Yellen: Biden’s phased-in spending plan won’t fuel inflation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s massive proposed spending on infrastructure, families and education will not fuel inflation because the plans would be phased in gradually over 10 years, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Sunday. New economic reports have portrayed a surging recovery from the recession unleashed by the coronavirus pandemic. Americans’ incomes soared in March by the most on […]

Biden turns to Georgia to begin pitch for huge spending plan

PLAINS, Ga. (AP) — In the closing days of his presidential campaign, Joe Biden swung through the Georgia town where Franklin Delano Roosevelt coped with polio, making the case that government can be a force for good. Now, 100 days after taking office, Biden has returned to the state trying to sell voters on his […]

House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a sweeping bipartisan vote that takes a government shutdown off the table, the House passed a temporary government-wide funding bill Tuesday night, shortly after President Donald Trump prevailed in a behind-the-scenes fight over his farm bailout. The stopgap measure will keep federal agencies fully up and running into December, giving lame-duck […]

Chinese coronavirus seizes American direction: 41 positive Montgomery County test results, $2.2 trillion federal spending bill to pass

Chinese coronavirus seizes American direction: 41 positive Montgomery County test results, $2.2 trillion federal spending bill to pass

Image: President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Briefing Room, Thursday, March 26, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, Austin, and Washington, D.C., March 27 – Montgomery County, Texas, has had 41 positive test results for Chinese coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 or the Kung […]

Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District adopts lower spending budget, reduces groundwater pumpage fees, while Director Hardman slams San Jacinto River Authority for raising water prices

Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District adopts lower spending budget, reduces groundwater pumpage fees, while Director Hardman slams San Jacinto River Authority for raising water prices

Image: The first citizen-elected Board of Directors of the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District, shown during the oath of office ceremony on November 16, 2018, was true to its word to reduce government spending in passing their first budget for Fiscal Year 2020. Shown are, from left to right, State Representative Will Metcalf, Republican of […]

Editorial: Why Conroe ISD voters must crush the $676 million bond, then take over the Conroe ISD board

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer Conroe Independent School District (CISD) voters must crush the $676 million bond on November 5, 2019, and then on November 3, 2020, take over the Conroe ISD board. We’re witnessing the reasons why right before our very eyes. Number One: The Children. Public schools exist for the children. It may sound […]

Conroe ISD Board to pass massive budget, huge Debt Service tax increase, without any meaningful review at Tuesday meeting

Conroe ISD Board to pass massive budget, huge Debt Service tax increase, without any meaningful review at Tuesday meeting

Image: In this deceptive PowerPoint slide, Conroe Independent School District Chief Financial Officer Darren Rice fed the zombie-like school district Board of Trustees a false legal argument in order to manipulate them to increase the Debt Service tax rate in a record jump so the district court attempt to claim the upcoming $676 million bond […]

School district’s $676 Million bond package: Dance floors with thousands of mirrors, air soft gun ranges, curtains for elementary school stages, turf for sports fields, and spending at least $205,739,130 on lawyers and architects is really the way to keep children out of prison?

Conroe, August 18 – What is the solution for keeping children out of prison? Conroe Independent School District (CISD) has found it! All you, as a voter, need to do to help them is to approve the $676 million bond package CISD’s administration and Board of Trustees have set for referendum on November 5, 2019. […]

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 […]