Commissioners Court holds somewhat informal tax rate hearing on August 24, but still tries to blame others for lack of spending leadership

Conroe, August 26 – On Friday morning, August 24, 2018, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court held a hearing on the tax rate, which didn’t make much sense, since the Court has not presented a proposed budget yet. Nevertheless, two citizens – this newspaper’s Publisher (photograph above) and Mark Frank (photograph below) – attended the hearing. […]

Montgomery County Commissioners Court to hold hearing on tax rate on August 24 at 9:30 a.m. where they’ll give their deer-in-the-headlights stares

Montgomery County Commissioners Court to hold hearing on tax rate on August 24 at 9:30 a.m. where they’ll give their deer-in-the-headlights stares

Conroe, August 21 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court will hold a public hearing, as required under Texas law, on Friday, August 24, 2018, at 9:30 a.m., in the Commissioners Courtroom in Conroe, concerning the tax rate for Fiscal Year 2019, which will begin October 1, 2018. Lame duck Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and […]

For an extra $300,000 spent on Budget Office Director, Montgomery County Commissioners Court delivering same gamesmanship

Conroe, August 7 – Despite forcing Montgomery County taxpayers to spend $300,000 on a new bureaucracy called the “Budget Office,” the Montgomery County Commissioners Court is delivering the same gamesmanship to avoid transparency of the proposed Fiscal Year 2019 Budget as last year, under the direction of wild spending-and-taxing lame duck County Judge Craig Doyal, […]

Doyal, Riley, Metts hide from answering basic questions regarding Montgomery County government spending

Doyal, Riley, Metts hide from answering basic questions regarding Montgomery County government spending

Image: Conservative political activist Kelli Cook of Montgomery, Montgomery County Chair of the Campaign for Liberty posed the question “What are Montgomery County Candidates Hiding?” after three of the eight candidates for Montgomery County Judge or County Commissioner refused to answer some basic questions about County government spending and taxation. Conroe, February 12 – Over […]