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  • Weekly Address: Setting the Record on CHIP
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on January 12, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congress is facing a deadline to fund the state Children’s Health Insurance Program. In Texas, more than 400,000 children are counting on CHIP for their medical coverage. It’s time that we set the record straight, and urge the Senate Democrats to stop playing politics with American children and vote on this important bill. Read his full remarks. Read more

  • Weekly Address: 2017 Year in Review
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on December 29, 2017 | Preview rr

    Each year, Dr. Burgess publishes a report that details how he is serving the 26th District. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess breaks down accomplishments from 2017, and offers an outlook for the second half of the 115th Congress. Read his full remarks here, and read his complete 2017 Year End Report here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Merry Christmas
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on December 22, 2017 | Preview rr

    As we prepare to celebrate Christmas this weekend, Dr. Burgess gives holiday greetings and a reflection on 2017. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Special Address: Achieving Tax Reform for American Families
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on December 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care, Budget and Spending

    Today, Congress passed comprehensive tax reform for the first time since 1986. In this special address, Dr. Burgess discusses how these changes to the tax code will help families in North Texas and around the country keep more of their hard-earned money. Also as part of the tax reform package, Congress voted to eliminate Obamacare's intrusive individual mandate penalty - an overreach of Americans' personal freedom. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Protecting Those Who Serve Our Country
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on December 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Last week, Dr. Burgess introduced a bill that would protect federal security contractors working overseas from unfair sentencing requirements so that they can continue to protect our soldiers and civil servants to their full ability. In this weekly address, he discusses why this topic has become personal for him and for many North Texans. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Protecting Second Amendment Rights
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on December 8, 2017 | Preview rr

    In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess gives an update on two bills passed by the U.S. House of Representatives that will strengthen Second Amendment rights. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Marking One Year of 21st Century Cures
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on December 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    A year after the House passed the 21st Century Cures Act, Dr. Burgess gives an update on how this landmark law already is helping to deliver cures to American patients. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Giving Thanks
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on November 24, 2017 | Preview rr

    In this week's message, Dr. Burgess reflects on the many reasons we have to be thankful as we celebrate Thanksgiving. You can read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Pro-Growth, Pro-Family, Pro-American Tax Reform
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on November 17, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans Affairs

    This week the House passed a tax reform package that includes commonsense reforms to help hardworking American families. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess breaks down several important ways the plan will benefit families here in North Texas. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Veterans Day
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on November 10, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans Affairs

    Dr. Burgess reflects on the service and sacrifice of the many veterans in North Texas and around the country. Our troops have laid their lives on the line to protect our freedom, and they deserve all the respect and care our nation has to offer. Read his full remarks here. Read more