Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) biography

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

9th term Republican from Texas 26th District.

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

Contact Rep. Michael Burgess.

Website: burgess.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2161 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-4326
Phone: (202) 225-7772
Fax: (202) 225-2919

Lake Dallas Office: (more district offices)

2000 South Stemmons Freeway, Suite 200
Lake Dallas, Texas 75065
Phone: (940) 497-5031
Fax: (940) 497-5067



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: James Decker
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: Amanda Baldwin
  • Legis. Dir.: Rachel Huggins
  • Comm. Dir.: Emma Thomson
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Elizabeth Allen
  • Telecomm LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Education LA: Michael Yancey
  • Transportation LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Trade LA: Michael Yancey
  • Commerce LA: Michael Yancey
  • Labor LA: Michael Yancey
  • Budget LA: Rachel Huggins
  • Government Affairs LA: Michael Yancey
  • Space - NASA LA: Michael Yancey
  • Animal Welfare LA: Michael Yancey

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 Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Nay Voted Against
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Nay Not Scored

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 Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Michael Burgess
 

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