Conroe ISD Board, administration seek to raise taxes, despite statewide property tax reform, to trick citizens into paying for rejected bond projects

Conroe ISD Board, administration seek to raise taxes, despite statewide property tax reform, to trick citizens into paying for rejected bond projects

Conroe, July 29 – If you thought voters successfully defeated Conroe Independent School District’s (CISD) bloated and unnecessary $807 million bond package and thereby avoided the massive tax increase that would have come along with it, think again. On Monday, July 29, 2019, at 6 p.m. the Conroe Independent School District’s Board of Trustees will […]

Republican Executive Committeeman Ramsey declares 86th Legislative Session “a good one” for Republicans

Conroe, June 5 – State Republican Executive Committeeman Mark Ramsey spoke to the Montgomery County Tea Party meeting on Monday, June 3, 2019, and provided a statistically-laden talk about the 86th Texas Legislature, which adjourned one week earlier in Austin. “While Republican Legislative Priorities didn’t come out of the session in that great a shape, […]

Texas mayors, along with TML lobbying organization, oppose spending, property tax relief for citizens

Conroe, March 7 – A group of twenty-four mayors, along with the entire Texas Municipal League (“TML”), the pro-government-spending and pro-taxation lobbying organization, have formally stated their opposition to the property tax reform legislation under consideration in the 86th Texas Legislature. Senate Bill 2 (S.B. 2) and House Bill 2 (H.B. 2) both would require […]

Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner busts ghosts, leads fight against excessive (almost ectoplasmic) spending, taxes at February 12 meeting

Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner busts ghosts, leads fight against excessive (almost ectoplasmic) spending, taxes at February 12 meeting

Image: Clearly, there’s a lot of similarity here. While Bill Murray and his team got rid of ectoplasm, Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner made some major strides on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, getting rid of some of the waste in the Montgomery County government. Conroe, February 14 – To the visible anger of some bureaucratic […]

Commissioner Noack issues great statement re property taxes, introduces resolution to support property tax reform

The Woodlands, February 8 – Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner issued a statement in favor of property tax reform and has introduced a resolution for consideration by the Montgomery County Commissioners Court at the Tuesday, February 12, 2019, meeting to support the Texas Legislature’s efforts to enact true property tax reform. Commissioner Noack’s full statement […]

BREAKING NEWS! Texas Governor Abbott delivers State of the State Address, declares legislative emergency items

BREAKING NEWS! Austin, February 5 – Texas Governor Greg Abbott delivered his State of the State Address today, February 5, 2019. In his address, he identified six (6) emergency items, which are the only items the 86th Texas Legislature may take up in floor votes during the first sixty (60) days of the Legislative Session. […]

Senator Creighton leading on Harvey relief, property tax reform, ethics reform in 86th Texas Legislature: “the feds have been relying on Texas as a donor state for years but we’ve got to get it back for Harvey”

Senator Creighton leading on Harvey relief, property tax reform, ethics reform in 86th Texas Legislature: “the feds have been relying on Texas as a donor state for years but we’ve got to get it back for Harvey”

Image: State Senator Brandon Creighton and his daughter enjoy a typical afternoon in Montgomery County, the most beautiful location on Earth. Conroe and Austin, February 2 – State Senator Brandon Creighton (Republican of Conroe) spoke with The Golden Hammer about his legislative priorities during the 86th Texas Legislative Session presently proceeding in Austin. Among his highest […]

BREAKING NEWS! Texas House Speaker Bonnen announces committee assignments, gives Metcalf, Toth, Bell strong positions

BREAKING NEWS! Austin, January 23 – Texas House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Bonnen announced his committee assignments for the 86th Texas Legislature this morning. All three Representatives from Montgomery County, Steve Toth of The Woodlands, Will Metcalf of Conroe, and Cecil Bell of Montgomery, received very important committee assignments. Speaker Bonnen appointed Metcalf to the […]

Commissioner Riley lobbied in Austin for higher property taxes, pro-government growth agenda

Commissioner Riley lobbied in Austin for higher property taxes, pro-government growth agenda

Image: A campaign handler gave Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley directions what to say right before he spoke to the Lake Conroe Area Republican Women on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Conroe and Austin, February 4 – While the Republican Party of Texas Platform, the Montgomery County Republican Party Executive Committee, and every Republican […]