Editorial: It’s time for local government entities to disclose taxpayer-funded lobbying contracts, because that’s the law

Editorial: It’s time for local government entities to disclose taxpayer-funded lobbying contracts, because that’s the law

Image: The namesake of the JD Lambright Local Government Ethics Reform Act shown appearing before the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on April 10, 2018. Lambright died after a brief battle with cancer on March 9, 2019. His legacy lives on through his great work and through the legislature bearing his name. Kelli Cook, Publisher, The Golden […]

Commissioners Court ethics commission selections raise issue whether Lambright Law about to go down in flames

Commissioners Court ethics commission selections raise issue whether Lambright Law about to go down in flames

Image: Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner Mike Meador has nominated City of Conroe Director of Community Development Nancy Mikeska to serve on the Montgomery County Ethics Commissioner for the 2020-2021 term. Mikeska appears with Conroe City Councilmen Raymond McDonald, Jody Czajkoski, and Duane Ham (left to right). Conroe, November 11 – At the Tuesday, November […]

Travis County Commissioners Court joins support for Lambright Local Government Ethics legislation (Senate Bill 710)

Travis County Commissioners Court joins support for Lambright Local Government Ethics legislation (Senate Bill 710)

Image: The late JD Lambright, who has Montgomery County Attorney, stood for ethics and integrity in government. Lambright is the namesake for the Lambright Local Government Ethics bill, for which the Travis County Commissioners Court has declared support. Lambright passed away on March 9, 2019. Austin, March 22 – Despite a brief mixup, the Travis County […]