House General Investigations Committee votes to ask Texas Rangers to investigate “Bonnengate” scandal

Austin, August 12 – The General Investigating Committee of the Texas House of Representatives essentially voted to permit the Texas Rangers’ Public Integrity Unit to investigate “the facts and circumstances of the June 12, 2019 meeting between Michael Quinn Sullivan and Representatives Dennis Bonnen and Dustin Burrows and provide a copy of its final investigative […]

BREAKING NEWS! Jefferson County Sheriff Harrison, 2 former Sheriff candidates indicted, arrested for campaign finance violations after Texas AG, Texas Rangers investigate

BREAKING NEWS! Chambers County, April 27 – Jefferson County (Beaumont) Sheriff Zena Harrison, former Sheriff candidate Ray Beck, and former Sheriff candidate Joe Stevenson were indicted by a Chambers County Grand Jury today and arrested for campaign finance violations. The Chambers County Grand Jury unsealed indictments against the three that resulted from a related federal […]

Should citizens tolerate a PR guy blocking communications with elected officials? (The Davenports, Part 3)

Should citizens tolerate a PR guy blocking communications with elected officials? (The Davenports, Part 3)

Image: The Davenports: County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport and political consultant Marc Davenport at a Chamber event earlier this year. Conroe, June 2 – In response to a mere question raised to one of Marc Davenport’s political consulting clients about a certain activity with which Davenport is involved, The Golden Hammer received the correspondence below on May […]

Elected official to Marie Moore: “You need to give your heart to Jesus because the rest of you belongs to us”

Elected official to Marie Moore: “You need to give your heart to Jesus because the rest of you belongs to us”

Conroe, March 23 – Precinct 4 Administrator Marie Moore who now works for County Commissioner Jim Clark at his office in New Caney was the subject of a story in a blog which attempts to compete with The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper. That blog failed to provide the full story which Moore disclosed […]