This week marks 45 years since Rep. Sam Johnson returned to Texas after spending nearly seven years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam. Dr. Burgess recently spoke on the House Floor in honor of his fellow Texan on this significant "Returniversary."
CHIP is crucial for many Texas families Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. Dallas Morning News January 25, 2018 During my time in Congress, I have learned that language used in political discussions often becomes riddled with cumbersome numbers. In some cases, the numbers thrown around in a spirited debate can lose their meaning. Some statistics, however, hit particularly close to home. One of them is 400,000 - the 400,000 Texas children counting on the Children's Health Insurance Program. CH...