Power Top Ten #2: Conservative Republican activists Kelli Cook and Ginger Russell

Power Top Ten #2: Conservative Republican activists Kelli Cook and Ginger Russell

Image: Individually, Kelli Cook (left) and Ginger Russell (right) are mighty warriors, but, together, the two conservative Republican activists are like an entire army. Conroe, December 25 – Conservative Republican activists Kelli Cook and Ginger Russell work closely together on many projects but individually they’d easily tie as the second (2nd) Most Powerful Person of […]

Doyal secretly campaigned for higher taxes, opposed property tax reform, 20% homestead exemption in Austin meeting

Doyal secretly campaigned for higher taxes, opposed property tax reform, 20% homestead exemption in Austin meeting

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal has focused on fashion and glamor while increasing County government spending aggressively during his time in office. He opposed property tax reform and the 20% homestead exemption and lobbied against reform in Austin during the 85th Legislative Session. Conroe and Austin, January 22 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal […]

Charlie taketh back what he giveth

Charlie taketh back what he giveth

Image: Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley living the good life (far right) with Precinct 2 Operations Manager Don Dean (far left) and Lieutenant Tim Holifield (center). Montgomery County, April 24 – While Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley may have taken a political opportunity to supply the third vote in favor of the 20% County […]

20% Homestead Exemption, Doyal’s Encouragement of Foreign Nationals to Receive Easier Immigration Status Under Obama Program in Montgomery County Highlight March 28 Commissioners Court Meeting

Conroe, March 28 – The Montgomery County Commissioners held a meeting on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at 9:30 a.m., where Noack led, Riley switched his vote, and Doyal followed to allow passage of a 20% property tax homestead exemption. Points are good. COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING MARCH 28, 2017, 9:30 a.m. (Judge Doyal and Commissioners Meador, […]

BREAKING NEWS: County Commissioners Court Passes 20% Homestead Exemption on Riley’s Switched Vote!

BREAKING NEWS: County Commissioners Court Passes 20% Homestead Exemption on Riley’s Switched Vote!

Conroe, March 28 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court in a surprise move voted 4 to 1 to adopt a 20% homestead exemption for property taxes beginning Fiscal Year 2018 (which commences October 1, 2017)! Precinct 3 Commissioner James Noack had put the item on the agenda after the Commissioners Court rejected the proposal at […]

The Wild Montgomery County CC Homestead Exemption Debate revealed much about Doyal’s and colleagues’ philosophies

Conroe, February 14 – During the regular Commissioners Court meeting this past Tuesday, the five-person Commissioners Court debated whether to give taxpayers relief in the form of a 20% homestead exemption. The resolution, which Precinct 3 Commissioner James Noack moved to adopt and Precinct 4 Commissioner Jim Clark seconded, failed on a 2 to 3 […]