Former County Judge Sadler warns of threats to future of Montgomery County in dire speech to Montgomery County Tea Party

Former County Judge Sadler warns of threats to future of Montgomery County in dire speech to Montgomery County Tea Party

Image: Former Montgomery County Judge Alan B. “Barb” Sadler, one of the most revered political leaders in our community, spoke to the Montgomery County Tea Party on Monday, November 18, 2019, concerning “Issues and Threats to the Future of Montgomery County.” The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, November 19 – One of the most revered political […]

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals agrees to hear Doyal’s criminal case ominously without oral argument

Austin, June 7 – The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals granted the petition for discretionary review in the criminal case against Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal for alleged conspiracy to violate the Texas Open Meetings Act yesterday. The Court of Criminal Appeals has not yet granted the petitions in the criminal cases against Precinct 2 […]

After Riley’s, Doyal’s criminal indictments reinstated, pro-government spending, anti-citizen lobbying groups come to their aid in Texas Court of Criminal Appeals to fight against government openness

After Riley’s, Doyal’s criminal indictments reinstated, pro-government spending, anti-citizen lobbying groups come to their aid in Texas Court of Criminal Appeals to fight against government openness

Image: Criminally-indicted co-defendants Craig Doyal (lame duck Montgomery County Judge) and Charlie Riley (Precinct 2 County Commissioner) enjoy some refreshments at a bank together in late April, 2018. Austin, May 12 – The ultra-liberal, pro-government spending, and anti-citizen lobbying groups, the Texas Municipal League and Texas Association of Counties, celebrating their work with liberal House […]

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 […]

Montgomery County government secretly funds anti-citizen, anti-property tax reform Texas Association of Counties

Conroe, April 21 – The Montgomery County government’s budget includes annual dues of $2,440 to Texas Association of Counties (TAC), an anti-citizen, pro-taxation, pro-government-spending lobbying and special interest group that is vociferously fighting against Senate Bill 2, Senator Paul Bettencourt’s (R-Houston) proposed legislation which would limit property tax increases and enact reforms of local appraisal […]

Meador receives Golden Hammer Award for anti-law enforcement propaganda, positions

Conroe, March 14 – Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador received the “Golden Hammer Award” for “hammering the taxpayers” with his propaganda statements about “unfunded state mandates” with which he has tried to justify increased County spending. Meador has consistently taken positions that oppose law enforcement funding on the Commissioner Court and the statements he’s […]

Pro-government spending associations issue deceptive report about county spending; county judges, commissioners attempt to blame everyone else

Image: “The Cost of Government: Six Significant Cost-Drivers Not Addressed by SB 2,” Report of Texas Association of Counties, County Judges and Commissioners Association, and others. Austin, March 7 – As part of their efforts to defeat meaningful property tax reform during the 85th Texas Legislature, the Texas Association of Counties (TAC), the County Judges […]