Power Top Ten #2: Texas Patriots PAC President Julie Turner

Power Top Ten #2: Texas Patriots PAC President Julie Turner

Image: Texas Patriots PAC President Julie Turner (right) with former Montgomery Chief of Police Jim Napolitano (left). Eric Yollick, Guest Reporter to The Golden Hammer Montgomery County, December 25 – Texas Patriots PAC President Julie Turner is the second most powerful person in Montgomery County and is The Golden Hammer‘s Power Top Ten #2. Despite her seemingly […]

Millionaire outsider forces runoff in Houston mayor race

HOUSTON (AP) — A millionaire Houston trial lawyer who once supported President Donald Trump forced a runoff election for mayor Tuesday night to keep alive his outsider challenge against the incumbent Democrat in Texas’ biggest city. Tony Buzbee, a former Marine who made his fortune taking down big corporations in court, had fewer votes than […]

Texas mayors, along with TML lobbying organization, oppose spending, property tax relief for citizens

Conroe, March 7 – A group of twenty-four mayors, along with the entire Texas Municipal League (“TML”), the pro-government-spending and pro-taxation lobbying organization, have formally stated their opposition to the property tax reform legislation under consideration in the 86th Texas Legislature. Senate Bill 2 (S.B. 2) and House Bill 2 (H.B. 2) both would require […]

Power Top Ten #1: Texas Patriots PAC President Julie Turner (with major assists from Jon Bauman and Bill O’Sullivan)

Power Top Ten #1: Texas Patriots PAC President Julie Turner (with major assists from Jon Bauman and Bill O’Sullivan)

Image: Dr. Julie Turner (left), President of the Texas Patriots PAC, is easily the Most Powerful Person in Montgomery County and at the top of The Golden Hammer‘s Power Top Ten list. In this photograph at the Saddle River Range on F.M. 1488 near Magnolia, Turner appears with former Montgomery Police Chief Jim Napolitano (center) and […]

These six individuals were the giants of the 2018 Election in Montgomery County

These six individuals were the giants of the 2018 Election in Montgomery County

Image: Dr. Julie Turner (left), President of the Texas Patriots PAC, and Steve Toth, State Representative-Elect, District 15, are two among the six individuals who were giants in the 2018 Election in Montgomery County, Texas. Conroe, November 12 – Hundreds of citizen-activists made a gigantic difference in the 2018 Elections in Montgomery County, Texas. Just […]

Houston Mayor Turner’s former press secretary’s indictment for violating Texas Open Records Act sends message to Doyal, Montgomery County government to start complying

Houston and Conroe, July 22 – In light of the July 19, 2018, indictment of Darian Eve Ward, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner’s former press secretary, for illegally withholding public information requested under the Texas Public Information Act/Open Records Act, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and the Montgomery County government generally should take heed that at […]

Seven amazing citizen leaders who fought for reform in the March 6 election

Conroe, March 18 – The March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election in Montgomery County swept reform conservative Republicans into victory largely thanks to the work of citizens who dedicated their intelligence, time, sweat, and dedication to the cause. The Golden Hammer pays tribute to seven amazing citizen leaders who fought for reform but the reality is […]

Power Top Ten #4: Texas Patriots Tea Party PAC President Dr. Julie Turner

Conroe, December 19 – Texas Patriots Tea Party PAC President Dr. Julie Turner is the 4th most powerful person in Montgomery County. The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, continues the tradition of listing the Power Top Ten, the ten most powerful people in Montgomery County. The Power Top Ten doesn’t commemorate the ten best […]