Rep. Michael Burgess
Republican • 26th District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 46 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 5 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 234 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 217 of 438) 18 Made Into Law (Ranks 8 of 438)
Burgess was born December 23, 1950, in Rochester, Minnesota. He graduated from North Texas State University and from the medical school at the University of Texas in Houston. He completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas.
Burgess worked in Obstetrics and Gynaecology for over 20 years, delivering over 3000 babies in North Texas, including Paul LeBon and his children (Burgess would later face LeBon in the 2002 general election). Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5315Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 2 Views
To authorize the President to transfer certain military equipment to the Government of Ukraine, and for other purposes.
H.R.5141 - Unaccompanied Alien Children Assistance Control ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 2 Views
To reduce the amount of foreign assistance to Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador based on the number of unaccompanied alien children...
H.Res.670Motion to reconsider laid Jul 17, 2014 8 Views
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4719) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5263 - Living Donor Protection Act of 2014Referred to House Financial Services Jul 30, 2014 10 Views
To promote and protect from discrimination living organ donors.
H.R.5160Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 29, 2014 6 Views
To prevent the expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program unlawfully created by Executive memorandum on August 15, 2012.
H.Res.675Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 3 Views
Supporting the Constitutional authority of the Governors of the States of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California to take action to secure ...
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Aye (with party)August 01, 2014