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Michael Burgess' Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 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
Feb. 27, 2014 Burgess Opening Statement: O&I Hearing on Counterfeit Drugs
May 30, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Reform Act of 2012
Feb. 21, 2012 Burgess Presses FDA on Drug Shortages, FDA Responds By Allowing Importation of Replacement Drug
Nov. 17, 2011 The Hill - A QuietRevolution -- and a Helping Hand
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner
Oct. 27, 2011 Ongoing Investigation Reveals Chinese Firms Linked to Contaminated Heparin Still Supplying Crude Heparin to U.S.
Sept. 26, 2011 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Impact of Medical Device and Drug Regulation on Innovation, Jobs and Patients: A Local Perspective.
July 7, 2011 Health Subcommittee Examines FDA Regulatory Process
April 22, 2010 Health Care
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
Feb. 25, 2010 Health Care Summit
Feb. 2, 2010 Televise Health Care Negotiations
Dec. 8, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Health Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - "Prescription Drug Prices: Are Prices Rising Too Fast?"
Oct. 20, 2009 North Texas Daily: Letter To The Editor: Congressman Supports Kidney Bill
Oct. 14, 2009 Health Care Reform
June 11, 2009 Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - Emerging Health Care Issues: Follow-On Biologic Drug Competition
April 21, 2009 Health Care in America
April 1, 2009 Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act
Sept. 23, 2008 Meth Free Families and Communities Act
May 15, 2008 Subcommittee on Health Hearing re: Discussion Draft of the ‘Food and Drug Administration Globalization Act' Legislation: Device and Cosmetic Safety Provisions
May 1, 2008 Panel I of a Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Drug Safety Provisions of the Food and Drug Administration Globalization Act Discussion Draft Legislation
April 30, 2008 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The Heparin Disaster: Chinese Counterfeits and American Failures
April 22, 2008 Panel I of a Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The Food and Drug Administration's Foreign Drug Inspection Program
Feb. 6, 2008 The Health Care Reform that America Needs
Feb. 6, 2008 Health Care
Dec. 11, 2007 The Growing and Disturbing Trend of Food and Consumer Product Safety Recalls
Nov. 8, 2007 Food Safety and Product Recall
Nov. 1, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - FDA Foreign Drug Inspection Program
Oct. 30, 2007 Safety Recalls
Oct. 22, 2007 Health Care in America
Oct. 11, 2007 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, Panel I - Security of the Nation's Food Supply?
Oct. 10, 2007 Health Care in America
Sept. 26, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Health of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - H.R. 3610, The Food and Drug Import Safety Act
Aug. 2, 2007 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
July 17, 2007 Health Care
July 11, 2007 Food And Drug Administration AMendments Act Of 2007
July 10, 2007 Revision To Allocation For House Committees
June 21, 2007 Drug Safety/PDUFA/MDUFA Mark-Up
June 19, 2007 Drug Safety/PDUFA/MDUFA Mark-Up
May 22, 2007 Health Care
May 9, 2007 Assessing the Safety of Our Nation's Drug Supply
April 17, 2007 Prescription Drug User Fee Act Hearing
March 22, 2007 The Adequacy of the FDA to Assure the Safety of Drug Supply—Part 2
Feb. 13, 2007 The Adequacy of the FDA to Assure the Safety of Drug Supply
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Jan. 8, 2007 Why the Government SHOULD NOT Negotiate Drug Prices
Dec. 7, 2006 Sober Truth On Preventing Underage Drinking Act
Sept. 20, 2006 Addressing The Medicare Part D Doughnut Hole
July 19, 2006 Congressman Burgess Honored for Discouraging Underage Drinking and Drunk Driving
May 10, 2006 Encouraging All Eligible Medicare Beneficiaries to Review Available Options to Determine Whether Enrollment in a Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Best
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