Proposal to hire taxpayer-funded lobbyist delayed two weeks until July 24 Montgomery County Commissioners Court, will violate GOP Platform

Proposal to hire taxpayer-funded lobbyist delayed two weeks until July 24 Montgomery County Commissioners Court, will violate GOP Platform

Image: This amazing Associated Press photograph is from the 2009 Legislative Session as then-State Representative Rob Eissler (R-The Woodlands), left, discussed some proposed legislation with a colleague on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives. Conroe, July 7 – The citizens of Montgomery County received a two-week reprieve from the Commissioners Court hiring of […]

Establishment versus reform highlights news shorts – Texas Open Meetings criminal briefs, Magnolia area taxation without representation, Wilkerson fighting to keep anti-conservative control

Establishment versus reform highlights news shorts – Texas Open Meetings criminal briefs, Magnolia area taxation without representation, Wilkerson fighting to keep anti-conservative control

Image: Conservative activist Ginger Russell, a year or two ago, contemplating her future discussions with her friend Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley. Conroe and Magnolia, October 10 – These news stories may be short, but they’re important nonetheless. All three stories highlight the ongoing battle between the Montgomery County political “establishment” and reform efforts […]