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Burgess Leads 76 Members of Congress to Stand for Life
March 19, 2019
Washington, D.C. — Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), Republican Leader of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, led 12 U.S. Senators and 64 U.S. Representatives to stand against attacks on life. “As a pro-life physician serving in Congress, my career has been driven by the conviction that all life has meaningful potential,” said Dr. Burgess. “At a time when states’ rights are under constant attack in the courts, I am grateful to fellow Members of Congress who have joined my ... More
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Burgess Remarks at Hearing on Prescription Drug Costs
March 13, 2019
Washington, D.C. — Today Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), Republican Leader of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, delivered the following opening remarks at the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health hearing on “Lowering the Cost of Prescription Drugs: Reducing Barriers to Market Competition.” Dr. Burgess’ Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Thank you, Chairwoman Eshoo. Today, we are having a hearing that will touch upon the important topic of drug pricing; although I ... More
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Burgess: We Are Here to Serve the American People
March 13, 2019
On the House Floor, Dr. Burgess discussed Speaker Pelosi's decision to allocate valuable legislative time to a Sense of Congress Resolution that will not change the law, increase transparency, or serve the American people. He offered a long list of bipartisan priorities for which Congress could have used this week. More
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Burgess Welcomes Sec. Azar to Health Subcommittee
March 12, 2019
Washington, D.C. — Today Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), Republican Leader of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, welcomed Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to his first hearing at the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee to discuss President Trump’s fiscal year 2020 budget. Dr. Burgess’ Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Thank you, Chairwoman Eshoo, and welcome to Secretary Azar. It is a pleasure to have you testifying before the Health Subco... More
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Burgess to Hold Annual Emergency Preparedness Summit March 23
March 8, 2019
Lake Dallas, TX — Today Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX) announced the details of his 2019 Emergency Preparedness Summit & Fair that will be held on Saturday, March 23 at the Trophy Club Town Hall. “Weather in our region is unpredictable and can change in an instant. The Emergency Preparedness Summit is designed to help North Texas families prepare for any emergency they may face,” said Dr. Burgess. “Each year, I learn something new from the local and federal leaders who participate i... More
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