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.Res.138Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No Mar 03, 2015 15 Views
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1029) to amend the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act of 1...
H.R.1209Referred to the House Committee Mar 03, 2015 9 Views
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas.
H.R.1196Referred to House Energy and Commerce Mar 02, 2015 10 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify rules relating to health savings accounts.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.141Referred to the House Committee Mar 03, 2015 5 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.
H.R.1212Referred to the House Committee Mar 03, 2015 18 Views
To prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from reclassifying broadband Internet access service as a telecommunications service and fro...
H.Res.133Referred to the House Committee Mar 02, 2015 17 Views
Relating to consideration of the bill (H.R. 240) appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 3...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill
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