Budget office: $15 wage would reduce poverty, increase debt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Increasing the minimum wage to $15 an hour would reduce the number of Americans living in poverty and boost wages for millions of Americans while adding to the federal debt and joblessness, a new report from the Congressional Budget Office projects. The federal deficit would increase by about $54 billion over 10 […]

Thanks to terrible financial management, Conroe ISD intends almost to double debt, throw cost to taxpayers

Conroe, January 21 – If voters in the Conroe Independent School District (CISD) vote on May 4, 2019, to approve the $807 million bond package the CISD administration is proposing, CISD will become one of the most debt laden school districts in Texas. The District has failed to manage its expenditures and has included almost […]

Airport runway agenda item for Tuesday Commissioners Court meeting great example of Doyal’s, Meador’s, Riley’s tax dollars spending addiction

Conroe, April 9 – The proposal of Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 1 Commissioner Mike Meador, and Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley to spend $209,151.00 of unbudgeted tax dollars on runway cleaning and repainting of runway markings at the County Airport, a largely unused facility, is just as outrageous, childish, and irresponsible as a […]