Montgomery County Judge Keough has placed “Payment of Accounts” on Commissioners Court’s “open agenda,” so time to start asking questions about payments

Conroe, February 25 – Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough has placed “Payment of Accounts,” a $15,678,077.92 spending item on the “open agenda” for the second meeting in a row under his leadership. It’s an important move, because it provides the members of the Commissioners Court with the incentive and the opportunity to begin to ask […]

Montgomery County Commissioner Noack challenges secretive $12.3 million “payment of accounts” for first historic time, Riley utterly befuddled

Montgomery County Commissioner Noack challenges secretive $12.3 million “payment of accounts” for first historic time, Riley utterly befuddled

Image: Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack made history by challenging the “payment of accounts” on the Montgomery County Commissioner’s Court’s consent agenda for the first time in history on January 8, 2019. Conroe, January 11 – Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack made history during the January 8, 2019, Commissioners Court meeting when he […]

Part 3a of 3: Without a blink of an eye, the Commissioners Court spends millions of dollars without oversight at the beginning of each meeting

Part 3a of 3: Without a blink of an eye, the Commissioners Court spends millions of dollars without oversight at the beginning of each meeting

Conroe, June 11 – Since the Montgomery County Commissioners is meeting on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, we all know that they’ll waste millions of tax dollars. They don’t seem to care. It’s “other people’s money” anyway. Right after the Commissioners Court will approve they agenda, they’ll do the most damage to the citizens of Montgomery […]

One tiny little item on the Commissioners Court November 14 meeting agenda most damaging of all

Conroe, November 14 – Of all of the items on the Montgomery County Commissioners Court agenda for the November 14, 2017, 9:30 a.m. meeting, there’s one special item that wreaks havoc upon the victims, also known as “taxpayers.” It’s part of the secretive “consent agenda” which the members of the Commissioners Court won’t even discuss. […]

“A million here, a million there, pretty soon, you’re talking real money”: where the Montgomery County Commissioners Court goes completely awry

Image: United States Senator Everett McKinley Dirksen (right), the Senate Republican Leader, arguing with Senator Mike Mansfield (left), the democrat leader, in 1967, a time when Republicans actually against too much government spending. Conroe, May 18 – Arguing about too much government spending, United States Senate Republican Leader Everett Dirksen once said, “A million here, a […]