Rep. Michael Burgess
Republican • 26th District, Texas • 7th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 13 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 6 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 34 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 207 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 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.1040Referred to House Rules Feb 24, 2015 10 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide taxpayers a flat tax alternative to the current income tax system.
H.R.668 - Health and Human Services Hiree Clarification ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 03, 2015 5 Views
To make clear that an agency outside of the Department of Health and Human Services may not designate, appoint, or employ special consultants,...
H.Res.70On agreeing to the resolution Agreed Feb 03, 2015 2 Views
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 596) to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1147Referred to House Education and the Workforce Feb 27, 2015 4 Views
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibil...
H.R.1149Referred to House Foreign Affairs Feb 27, 2015 2 Views
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompan...
H.R.1094Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 3 Views
To authorize and request the President to award the Medal of Honor posthumously to Navy Seal Christopher Scott Kyle for acts of valor during O...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActNay (against party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015