Montgomery County government “For Sale” (Part 11): Davenport Ring’s dirty tricks start to snowball as Metts formalizes attempt to take greater control over County purchasing as a County Commissioner

Montgomery County government “For Sale” (Part 11): Davenport Ring’s dirty tricks start to snowball as Metts formalizes attempt to take greater control over County purchasing as a County Commissioner

Image: JP James Metts announced his candidacy for Precinct 4 County Commissioner on December 9, 2017. New Caney and Conroe, December 11 – The Davenport Ring, the corrupt government officials who work under the direction of local political boss Marc Davenport in an attempt to take over the Montgomery County government’s purchasing and information technology […]

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” (Part 10): the Money Circle of Terri and Pat Jaggers

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” (Part 10): the Money Circle of Terri and Pat Jaggers

Image: Terri Jaggers celebrating politics with husband Pat Jaggers. Conroe, November 28 – As Ellis Redding said in The Shawshank Redemption, “oh how the money flowed.” Introduction: bizarre Montgomery County Adoption Day (and Month) proclamations and Jaggers’ apology On November 14, 2017, a funny thing happened in the Montgomery County Commissioner Courtroom, which turned out not […]

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” (Part 8): Did the January 11, 2016, meeting blow Rand’s philosophy out of the water? (Double entendre intended)

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” (Part 8): Did the January 11, 2016, meeting blow Rand’s philosophy out of the water? (Double entendre intended)

Image: A parasite fish inside of a mackerel’s mouth eating its tongue alive. BEWARE: THERE IS SOME LANGUAGE IN THIS ARTICLE THAT MAY BE INAPPROPRIATE FOR YOUNGER READERS. Conroe, November 7 – In Ayn Rand’s seminal novel Atlas Shrugged, the character Wesley Mouch began as a Washington lobbyist trying to assist businesses fend off new regulatory […]

Montgomery County Government “For Sale”, Part 7: Magnolia ISD pretends to lease its trucks to Commissioner Charlie Riley for his personal use, thinks citizens stupid enough to believe

Montgomery County Government “For Sale”, Part 7: Magnolia ISD pretends to lease its trucks to Commissioner Charlie Riley for his personal use, thinks citizens stupid enough to believe

Image: Letter from Magnolia Independent School District to Republican activist Ginger Russell of Magnolia, dated October 27, 2017. Magnolia, November 1 – In order to try to protect Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, in part, from allegations that he used a Magnolia Independent School District truck for his political campaign, the Magnolia ISD produced […]

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” Part 6: why it’s so important to the Davenport Ring to get rid of Commissioner Jim Clark (and Bagley too)

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” Part 6: why it’s so important to the Davenport Ring to get rid of Commissioner Jim Clark (and Bagley too)

Image: Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark with Montgomery County Republican Party Chairman Walter Wilkerson, Jr., at the East Montgomery County Senior Center on October 10, 2017. It’s critical to the Davenport Ring – the corrupt group that follows corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport – that they get rid of Precinct 4 County Commissioner […]

Montgomery County Government For Sale! Part 2: The Golden Agenda Rule, Introduction to Some of the Cast

Montgomery County Government For Sale! Part 2: The Golden Agenda Rule, Introduction to Some of the Cast

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal (left) takes his directions from local political boss Marc Davenport (right). Conroe, October 6 – Montgomery County’s government in 2017 is very much a County government “for sale.” If vendors find the right channel to the corridors of power, they can rest assured they’ll get business from the County […]