April 10, 2019      4:34 PM
Audio: Speaker Bonnen expects a divided House in property tax debate
In an at times fiery interview, Bonnen took a shot at Chairman Tim Dunn’s Empower Texans and allied organizations: “It’s a shame that people have to make a living spreading lies and false things just so they can rally troops to raise money.”
months of old school Senate-like comity in the Texas
House, Speaker Dennis Bonnen
this week suggested that he expects divisions to be revealed during the property
tax debate on Thursday.
love it to (be unanimous) but I'd be quite surprised," Bonnen told Chad Hasty of Lubbock radio station KFYO,
which is broadcasting from the Texas Capitol this week. Your editor
appears on the Chad Hasty Show Mondays at 10, by the way.
stopped short of predicting a unified GOP on the House floor when the final
vote is taken. "Hopefully among Republicans it is,” he said during the
interview in which he also critiqued Empower Texans and allied
By Scott Braddock