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Y’All Answered: Keep Phelan As Speaker?

Y’All Answered: Keep Phelan As Speaker?

…Republicans! I hope he will be replaced promptly but someone who is not a Rino.” – Cathy Blake “With ‘friends’ like Dade Phalen, who needs enemies?” – Dennis Hill “If…

How the Texas House Speaker Is Chosen

How the Texas House Speaker Is Chosen

…him (State Reps. Jeff Cason and Bryan Slaton). When Dennis Bonnen was elected to the position in 2019, the vote was unanimous. Phelan has indicated he will run for the…

House Speaker Phelan Snubs Conservative Lawmaker

House Speaker Phelan Snubs Conservative Lawmaker

…his lieutenants rejected all attempts to ban the practice. Phelan, a former legislative staffer turned politician, was a top lieutenant of disgraced former House Speaker Dennis Bonnen. During his campaign…

Analysis: Why Is TLR Funding the Opposition?

Analysis: Why Is TLR Funding the Opposition?

…was a cheerleader for disgraced former Speaker Dennis Bonnen (who was forced from office in a quid-pro-quo scandal). Now, they are working in lockstep with incumbent liberal Speaker Dade Phelan….