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Empower Texans helped topple House Speaker Dennis Bonnen. Did it further the conservative movement?

The hardline conservative group can claim a victory for ousting Bonnen. But will that be good for its ideological interests?

Michael Quinn Sullivan, president and CEO of Empower Texans, speaks during a Tea Party rally on the south steps of the Capitol in Austin on April 17, 2017.

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