Montgomery County’s Trial of the 21st Century: The Open Meetings Trial, Basic Facts

Montgomery County’s Trial of the 21st Century: The Open Meetings Trial, Basic Facts

Image: Political consultant Marc Davenport is at the epicenter of Montgomery County’s Trial of the 21st Century. Conroe, March 8 – The Texas Open Meetings Act (“TOMA”) trial with County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark, and political consultant Marc Davenport is set to begin March […]

Pro-government spending associations issue deceptive report about county spending; county judges, commissioners attempt to blame everyone else

Pro-government spending associations issue deceptive report about county spending; county judges, commissioners attempt to blame everyone else

Image: “The Cost of Government: Six Significant Cost-Drivers Not Addressed by SB 2,” Report of Texas Association of Counties, County Judges and Commissioners Association, and others. Austin, March 7 – As part of their efforts to defeat meaningful property tax reform during the 85th Texas Legislature, the Texas Association of Counties (TAC), the County Judges […]

Commissioner Mike Meador: “I don’t care what it says” about resolution detailing County management organization

Conroe, February 28 – During discussion on February 28, 2017, during the Commissioners Court meeting, of the January, 2015, resolution which inappropriately placed the County’s management and organization under the supervision of County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador stated emphatically, “I don’t care what it says” because Meador wanted the power […]

Commissioners Court Ratings For February 28, 2017: Doyal’s school finance reform resolution was so hollow that a parliament of owls could reside inside of it.

Commissioners Court Ratings For February 28, 2017: Doyal’s school finance reform resolution was so hollow that a parliament of owls could reside inside of it.

Image: Craig Doyal, Charlie Riley, Mike Meador, James Noack, Jim Clark, jim fredricks, Jerry Don “Ice Man” Lambright, and Melanie Bush posing as a parliament of owls. Doyal is the owl completely upside down. Riley is on his back with wings spread and feet crossed. Conroe, March 4 – The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading […]

Commissioner Clark joins Noack to vote against Tx-249 “Decimation of Hope Highway” funding, Riley rebukes Clark during phone call after meeting

Commissioner Clark joins Noack to vote against Tx-249 “Decimation of Hope Highway” funding, Riley rebukes Clark during phone call after meeting

Image: Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley, who bullied Commissioner Jim Clark after the February 28 Commissioners Court for Clark’s vote against the $100 million Tx-249 3.6 mile extension, also known as the Decimation of Hope Highway project. Conroe, March 4 – The Golden Hammer has confirmed that Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley called Precinct 4 […]

AN OPEN LETTER TO MONTGOMERY COUNTY JUDGE CRAIG DOYAL, PRECINCT 1 COMMISSIONER MIKE MEADOR, AND COUNTY AUDITOR PHYLLIS MARTIN

March 3, 2017 Honorable Craig Doyal, County Judge Honorable Mike Meador, Precinct 1 Commissioner Honorable Phyllis Martin, County Auditor Dear Judge Doyal, Commissioner Meador, and Ms. Martin, Senator Phil Gramm predicted in 1996 during a speech in College Station that the United States would suffer a fiscal collapse if government spending increased at its 1990s […]

Doyal, Meador, Martin usurp budget process, plan to begin secret meetings on County spending

Doyal, Meador, Martin usurp budget process, plan to begin secret meetings on County spending

Image: Montgomery County  Auditor Phyllis Martin, sitting at her desk at Commissioners Court. Conroe, February 28 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court unanimously voted to establish a Budget Review Committee that would meet in secret but report to the Commissioners Court once in a while. The Budget Review Committee will include County Judge Craig Doyal, […]

Thanks to Dr. Wilkerson for that GREAT feeling: the County GOP Executive Committee did super work Tuesday night

Conroe, March 2 – On this great day in Texas history, we should also thank County GOP Chairman Walter D. Wilkerson, Jr., for the positively outstanding work of the County GOP Executive Committee this past Tuesday night in overwhelmingly passing a resolution calling for significant County government spending reductions, a much-needed 20% homestead exemption on […]

County Commissioners continue to make joke of “Code of Ethics”

County Commissioners continue to make joke of “Code of Ethics”

Conroe, February 28 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court, under the “leadership” of County Judge Craig Doyal, continues to mock and ignore the so-called “Code of Ethics” which the Court approved on January 24, 2017. The Court took that action only because the Texas Department of Transportation set a February 7, 2017, deadline by which […]