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Michael Burgess' Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
Aug. 1, 2014 Burgess Introduces Legislation to Send Military Supplies to Ukraine
July 9, 2014 Letter to Victor Octavio Lua Escobedo, Juez Sexto de Distrito de Procedimientos Penales Federales XV Circuito - Calls on Mexican Court to Immediately Release U.S. Marine
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
March 6, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 933, Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
April 13, 2012 Military Service Academy Forum
July 19, 2011 Burgess Votes in Favor of Cap, Cut, and Balance
April 14, 2011 Burgess Statement On Troop Funding Legislation
March 1, 2011 Burgess Introduces Legislation to Authorize Bonds to Help Fund Military Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan
May 31, 2010 Honoring And Remembering Our Nation's Soldiers
May 5, 2010 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer
Feb. 25, 2010 Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
Dec. 16, 2009 Burgess Bill Would Make War Bonds Available For Purchase To Help Fund Military Operations In Iraq And Afghanistan
Dec. 1, 2009 Burgess Statement On President Obama's Recommendations For The War In Afghanistan
June 4, 2009 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Commercial Sales of Military Technologies
July 31, 2008 American-Made Energy Includes American-Refined Gasoline and Other Fuels
July 31, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009
July 29, 2008 Republican Energy Policy
March 5, 2008 FISA
March 5, 2008 Protecting America: FISA and Military Progress in the Middle East
Sept. 18, 2007 Burgess Hosts Vets for Freedom
July 24, 2007 Codel To Iraq
June 11, 2007 Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport's "Welcome Home A Hero" Program
March 12, 2007 Conditions At Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Feb. 27, 2007 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of A National Medal Of Honor Day
May 19, 2006 Burgess Votes in Favor of H.R. 5385, the Military Quality of Life and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2007
Feb. 28, 2006 Authorizing the President to Award a Congressional Gold Medal to the Tuskegee Airmen
Oct. 25, 2005 Lawmakers Join Jones' Call for President to Protect Military Chaplains' First Amendment Rights
May 26, 2005 Burgess Votes to Increase Funding for Military Personnel Past and Present
Oct. 13, 2004 The Burgess Bulletin - Legislative Alert
Sept. 22, 2004 Terrorism Around the World
May 20, 2004 Fallen Heroes
May 11, 2004 Expressing Appreciation for Our Troops
May 5, 2004 Recognizing the Valuable Contributions of Military Impacted Schools and Staff for Their Ongoing Contributions to Education of Military Children
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