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Former Florida congressman Allen West unseats James Dickey to become Texas GOP chairman

West defeated Dickey, who was running for a second full term, early Monday morning at a tumultuous virtual state convention.

Allen West, former Florida congressman and candidate for chairman of the Republican Party of Texas, speaks at the Texas Public Policy Foundation's policy orientation meeting in Austin on Feb. 9, 2018.

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