Doyal campaign ad violates Texas Election Code, state ethics guidelines, County Code of Ethics, constitutes Class A misdemeanor

Doyal campaign ad violates Texas Election Code, state ethics guidelines, County Code of Ethics, constitutes Class A misdemeanor

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal appearing in campaign ad filed at a conference table inside the County’s Sadler Administration Building. The ad began to air on social media on May 21, 2017. ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer Conroe, May 21 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal violated the Texas Election Code and Texas Ethics Commission […]

Guest Editorial: Sage Bill O’Sullivan explains where veterans medical issues stand

I received a phone call yesterday from one of Will Metcalf’s Staffers advising me that the House Concurrent Resolution that Will submitted had passed both Houses unanimously. It advocated Veteran’s being able to be treated by any Facility or Doctor that would accept Veteran Level payments. It specifically supported John McCain’s Bill written for that […]

Decimation of Hope Highway funding back on Commissioners Court agenda

Conroe, May 20 – In a desperate, gasping move, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley have put the expenditure of $46,350 for the Tx-249 3.6 mile Decimation of Hope Highway extension back on the Agenda for the May 23, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting. The measure went down to defeat […]

Trump receives regal welcome in Saudi Arabia

JULIE PACE, Associated Press JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — President Donald Trump, in the first stop of his maiden trip abroad, received a regal welcome Saturday in Saudi Arabia, feted by the wealthy kingdom as he aims to forge strong alliances to combat terrorism while pushing past the multiple controversies threatening […]

Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case, could go to prison

LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, whose penchant for sexting strangers ended his political career and sparked a probe that upended the presidential race, pleaded guilty Friday to a sex charge, tearfully apologizing for communications with a 15-year-old girl that he said destroyed his […]

Trump begins first foreign trip with royal welcome in Saudi Arabia – Washington Post

Washington Post Trump begins first foreign trip with royal welcome in Saudi ArabiaWashington PostRIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Trump was received like visiting royalty here Saturday, as his debut on the world stage competed for attention at home with ongoing news of the scandal encircling his presidency. In a series of official arrival …Melania and […]

Senate to debate Texas school finance this weekend but digs in on voucher-like option – Dallas News

Dallas News Senate to debate Texas school finance this weekend but digs in on voucher-like optionDallas NewsAUSTIN — The Senate is expected to debate a fix to Texas school finance system Sunday night, and the chamber's education chairman insists he's not backing down on school choice. Sen. Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, tacked on an education savings …House […]

Unruly, ‘disheveled’ man subdued on jet heading to Hawaii – ABC News

Los Angeles Times Unruly, 'disheveled' man subdued on jet heading to HawaiiABC NewsIn this photo provided by Donna Basden, a man is escorted off an American Airlines flight after it landed in Honolulu, Friday, May 19, 2017. Federal agents met the plane from Los Angeles when it landed in Honolulu and took the man into […]