Skip to main content

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.

Texans need truth. Help us report it.

Yes, I'll donate today

Explore related story topics

Politics State government 2020 elections Dennis Bonnen Texas House of Representatives