Editorial: The fate of the Trump presidency is a far greater issue than one election lacking integrity; Trump, others have challenged our entire acceptance of the political establishment

Editorial: The fate of the Trump presidency is a far greater issue than one election lacking integrity; Trump, others have challenged our entire acceptance of the political establishment

Kelli Ann Cook, Publisher A companion article, which The Golden Hammer published today by Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist Glenn Greenwald, makes some important points about American society in 2021: “Persecution is not typically doled out to those who recite mainstream pieties, or refrain from posing meaningful threats to those who wield institutional power, or obediently stay within the […]

Montgomery County voter turnout lags behind other suburban Texas counties, as local Republican Party sits on its hands

Montgomery County voter turnout lags behind other suburban Texas counties, as local Republican Party sits on its hands

Image: Compared to other suburban counties, Montgomery County’s voter turnout lags significantly behind, according to data, which Texas Secretary of State Ruth Hughes has compiled as of the close of business on Saturday, October 24, 2020. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe and Texas, October 26 – Among the major suburban counties in Texas, Montgomery […]

Montgomery County Republican Party Chairman Christ, Precinct Chairs conclude organizational meeting with strong unity

Montgomery County Republican Party Chairman Christ, Precinct Chairs conclude organizational meeting with strong unity

Image: Montgomery County Republican Party Chairman Bryan Christ showed exemplary leadership during the first meeting of the Republican County Executive Committee over which he presided on Tuesday, August 18, 2020. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, August 19 – Montgomery County Republican Party Chairman (“MCRP”) Bryan Christ, the newly-elected leader of the local Republican Party, ran […]

On the Conroe ISD’s $807 million bond (tax hike): I want so badly to be accepted, but I’ve failed…because I’ve dared to think

On the Conroe ISD’s $807 million bond (tax hike): I want so badly to be accepted, but I’ve failed…because I’ve dared to think

Image: The Conroe Rotary Club, in violation of the International Bylaws of Rotary International, along with Curtis Null, Conroe ISD Superintendent, who has said Texas law prohibits him from “advocating” for or against the $807 million Conroe ISD bond, are both openly advocating for the $807 million Conroe ISD bond. When the “establishment” promotes a cause, […]

Woodlands Township Chairman Bunch responds to letter from political “establishment,” directs citizens to Woodlands incorporation transparency website

Woodlands Township Chairman Bunch responds to letter from political “establishment,” directs citizens to Woodlands incorporation transparency website

Image: This pictorial is an abbreviated guide to the incorporation process for The Woodlands on the official incorporation study website, www.thewoodlandsincorporationstudy.com. It is not the game board for “Candyland,” even if it makes you hungry. (A larger version of the pictorial is available at the bottom of this article. The Woodlands, February 9 – Woodlands Township […]

Woodlands political “establishment” fights back, raises basic questions challenging Township incorporation studies, transparency, costs

Woodlands political “establishment” fights back, raises basic questions challenging Township incorporation studies, transparency, costs

Image: The Woodlands’ political “establishment” has begun to fight back against the pro-incorporation work of the Woodlands Township Board of Directors. The Woodlands, February 8 – In the first major pushback against incorporation of The Woodlands, about four dozen members of the political “establishment” submitted an “Open Letter” to the Woodlands Township Board of Directors […]

Editorial: at LSGCD, we’re witnessing the pressure the political establishment bears upon reformers

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer At the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District (LSGCD), we’re witnessing directly the pressure the political establishment bears upon reformers. On November 6, 2018, just barely two months ago, the citizens of Montgomery County elected a new Board of Directors promising to reform the regulatory abuse and massive spending on unnecessary professionals which […]

Primary takeaways: Establishment fails and diversity grows

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump got his man in battleground Florida, but he watched a prominent immigration ally fall in Arizona in what was another eventful night in the 2018 midterm season. Arizona and Florida held primaries Tuesday, both of which tested Trump’s influence. There were also new signs of diversity on the […]

Establishment pulls out victory in Republican Runoff Election in Montgomery County

Establishment pulls out victory in Republican Runoff Election in Montgomery County

Image: Pollworkers Tasha Parker (left) and Margie Tayler (right) seemed to have a great time at Bear Branch Elementary School in Magnolia during the Republican Runoff Election on May 22, 2018. Conroe, Magnolia, and New Caney, May 22 – The political establishment enjoyed a pair of victories on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in the Republican […]