The Honorable Dennis Bonnen was sworn in as Texas Speaker of the House on January 8, 2019. He was elected to the position by his colleagues, Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen have set the unity among the House Chamber through the empowerment of his members to work as one to achieve positive results that will tackle the states pressing problems. Productive and efficient government is the main goal of Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen, he believes that they can achieve a productive and efficient government by setting aside the politics and will focus on the solutions for the state’s problems that will be enjoyed by the Texans. Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen has been serving the Texas House of Representatives for more than 20 years, the 25th House district has been represented by Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen that holds the southern Brazoria County and the entire Matagorda County. Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen at the age of 24 have been elected to the Legislature before joining the House in 1997 and began his 12th term of office in January 2019.
Before becoming the Speaker of the House, Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen served the three legislative sessions as a Speaker Pro Tempore. In the 84th and 85th sessions, Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen have served as the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee and in his 85th session he became a member of the House Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee. Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen served as Chairman of the Environment Regulation Committee, Sunset Advisory Committee, and the House Special Purpose Districts Committee, a Vice Chairman of the Joint Committee of Oversight of Higher Education Governance, Excellence and Transparency, and a member of the Natural Resource Committee, These are all of the experiences and services he has experienced before being elected as the Honorable Speaker of the House. Gulf coast is where the Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen was born and raised, then he resided with his family in Lake Jackson, Texas. While the Honorable Speaker Dennis Bennin stayed at home in Brazoria County he is involved in a lot of community activities and is well loved by his community, he served as the honorary chairman of Brazosport College’s “Count on Us” campaign, and the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement and B.I.G Love Cancer Care Services, and an honorary member of the Brazoria and Matagorda County Cavalries. Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen has offered a lot of services to his community and state before being elected as the Honorable Speaker, he has become the honorary co-chairman of the Leukemia Society, Light the Night Walk, and Crime Stoppers Golf Tournament, while being an active supporter of the Brazoria County Fair, BACH, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, ActionS, Inc., and local Boys and Girls Clubs.