Steganography on Display: County Judge Doyal, Chief of Staff Fredricks Late-Friday Commissioners Court Agenda, Consisting of 16 Pages and 2,274 Pages of Backup Documents; Impossible for Commissioners, Public to Have Meaningful Notice

Conroe, February 12 – Without providing any advance information to the rest of the Commissioners Court or the public, County Judge Craig Doyal and his Chief of Staff Jim Fredricks posted an agenda for the February 14, 2017, 9:30 a.m., Commissioners Court meeting with 2,274 pages of backup. Clearly, Doyal and Fredricks seek to prevent […]

Brief Survey of Homestead Exemptions May Disappoint Taxpayers

By AD Heath, Special Correspondent to The Golden Hammer ad@countycitizen.com In a recent facebook post Campaign for Liberty Regional Director Kelli Cook pointed out that 237 Texas  county commissioners courts have granted homestead exemption to their taxpayers and that Montgomery County is one of  few that has not approved any homestead exemption. The Montgomery County Commissioners […]