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  • Dr. Burgess Weekly Address: Combating the Opioid Crisis
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on March 9, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    The opioid crisis impacts every neighborhood in America – including neighborhoods in North Texas. To combat this epidemic, Congress is working to identify sensible solutions, striking the right balance between necessary enforcement and patient safety. In this video update, Dr. Burgess shares ways everyone can play a role in the team effort against opioid abuse. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Dr. Burgess Weekly Address: Remembering Rev. Billy Graham
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on March 2, 2018 | Preview rr

    This week the American people said goodbye to Rev. Billy Graham - an instrumental faith leader and American icon. He is just the fourth American to lie in honor at the U.S. Capitol. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess reflects on Rev. Graham's legacy. You can read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Partnering with Sec. Azar
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on February 23, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    Secretary Azar recently testified before the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health for the first time. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess gives an update on his plans to collaborate with Sec. Azar and HHS on the health care issues that matter most to families in North Texas and across America. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Situation in Parkland, Florida
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on February 15, 2018 | Preview rr

    In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess discusses yesterday's evil attack in Parkland, Florida. You can read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Dr. Burgess Weekly Address: Update on the Memo
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on February 7, 2018 | Preview rr

    In this video message, Dr. Burgess provides an update on the classified memos relating to the American government’s surveillance capabilities. You can read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Special Address: State of the Union Recap
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on January 30, 2018 | Preview rr

    This evening, President Trump gave his first State of the Union Address. Congress and the American people heard a message on building a safe, strong, and proud America. In this special address, Dr. Burgess reflects on the State of the Union. This evening, President Trump gave his first State of the Union Address. Congress and the American people heard a message on building a safe, strong, and proud America. In this special address, Dr. Burgess reflects on the State of the Union. This evening, Pr... Read more

  • Weekly Address: Ensuring Emergency Preparedness
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on January 26, 2018 | Preview rr

    The recent false alarm in Hawaii raised questions about our country’s general preparedness and emergency infrastructure. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess discusses the importance of both ensuring emergency preparedness and Congressional oversight over this effort. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Special Address: Government Shutdown
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on January 20, 2018 | Preview rr

    Dr. Burgess recorded a special address on the government shutdown and its effects on our Armed Forces and essential government services. Although the government is closed, Dr. Burgess' work representing North Texans will not stop. For the duration of this funding lapse, his office will remain open during normal business hours to provide constituent services for the 26th District. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: The Memo
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Dr. Burgess reviewed the classified memo prepared by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • 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