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GAWTP’s Statement on Baker’s Appeal

August 9, 2016

Speak out Now Baker Suspension

You have a chance to tell the State Commission on Judicial Conduct what you think about their suspension of County Judge Joel P. Baker without pay. Do it now! Smith County Judge Joel P. Baker was suspended without pay by the State Commission on Judicial Conduct on June 21 after a Smith County Grand Jury …

August 8, 2016

Louie Gohmert’s Report Card

JoAnn says, “If you have not reserved your seat for the August 9 Birthday BBQ Bash for Congressman Louie Gohmert, I urge you to do it now! If you still believe in conservative principles, but are the least bit unsure about whether or not you should make the effort, I’ve put together a little report …

July 28, 2016

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JoAnn Fleming Speaker Request Form

Download and complete this fillable pdf form and send the saved form to MaryAnne Aiken at  maryanneaiken@gmail.com

July 27, 2016

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Is This Panama? County Gov’t Is A Mess

KLTV archived video shows basis for suspended judge’s indictment KLTV steps through the 3-count indictment against Smith County Judge Joel P. Baker and explains the problem. See the video and report here. Tyler Morning Telegraph spells it out Doesn’t matter what they say at election time, EVERY member of the Smith County Commissioners Court participated …

July 15, 2016

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MacClinton Book Signing with Judge Sam

The following is shared as a courtesy to Judge Sam Griffith (Retired): Don’t miss Sam Griffith’s book signing on Saturday. (Yes, it’s the former judge!) Saturday July 16, 2016  2:00 PM Barnes & Noble Tyler Broadway Pavilion 4916 South Broadway Tyler, TX 75703 903-534-3996 “When a citizen gives his suffrage to a man of …

July 15, 2016

Grassroots America’s 2016 Champions of Freedom Annual Dinner

Friday, September 23 Constellation Ballroom – Holiday Inn Tyler-South Broadway Dinner Sponsor Reception 5 PM Dinner and Program 6 PM Special Guest and Keynote Speaker The undisputed national leader of the conservative movement…  $2,500 George Washington table sponsor:  8 seats at a premier table, private reception with Senator Cruz, 4 autographed copies of A Time …

July 13, 2016

Cruz here September 23

Grassroots America’s 2016 Champions of Freedom Annual Dinner Friday, September 23 Constellation Ballroom – Holiday Inn South Broadway, Tyler   Dinner Sponsor Reception 5 PM Dinner and Program 6 PM   Special Guest and Keynote Speaker The undisputed national leader of the conservative movement…   Dinner Sponsorships and reservations will open soon! No tickets will …

July 12, 2016

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Reservation Form for 2016 Champions of Freedom Dinner

To make reservations or sponsor a table, print the form and mail completed form and check (or bring to meeting on Friday) to: Grassroots America We the People PO Box 130012 Tyler, TX

July 12, 2016

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Grassroots America Set to Interview Tyler Mayor and City Manager

      Date:  Friday, July 15, 2016 Time: 11:30 AM – 1 PM Place:  Lakeview Church of the Nazarene, 10818 University Blvd., Tyler No cost to attend. Public welcome. Bring a lunch or purchase Subway sandwich on site. Speakers:  Tyler Mayor Martin Heines and City Manager Ed Broussard After the Mayor and City Manager present …

July 11, 2016

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JoAnn says You be the Master

“Government is the people’s business, and every man, woman and child becomes a shareholder with the first penny of tax paid. With all the profound wording of the Constitution, probably the most meaningful words are the first three, ‘We, the People.’” – Ronald Reagan If you’ve followed Grassroots America’s relentless quest to hold the Smith …

July 2, 2016

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We stand with Cruz, Schaefer, TX Right to Life

June 29, 2016

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County Burning Money on Legal Woes They Caused

Brace yourself! Wrap your head with duct tape before you read an enlightening Tyler Morning Telegraph article by Roy Maynard and Faith Harper, revealing the Smith County Commissioners Court has spent more than $46,000 of our tax dollars on legal woes triggered by their own actions. You’ll also learn that one of the attorneys, who …

June 28, 2016

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Civil Case Halted, Pending Results of Grand Jury Indictment of Smith County Judge Joel P. Baker

June 23, 2016

Judge Joel Baker Related Posts

For information about Judge Joel Baker, click on the “Smith County Government” menu at the top of the home page or the link below.  For convenience, the collection of Traffic Camera documents link is also below. Smith County Government Menu All Traffic Camera Documents    

June 22, 2016

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Breaking News: State Commission on Judicial Conduct Immediately Suspends Judge Joel P. Baker without Pay, Based on 3-count Grand Jury Indictment

June 21, 2016

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Update: Case to Remove Joel Baker

  Update: Civil Case to Remove Judge Joel P. Baker On Thursday, June 9, 2016, we received from our attorneys a forwarded e-mail from Judge David Peeples. Judge Peeples noticed attorneys on both sides of the Fleming et al v. Joel Baker case that he has granted Smith County District Attorney Matt Bingham’s request for …

June 15, 2016

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Grassroots America Joins Other Conservative Leaders – Call on State Leaders to Remedy Ethics Commission EXPIRED Terms!

June 6, 2016

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Update – Case to Remove Baker

1) Update: Plaintiffs’ decline to answer Smith County DA, citing his conflict of interest   2) E-mails: Assistant Attorney General & Smith County DA   3) E-mails: Smith County DA questions to Plaintiffs’ Attorneys   Smith County DA Steps Aside in Case to Remove Baker

May 26, 2016

Why Hughes over Simpson

Record votes and a candidate’s own words matter…  We’re getting lots of inquiries today on the Senate District 1 race. This is the race for the seat held by retiring Sen. Kevin Eltife. SD 1 includes Bowie, Camp, Cass, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Panola, Red River, Rusk, Titus, Upshur, Wood, and Smith counties. …

May 24, 2016

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