Ultimately, government is of the people, by the people, and for the people.
The goal of taxation should be to bring the highest possible value to citizens and fulfill all responsibilities of local government without waste.
Each resource managed is one that belongs to the citizens of Smith County.
It is crucial that the electorate hold government accountable.
Smith County Judge Nathaniel Moran announced his intention to run for the seat at a press conference Friday morning. Moran was appointed by the Smith County Commissioners Court to fill the seat in July 2016, after it was vacated by former County Judge Joel Baker’s resignation. The seat is up for election in 2018, and…