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Michael Burgess' Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
May 21, 2014 Burgess Introduces Legislation to Improve Care, Treatment of Sleep Apnea
April 3, 2014 Burgess, Capps Introduce Legislation to Provide Maternity Health Care to Women in Need - See more at: http://burgess.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=375261#sthash.WVYHsN4A.dpuf
Jan. 9, 2014 Health Subcommittee Continues Work Toward Permanent Solution to SGR
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 1, 2013 Gov. Perry, Sen. Cornyn, Sen. Cruz: Texas Stands Firm Against Medicaid Expansion
March 15, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter
March 6, 2013 Column - Adding millions to Medicaid system isn't the solution
July 9, 2012 The Affordable Care Act Continues to Hurt Patients and Doctors
June 18, 2012 President Obama Creates More Chaos and Uncertainty
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
Jan. 20, 2012 Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address - "Obama Puts Politics Over Jobs"
Sept. 22, 2011 Bicameral Repeal CLASS Group Calls on HHS Secretary Sebelius to Clarify Plans and Details on Program Implementation
July 6, 2011 Affordable Care Act Destroys Patient Access
Dec. 9, 2010 Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act of 2010
April 23, 2010 Burgess: The Findings From This Report Should Surprise No One
Feb. 5, 2010 Burgess Statement On January Jobs Numbers
Nov. 6, 2009 Burgess Statement On October Unemployment Numbers
Oct. 28, 2009 Burgess Statement On Third Quarter GDP Numbers
July 31, 2009 Burgess Doctor Amendment Defeated By One Vote
July 14, 2009 Ensuring There Are Enough Medicaid Doctors
June 5, 2009 RTT News: Lawmakers, Administration Officials React To Employment Numbers
Feb. 10, 2009 Motion To Go To Conference On H.R. 1, American Recovery And Reinvestment Act Of 2009
June 1, 2007 The June Burgess Bulletin
May 16, 2007 Oppose The Second Chance Act
May 5, 2007 Summit on Aging Answers Questions about the Future
March 28, 2007 Concurrent Resolution On The Budget For Fiscal Year 2008
March 1, 2007 The March Burgess Bulletin
July 26, 2006 Tackling the Impossible? Lawmakers Address Physician Payment Overhaul
Feb. 2, 2006 Statement on Republican Leadership Election Outcome
Nov. 9, 2005 Accountability of Congress
Sept. 15, 2005 US Long Term Care Needs Better Strategy
June 15, 2005 Medicaid Reform
Nov. 19, 2004 Medical Malpractice Insurance Reform
June 17, 2004 Father's Day
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