The Honorable Dennis Bonnen was sworn in as Texas Speaker of the House on January 8, 2019. The colleagues of Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen have unanimously elected Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen to be the House Representative Speaker, it was because of the outstanding performance of Speaker Dennis Bonnen that has united all of his colleagues in addressing the state’s issues. Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen aims to the productivity and efficient handling in government that will be beneficial to the Texans by setting aside politics in order to find the best solutions that will address the state’s issues. The Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen has been in service at the Texas House of Representatives for 20 years, Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen represents the 25th House district that holds the southern Brazoria County with the 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 his 84th and 85th session, Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen have served as the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee and during the 85th session he became a member of the House Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee. Honorable Speaker Dennis Bonnen has served as the Chairman of the Environmental Regulation Committee, Sunset Advisory Committee and the House Special Purpose Districts Committee, also as a Vice Chairman of the Joint Committee of the Oversight of Higher Education Governance, Excellence and Transparency, and a member of the Natural Resource Committee. He was born and raised in on the Golf Coast, He resided with his wife and 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. The Honorable Speaker Dennis Bennin was so active and good at his services that he served as 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.