Biden hangs out at Camp David retreat

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden spent his third week in office visiting the Pentagon, touring the National Institutes of Health and working on the administration’s COVID-19 response. He capped it off by beating one of his granddaughters at Mario Kart during his first presidential visit to Camp David, the historic retreat for U.S. leaders. That’s what Camp […]

Wilkerson faces same problem with Republican Party he’s tried to avoid for three decades: he doesn’t support the GOP Platform

Wilkerson faces same problem with Republican Party he’s tried to avoid for three decades: he doesn’t support the GOP Platform

Image: Members of the Davenport Ring gather in the Republican Party Headquarters in early December, 2017, left to right, Precinct 4 Constable Rowdy Hayden, Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace-Elect Jason Dunn, JP James Metts, soon-to-be-former County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport, and Wilkerson who worked closely with County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport and her husband, the disgraced […]

For someone like Cindy Asche running for Republican Party of Texas Chair, her tirades against current Chairman James Dickey seem to violate Reagan’s 11th Commandment

For someone like Cindy Asche running for Republican Party of Texas Chair, her tirades against current Chairman James Dickey seem to violate Reagan’s 11th Commandment

Image: Ronald Reagan’s 11th Commandment “Thou shalt not speak ill of a fellow Republican.” Austin and The Woodlands, May 31 – Republican Party of Texas Chair candidate Cindy Asche is having difficulty with Ronald Reagan’s 11th Commandment, which says “Thou shalt not speak ill of a fellow Republican.” The first known report of Reagan referring […]

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to anti-nuclear campaign group

ASSOCIATED PRESS and Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer OSLO, Norway, October 6 — The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to an organization seeking to eliminate nuclear weapons through an international treaty-based prohibition. There’s a sad aspect to this Nobel Peace Prize that reflects how myopic the close-minded Norwegian Nobel Committee actually is. While the International […]

Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal follows Vladimir Ilyich Lenin’s precept: “Political institutions are a superstructure on the economic foundation”

Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal follows Vladimir Ilyich Lenin’s precept: “Political institutions are a superstructure on the economic foundation”

Image: Vladimir Ilyich Lenin in St. Petersburg, Russia, in 1917. Conroe, August 12 – As we approach the one-hundredth anniversary of the horrific “October Revolution” which imprisoned Russia for three quarters of a century, we hear more and more from Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, and Precinct 1 County […]

State House candidate Steve Toth’s 4th of July Message

STEVE TOTH, Former State Representative, Fox 26 Commentator, and Candidate for State Representative. Guest Writer. The Woodlands, July 4 – Consider for a moment, for the first 5,000 years of recorded history, up through 1776, humanity knew nothing more than servitude and poverty. Mankind used blood letting for medicine and a stick and plow for agriculture. Then, […]

President Reagan’s Farewell Address showed his love for all Americans

Publisher’s Note: As many readers of The Golden Hammer know, this newspaper does not take the position that elected officials are any better or more special than the rest of us. Many politicians are supreme narcissists. For example, they spend much of their effort reminding us how God has blessed “me” (i.e., the politician), but they […]

Pre-existing conditions complicate health care replacement 

  ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer CARLA K. JOHNSON, Associated Press RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be among the most difficult to replace: the guarantee of health coverage for people with […]

Trump returns to CPAC triumphantly

JULIE BYKOWICZ, ASSOCIATED PRESS Oxon Hill, Maryland, February 24 – It was a triumphal return to CPAC for Trump, who was warmly welcomed by a crowd that loves pushback against the mainstream media. After his broadside on the press, Trump turned to a recitation of his agenda, promising bold action on health care, trade, energy policy […]

House GOP hails health plan that Democrats call inadequate 

ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer, and ALAN FRAM, Associated Press WASHINGTON — The House Republican health care law plan to replace the Obamacare failure resembles the original provisions of two great healthcare geniuses: President Ronald Reagan and United States Senator Don Nichols, Republican of Oklahoma. Reagan and Nichols were the primary authors of the original version […]