by Joh Roth, County Commissioiner, Precinct 3, September 22, 2011
LOOKS CAN BE DECEIVING….
All of Parker County’s elected officials have been Republican for quite a few years. In the last Presidential election,Parker County voters overwhelmingly voted for the Republican candidate(s). Because of those two factors, you—like me—would think that Parker County could be a model that other counties look to for conservative leadership. Well, looks can be deceiving!
After being elected to office in 2004, I had no idea that being a conservative would bring such controversy to commissioner’s court. Naïve me, I thought all republicans were grounded in the party platform. I thought it was a given that we were united on principles such as less government, personal responsibility, pro second amendment and private property rights. Boy was I wrong! Continue reading →