In campaign where ethics dominates as issue, Walker’s Campaign Finance Report starkly different from opponents in Precinct 1 Commissioner’s race

In campaign where ethics dominates as issue, Walker’s Campaign Finance Report starkly different from opponents in Precinct 1 Commissioner’s race

Image: Robert Walker (right), Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner Mike Meador’s (left) first cousin, is running to replace the retiring Meador. It’s business as usual for Montgomery County vendors who are treating Walker as though he were the incumbent. Conroe and Willis, July 24 – Given the importance of ethics as an issue in the […]

Davis announces candidacy for GOP nomination for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, becomes third candidate

Conroe, July 18 – A third candidate has announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the open seat, which the retirement of Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner Mike Meador will leave. John Davis announced late last week that he is seeking the Precinct 1 County Commissioner position and has promised to advocate for “ethical behavior, […]

Graff announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner

Conroe, June 4 – Retired pastor and non-profit fundraiser Billy Graff, a resident of Conroe, announced his candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner yesterday. Graff moved to Montgomery County in 2017. Graff served as a Marine before he entered the ministry as a pastor. He served as a Baptist pastor at churches in Beaumont […]

Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Walker answers specific questions about issues

Willis, January 18 – Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Robert Walker responded to some specific questions, which The Golden Hammerposed to him, about Walker’s positions on issues facing Montgomery County’s government and citizens. This newspaper had provided the questions to Walker on Tuesday, January 16, 2019, before the announcement article ran two days ago (“Walker […]

Walker announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, which confirms Meador retiring

Walker announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, which confirms Meador retiring

Image: Businessman Robert Walker (center) attended Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon’s fundraiser on October 11, 2018. In this photograph, Walker stands in the middle with Judge Wayne Mack (left) and some guy dressed like a gangsta. Willis, January 16 – Long time Willis-area businessman Robert Walker has made official that he is running for […]

They’re Ba-ack! Davenports inject themselves into 2020 Commissioner Precinct 1 race, Ham responds

They’re Ba-ack! Davenports inject themselves into 2020 Commissioner Precinct 1 race, Ham responds

Conroe, January 15 – Disgraced former County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport, who developed a reputation for her fierce resistance to providing the public with “public information” under the Texas Public Information/Open Records Act, has submitted a public information request herself to the City of Conroe’s Secretary. Davenport and her husband, corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport, […]

Walker leaves a fundamentally changed Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Scott Walker didn’t want to go out like this. The once-rising Republican star who made his name kneecapping public sector unions as governor of Wisconsin leaves office in defeat Monday. He was narrowly beaten by democrat Tony Evers, the state education superintendent who marched with teachers in protest of Walker’s policies.After […]

Judge Grant gives child pornographer Walker maximum 20 years prison sentence

Conroe, December 19 – On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, in the 9th District Court, with Judge Phil Grant presiding, Defendant Brice Walker, 34, pled guilty to five felony charges of Promotion of Child Pornography, a second degree felony.  Judge Grant sentenced Walker to 20 years confinement in Texas Department of Criminal Justice – Institutional Division, […]

Montgomery County Commissioner Meador continues government as “family business” by appointing first cousin to County Housing Authority

Montgomery County Commissioner Meador continues government as “family business” by appointing first cousin to County Housing Authority

Image: Political “establishment” and family mix. Robert Walker, Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador’s cousin, at far right (blue shirt), along with Cousin Mike (far left), and a mix of family and politicians in between them. Conroe, September 24 – Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador has nominated his cousin Robert Walker as Commissioner of […]

Many governors welcome demise of GOP health care bill 

GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Governors of both parties had warned Congress for weeks that the Republican health care bill threatened to saddle their states with big costs and potentially leave millions of people without coverage, especially because of the cutbacks planned to Medicaid. The bill’s withdrawal on Friday left in […]