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Michael Burgess' Public Statements on Issue: Education

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 24, 2011 Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education
May 24, 2011 Burgess Statement on Kevin Jennings's Departure with the Department of Education
April 22, 2011 Hutchison and Burgess: Emergency Education Funding Delivered to Texas
April 22, 2011 Hutchison and Burgess: Emergency Education Funding Delivered to Texas
April 14, 2011 Texas Schoolchildren One Step Closer in Receiving $830 Million
April 12, 2011 Hutchison and Burgess: Texas Schoolchildren No Longer Penalized in Education Jobs Funding
Feb. 8, 2011 Texas Delegation Introduces Legislation To Repeal Doggett Language That Discriminates Against Texas
Sept. 14, 2010 Texas Republicans Introduce Legislation To Repeal Doggett Education Language That Discriminates Against Texas
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
March 17, 2010 Health Care Reform
Dec. 10, 2009 Obama's Risky-Sex Czar
Sept. 17, 2009 Statement On Vote Of H.R. 3221, Student Aid And Fiscal Responsibility Act Of 2009
Sept. 17, 2009 Rep. Burgess Statement On "No" Vote On HR 3221, The Student Aid And Fiscal Responsibility Act Of 2009
June 23, 2009 Panel III Of A Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - Comprehensive Health Reform
Sept. 23, 2008 Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research, and Education Amendments of 2008
Oct. 9, 2007 Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
Sept. 27, 2007 Full Committee Markup, RE: Health/Environment/CTCP
Sept. 4, 2007 Health Care
Aug. 1, 2007 Burgess Brings Amendment Forward to Prevent Future Tragedies
July 17, 2007 Health Care
May 15, 2007 Delivery Of Health Care In The United States
Sept. 27, 2006 Congratulating Donald Elementary School, No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon School -- Hon. Michael C. Burgess
May 1, 2006 The Burgess Bulletin - May 2006
Feb. 8, 2006 Burgess Supports Resolution Recognizing NASCAR-HBCU Partnership
June 22, 2005 Leadership Training Institute of America
March 1, 2005 Recognizing the Benefits and Imposrtance of School-Based Music Education
Nov. 20, 2004 Improving Veterans Eye Care
May 5, 2004 Recognizing the Valuable Contributions of Military Impacted Schools and Staff for Their Ongoing Contributions to Education of Military Children
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
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