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Michael Burgess' Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Michael C. Burgess
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 26, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 26
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Laura; 3 Children
Birth Date: 12/23/1950
Birth Place: Rochester, MN
Home City: Lewisville, TX
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2015
May 22, 2014 Burgess Statement on USA Freedom Act Vote
Jan. 17, 2014 Burgess Statement on President's Changes to NSA Program
June 11, 2013 Letter to Daniel Werfel, Acting Commissioner of Internal Revenue - IRS Seizure of Health Records
March 14, 2013 Burgess, Gibson Introduce No Armed Drones Legislation
June 27, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
Oct. 3, 2011 Solyndra
Aug. 18, 2011 Committee Leaders Applaud Court Decision that White House Must Increase Transparency
June 11, 2009 Rep. Burgess Joins Country In Mourning Holocaust Memorial Museum Attack
April 22, 2009 Right-Wing Extremism
April 16, 2009 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security
Jan. 18, 2008 Rep. Burgess Honors Martin Luther King, Jr.
Sept. 25, 2007 From Imus to Industry: The Business of Stereotypes and Degrading Images
Sept. 27, 2006 Press Releases - Sexual Exploitation of Children Over the Internet - Follow Up Issues to the Masha Allen Adoption
July 13, 2006 U.S. Representative Michael Burgess Votes to Extend VRA
June 21, 2006 Statement on the Delay of the VRA Vote
March 8, 2006 Burgess Works on Committee Mark-Up Bill on Phone Record Sales
Jan. 31, 2006 Statement: Passing of Coretta Scott King
Oct. 25, 2005 Rosa Parks
July 1, 2005 Statement: Kelo V. City of New London
July 15, 2004 30-Something Democrats
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Judiciary
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