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  • Dr. Burgess Weekly Address: Honoring North Texas Veterans
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on November 9, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans Affairs

    Ahead of Veterans Day, Dr. Burgess awarded the Congressional Veteran Commendation to five outstanding North Texas veterans. In this weekly address, he pays tribute to those in North Texas and beyond who have fought to protect American freedom. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Dr. Burgess Weekly Address: Correcting the Record
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on October 31, 2018 | Preview rr

    As the topic of health care trends in the news, Dr. Burgess sets the record straight on his efforts to create a fair system in which ALL patients are protected. Read his full remarks. Read more

  • Dr. Burgess Special Address: Reflections on the Squirrel Hill Attack
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on October 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    In this video message, Dr. Burgess addresses the violent attack at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Such violence toward any human being – whether a group of worshipers, an elected official, a member of the media, or anyone else – is inherently wrong and absolutely unacceptable. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: A Step Closer to Securing American Borders
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on October 19, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Foreign Affairs and Trade, Family Issues

    Foreign assistance can be a powerful motivator for the leaders of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. In his most recent weekly address, Dr. Burgess discusses why Congress should ensure that American foreign aid given to these countries is redirected to organizations working to address the circumstances that spur people to leave for the United States. Read his full remarks. Read more

  • Dr. Burgess Weekly Address: Reducing Maternal Mortality Across the U.S.
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on October 12, 2018 | Preview rr

    Eliminating all preventable maternal mortality should be a national goal. Dr. Burgess is committed to analyzing the data, asking the right questions, and advancing meaningful solutions to end maternal mortality in Texas and around the country. Read his full remarks. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Protecting American Skies
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on September 28, 2018 | Preview rr

    This week, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration for five years. This bill includes Dr. Burgess' amendment to prohibit the weaponization of drones without FAA authorization. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess discusses why Congress must act before death by armed drone becomes a headline. Read his full remarks. Read more

  • Special Address: Investing in American Success
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on September 28, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Budget and Spending

    Today President Trump signed an appropriations bill that includes important funds to keep Americans safe, prioritize health and safety, and create economic opportunity. In this special address, Dr. Burgess discusses Congress' investment in these critical areas. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Building Safer Communities
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on September 21, 2018 | Preview rr

    From combating our nation's opioid crisis and securing American borders to improving school safety and investing in our Armed Forces, Dr. Burgess gives an update on his work to build safer communities in North Texas and around the country. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Dr. Burgess Weekly Address: Being Ready in North Texas
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on September 14, 2018 | Preview rr

    As communities across the country prepare for severe weather, Dr. Burgess provides resources to help North Texans be ready for any emergency they may face. For further updates and information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), please visit Ready.gov. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Supporting American Workers
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on September 1, 2018 | Preview rr

    Each year, Labor Day is an opportunity to consider how American workers are building a strong foundation for their families while contributing to the advancement of our economy. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess reflects on his work to build American jobs for American workers at American wages. Read his full remarks here. Read more