The Folly of Woodlands Incorporation, Part 9: Obliterating great law enforcement to replace with unknown

The Folly of Woodlands Incorporation, Part 9: Obliterating great law enforcement to replace with unknown

Image: Montgomery County Sheriff Rand Henderson opposes incorporation of The Woodlands as a city government, because he doesn’t want to replace one of the best examples of community policing – directly elected by the voters – in the United States with the “unknown” of a city police department beholden to a city manager. The Golden […]

President Trump says his term is ending, transition will be orderly

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump for the first time acknowledged his defeat in the Nov. 3 election and announced there would be an “orderly transition on January 20th” after Congress concluded the electoral vote count early Thursday certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. Trump’s acknowledgment came after a day of chaos and destruction on Capitol Hill as a mob of his […]

GSA ascertains Biden as “apparent winner” of election, clears way for start of transition

WASHINGTON (AP) — The General Services Administration ascertained Monday that President-elect Joe Biden is the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election, clearing the way for the start of the transition from President Donald Trump’s administration and allowing Biden to coordinate with federal agencies on plans for taking over on Jan. 20. Trump, who had […]

Biden seeks to move quickly and build out his administration

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden signaled on Sunday he plans to move quickly to build out his government, focusing first on the raging pandemic that will likely dominate the early days of his administration. Biden named a former surgeon general, Dr. Vivek Murthy, and a former Food and Drug Administration commissioner, David Kessler, […]