Re-elect Maurice Cook for Sheriff Posted in: Opinions Places like Portland have shown us how easy it is for disruptive forces to infiltrate what starts as a good cause and turn it into a lawless mass of rioting and destruction. Their weak governors, mayors, and district attorneys have also shown us how important it is when voting for every elected official. Do we want a governing body in Bastrop County that allows a revolving door for criminals? A mentality that says, “Don’t arrest them for taking what belongs to someone else because maybe they needed it?” We need good people with commonsense in every position of our government. A ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!