevertheless, […]

Toth’s state representative campaign kickoff draws crowd of leading reformers

The Woodlands, November 19 – State representative candidate Steve Toth hosted a crowd of reformers for his energetic Campaign Kickoff on November 11, 2017, at the home of Woodlands Township Chairman Gordy Bunch and Michelle Bunch. While the theme of the event was patriotism and community service, it was clearly a crowd of individuals dedicated […]

During November 14 Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting, 5 times when they had no idea what they were voting to approve

During November 14 Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting, 5 times when they had no idea what they were voting to approve

Image: When government acts, it usually messes things up. On November 14, 2017, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court considered at least five items about which they had no idea what they were discussing. Conroe, November 19 – The November 14, 2017, Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting was ugly. At least five times during the meeting, […]

Motorcycle purchasing jumble-up creates Commissioners Court confusion

“And what is good, Phaedrus, and what is not good – – Need we ask anyone to tell us these things?” Conroe, November 18 – It was embarrassing to watch Montgomery County Purchasing Director Gilbert Jalomo present a request for approximately $125,000 of BMW motorcycles during the Commissioners Court meeting on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, […]

Two years after passage of the road bond referendum, Montgomery County has seen little progress on roads, which are becoming a “spaghetti loop”

Two years after passage of the road bond referendum, Montgomery County has seen little progress on roads, which are becoming a “spaghetti loop”

Image: Traffic congestion, without appropriate mobility planning by Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and the Commissioners Court, is turning Montgomery County’s roads into a “spaghetti loop,” according to mobility expert Bill O’Sullivan. Conroe, November 18 – More than two years after passage of the $280 million, November, 2015, road bond referendum that Montgomery County Judge […]

High Noon Extra! CPS Board President Jaggers apologizes for adoption resolutions, while County Judge, Commissioners’ inattention raises major issue of concern

HIGH NOON EXTRA! BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, November 17 – CPS Board President Terri Jaggers, who also runs a nonprofit adoption organization, apologized to the community, to Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, and to the entire Montgomery County Commissioners Court for the wording of the Montgomery County Adoption Day and Montgomery County Adoption Month resolutions which […]

BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County Grand Jury subpoenas valuation documents in Doyal, Riley investigation!

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, November 17 – The Montgomery County Grand Jury, which is investigating Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal’s and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley’s use of County government property, equipment, and services for their personal and political campaign purposes, subpoenaed approximately three hundred pages of documents from the Montgomery County Risk Management Department […]

Doyal, fredricks, Olszowy share The Golden Hammer Award for hiding County contracts from Commissioners Court, citizens

Conroe, November 16 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, his “chief of staff” jim fredricks (who oversees two secretaries), and Doyal’s administrative assistant Sylvia Olszowy received “The Golden Hammer Award” during the Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting for “hammering the taxpayers.” Doyal carefully avoids having substantive conversations with citizens, but one issue which […]

Reform County Judge candidate Keough signs “Contract with Montgomery County”

Conroe, November 15 – Reform County Judge candidate Mark Keough, who is running to clean up Montgomery County’s government and seeking the Republican Nomination in the March 6, 2018, Primary Election, signed his “Contract with Montgomery County” during a packed event in downtown Conroe last night. Keough announced the terms of the “Contract with Montgomery […]

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