County Judge Doyal Pays Criminal Attorneys $97K From Campaign Contributions

Conroe, January 19 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal paid criminal defense attorney Rusty Hardin $89,430.79 on December 30, 2016, for legal services, as Doyal disclosed in his semiannual campaign finance report, filed with the County Elections Administrator on January 17, 2017. Hardin is defending Doyal in the criminal matter wherein the State of Texas […]

Texas Capital Bank Launches National Public-Finance Practice – Yahoo Finance

Texas Capital Bank Launches National Public-Finance PracticeYahoo Finance“We are thrilled to expand our public-finance coverage from coast to coast,” said Keith Cargill, President and CEO of Texas Capital Bank. “As a bank, we are committed to building prosperity in communities, and public entities and nonprofits are …and more » Source: TX Finance

Denton elections administration faces changes after botched election day – North Texas Daily

Denton elections administration faces changes after botched election dayNorth Texas DailyDespite several changes made in Denton County's Elections Administration following a litany of issues with voting during the 2016 general election, the administration still has some self-proclaimed work to do. “We learned a lot about what we were doing … Source: Elections

WHAT DO YOU GET WHEN YOU READ THE GOLDEN HAMMER NEWSPAPER?

Conroe, January 19 – When citizens read The Golden Hammer newspaper, they enjoy a unique product in this community. The newspaper is just that: a newspaper. Unlike one alleged competitor and its sister newspapers of the Hearst Corporation, we’re not just a blog that seeks information from government officials so that they may portray their government […]

MEADOR FILES SEMIANNUAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT; DOYAL, DAVENPORT FILINGS UNAVAILABLE

MEADOR FILES SEMIANNUAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT; DOYAL, DAVENPORT FILINGS UNAVAILABLE

Conroe, January 18 – Commissioner Mike Meador, Precinct 1, filed his semi-annual finance report on January 13, 2017, with Montgomery County Elections Administrator Suzie Harvey. Meador received $2,850 in political contributions during the period from July 1 to December 31, 2016. His contributors were Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley ($600), Lake Conroe Area Realtors ($250), […]

Candidate Filing Period for May Election – City of Georgetown Texas

Candidate Filing Period for May ElectionCity of Georgetown TexasA candidate for city council or mayor must be 21 years of age and a citizen and qualified voter of the state of Texas and the City of Georgetown. Candidates for council district seats must be a resident of the council district the member would be …and […]

Meeting on Affordable Care Act Draws Protests From Montgomery County Supporters – Patch.com

Los Angeles Times Meeting on Affordable Care Act Draws Protests From Montgomery County SupportersPatch.comCONROE, TX — An event that was expected to draw business leaders and chamber members with The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce frustrated with the high costs and loss of coverage associated with the Affordable Care Act, instead drew protests …Trump vows 'insurance […]

Texas Sheriff 'Sanctuary Sally' Set to Stop Enforcing the Law – Breitbart News

Breitbart News Texas Sheriff 'Sanctuary Sally' Set to Stop Enforcing the LawBreitbart NewsThe move to stop enforcing the law will likely come with a cost. Texas Governor Greg Abbott has threatened to deny law enforcement grants to any jurisdiction that sets itself up as a sanctuary jurisdiction. The Austin American-Statesman estimates that …and more » Source: […]