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Dennis Bonnen says he has the votes to become the next speaker of the Texas House

Bonnen made the announcement at a press conference at the Capitol.

State Rep. Dennis Bonnen, R-Angleton, announces at a press conference on Nov. 12, 2018 that he has the support of 109 members of the state House of Representatives to assume the speakership in January 2019. 76 votes — one half plus one of the 150-member chamber — are needed.

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