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Michael Burgess' Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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
April 1, 2014 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The GM Ignition Switch Recall: Why Did It Take So Long?
March 11, 2014 Letter to David Friedman, Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration - Information on GM Recalls
March 11, 2014 Letter to Mary Barra, Cheif Executive Officer of the General Motors Company - Information on Auto Recall
Dec. 6, 2013 Blog: Interstate 35E
Nov. 27, 2013 Burgess Applauds American Airlines Merger as "One Step Closer"
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Aug. 21, 2013 Congressman Burgess' Statement on Justice Department Interference in the American Airlines Merger
Feb. 15, 2013 Burgess Statement on American Airlines Merger
March 1, 2012 Letter to President Obama
June 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation
Jan. 25, 2011 Burgess Wants Pause On The EPA's Ethanol Waiver
Nov. 30, 2010 Burgess Letter to Texas Sunset Advisory Commission
Dec. 10, 2009 Hearing Of The Joint Economic Committee- "The Challenge Of Creating Jobs In The Aftermath Of The "Great Recession'"
May 21, 2009 FAA Reauthorization Act Of 2009
May 21, 2009 House Accepts Burgess Amendment Protecting FAA Whistleblowers
April 22, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - The American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
Sept. 10, 2008 The News Connection - Congress is Back to Business - the People's Business
Aug. 19, 2008 Burgess Brings Top Transportation Officials to See I-35E Lake Lewisville Bridge
May 1, 2008 Motorcycle Safety is Worthy of a Second Look
Jan. 17, 2008 Rep. Burgess Says Patching Transportation Funding Problems by Raising the Gas Tax Wrong Solution at Wrong Time
June 19, 2007 Burgess Comments on Recommendation of NTTA Bid Offer
June 15, 2007 Burgess Enhances Secure Flight in Homeland Appropriations
June 15, 2007 Burgess Enhances Secure Flight in Homeland Appropriations
June 14, 2007 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
April 18, 2007 Alternative Transportation Fuels: An Overview
Dec. 5, 2006 The December Burgess Bulletin
Nov. 28, 2006 Transportation Leaders Tackle Planes, Trains and Automobiles at 4th Annual Summit
Sept. 29, 2006 Press Release - Statement on the Passage of the Wright Amendment in Congress
Sept. 29, 2006 Wright Amendment Reform Act Of 2006
Aug. 10, 2006 Statement on Thwarted Terrorist Plot
July 12, 2006 Reforming the Wright Amendment - Opening Statement
May 23, 2006 Congressman Burgess Supports the "Click It or Ticket"
March 13, 2006 115 House Members Sign Norwood Letter Seeking Airline Pension Help
March 9, 2006 Congratulating the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
June 22, 2005 The Wright Amendment
May 26, 2005 Reps. Burgess, Barton, Granger, Marchant Come Out in Strong Opposition to Wright Amendment Repeal Bill
March 10, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
March 9, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
Dec. 6, 2004 In Recognition of the Valor of Clay R. King
Oct. 13, 2004 The Burgess Bulletin - Legislative Alert
Aug. 25, 2004 Panel I of a Hearing of the Aviation Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Aviation Security Recommendations
July 8, 2004 The Toyota Prius
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Transportation and Infrastructure
Issue Position: Transportation
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