New Texas State House Speaker elected unanimously
Governor Abbott and newly elected Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen appear to be on the same page. Governor Abbott sung Bonnen’s praises as he addressed the House on the first day of the Legislature on Tuesday (Jan 8th).
When addressing the State House, Gov. Abbott referred to their new Speaker, as a good friend and said he’ll be an outstanding speaker, part of the reason may be because the two agree on the top priorities of this Legislature Property tax reform with Harvey Relief being another.