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Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX 26th District)

8th term Republican from Texas 26th District.

How They Voted Scorecards

Cumulative = 96%
2005 = 88%
2004 = 100%
2003 = 100%
(See "Key Votes" for more information.)

Bio

Residence: Pilot Point

Marital Status: Married (Laura)

Prev. Occupation: Physician

Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office

Education: BS North TX St. Univ., 1972; MS North TX St. Univ., 1976; MD Univ. of TX, 1977; MS Univ. of TX, 2000

Birthdate: 12/23/1950

Birthplace: Rochester, MN

Religion: Episcopal

Percentage in Last Election: 66%

Major Opponent: Eric Mauck


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Website: burgess.house.gov


Phone: (202) 225-7772
Fax: (202) 225-2919

Lake Dallas Office: (more district offices)

Phone: (940) 497-5031
Fax: (940) 497-5067



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Kelle Strickland
  • Scheduler: Amanda Stevens
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: James Decker
  • Comm. Dir.: Emma Thomson
  • Press Secy.: repburgess press
  • Military LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Health LA: Seth Gold
  • Financial Services LA: James Decker
  • Foreign Policy LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Agriculture LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Telecomm LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Elections LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Energy LA: James Decker
  • Environment LA: James Decker
  • Judiciary LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Tax LA: James Decker
  • Transportation LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Trade LA: James Decker
  • Commerce LA: James Decker
  • Labor LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Space - NASA LA: Rachel Huggins

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Michael Burgess voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 01/09/2009 Nay Voted For
F Vietnam Trade—H.R. 5602 11/13/2006 Nay Voted Against
P Property Rights—H.R. 4772 09/30/2006 Not Voting Not Scored
P Port Security—H.R. 4954 09/30/2006 Yea Voted For
P Defense Authorization—H.R. 5122 09/30/2006 Not Voting Not Scored
P Federal Prison Industries—H.R. 2965 09/14/2006 Yea Voted For
P Health Information Technology—H.R. 4157 07/27/2006 Yea Voted For
P India Nuclear Cooperation—H.R. 5682 07/26/2006 Yea Voted For
P International Investment Reform—H.R. 5337 07/26/2006 Yea Voted For
P Offshore Energy—H.R. 4761 06/29/2006 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Michael Burgess's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Michael Burgess a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1560 - 'To make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electro... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.1560 - 'To make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electro... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.CON.RES.85 - 'Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2010 and... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.1409 - 'To amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees t... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.11 - 'To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act ... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.384 - 'To reform the Troubled Assets Relief Program of the Secretary of the Treasury and ensure account... Support No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.12 - 'To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of d... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.2 - 'To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children''s Health Insur... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.6709 - The National Conservation, Environment, and Energy Independence Act of 2008 Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.

PAC

PAC Contributions

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