JFK files: Thousands released but Trump holds back others

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump blocked the release of hundreds of records on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, bending to CIA and FBI appeals, while the National Archives came out Thursday night with a hefty cache of others. “I have no choice,” Trump said in a memo, citing “potentially irreversible harm” to […]

BREAKING NEWS: District Clerk candidate Miller issues somber statement critical of District Clerk’s office error delaying execution date of Trotter’s convicted murderer

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, October 26 – Former 19-year District Clerk employee and candidate for Montgomery County District Clerk in the March 2018 Republican Primary Election Melisa Miller issued a somber statement upon learning of the mistake in District Clerk Barbara Adamick’s office which is resulting in the delay of the execution date of Larry Swearing, […]

Trump, GOP at odds over using 401(k)s to pay for tax cuts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Republicans were at odds on Wednesday over changing the 401(k) retirement program to help finance tax cuts, with the president insisting the middle-class favorite will remain untouched and lawmakers open to revisions.Rep. Kevin Brady, the chairman of the House’s tax-writing panel, wouldn’t rule out changes to the program […]

Commissioner Clark delivers “State of East Montgomery County” Address

New Caney, October 25 – Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark delivered his 2017 “State of East Montgomery County” Address to East Montgomery County community leaders and many others at a special luncheon at the New Caney Texan Drive Stadium Hospitality Room to honor Clark for his service to his Commissioners Precinct. Citizens from across […]

Montgomery County Judge Doyal provides false testimony to Senate Committee re flood study, then issues press release bragging about it

Montgomery County Judge Doyal provides false testimony to Senate Committee re flood study, then issues press release bragging about it

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal provided false testimony to Texas Senate State Affairs Committee that the Montgomery County government has committed to fund the Phase 2 flood mitigation study on October 25, 2017. Austin and Conroe, October 25 – In his effort to pander to the engineers and vendors who give him almost all of […]

Rock icon Domino dies in New Orleans at 89

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In appearance, Fats Domino wasn’t a typical teen idol. He stood 5-feet-5 and weighed more than 200 pounds, with a wide, boyish smile and a haircut as flat as an album cover. But Domino sold more than 110 million records, with hits including “Blueberry Hill,” ”Ain’t That a Shame” and other […]

Red tape ties up Harvey rebuilding money – San Antonio Express-News

Dallas News Red tape ties up Harvey rebuilding moneySan Antonio Express-NewsEveryone is frustrated by it,” Bush said moments after testifying Tuesday before the Texas Senate's Finance Committee. While funding for temporary housing has been flowing from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Bush said the key to helping …Why did Texas Medicaid officials request more aid for […]

‘Jane Doe’ Immigrant Has Abortion In Texas, After Battle With Trump Administration – NPR

Dallas News 'Jane Doe' Immigrant Has Abortion In Texas, After Battle With Trump AdministrationNPRA 17-year-old undocumented immigrant to the U.S. underwent an abortion procedure on Wednesday morning, after a weeks-long legal fight with the Trump administration, which had sought to block her from leaving the detention facility where she's being …Undocumented teen in Texas has […]

The Daily 202: Flake and Corker feel liberated to speak their minds. That should terrify Trump. – Washington Post

Washington Post The Daily 202: Flake and Corker feel liberated to speak their minds. That should terrify Trump.Washington PostWith Breanne Deppisch and Joanie Greve. THE BIG IDEA: Now Jeff Flake can listen to his conscience, not his consultants. The Trumpists feel triumphant and emboldened after the Arizona Republican senator announced that he will not seek […]