County Auditor Martin telling other employees she’s going to work for incoming Commissioner Metts, raises conflict of interest concerns; meanwhile, Riley’s meltdown continues

County Auditor Martin telling other employees she’s going to work for incoming Commissioner Metts, raises conflict of interest concerns; meanwhile, Riley’s meltdown continues

Image: Montgomery County Auditor Phyllis Martin whom the Board of District Judges has terminated as of December 31, 2018. Martin has bragged to several employees of the Montgomery County government that she’ll be going to work for incoming Precinct 4 County Commissioner James Metts who will take office on January 1, 2019. Conroe and New […]

Editorial: The Board of District Judges should immediately terminate County Auditor Phyllis Martin for the “Up-YOU-affer”

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Board of District Judges should terminate Montgomery County Auditor Phyllis Martin immediately for her publication and use of County government tax dollars for a public advertising announcement which she calls the PAFR and which she ought to call the UPUIAFR (pronounced Up-YOU-affer) for “UnPopular Unnecessary Insulting Annual Financial Report.” The […]

Iraqi Kurds vote in referendum on independence from Baghdad

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi Kurds cast ballots on Monday in their autonomous region and in a wide sweep of captured territories on whether to seek independence from Baghdad, a historic vote that has also raised tensions and fears of instability. The referendum is non-binding and will not immediately bring independence, but it would mark […]