Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address

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  • 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

  • Weekly Address: Championing Healthy Kids & Vital Health Programs
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on November 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    The House has passed legislation with provisions for some of the nation’s most important public health programs, including the state Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess discusses how these priorities will help North Texans - and Americans across our country - who rely on these vital health services. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: A Budget to Build a Better America
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on October 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    This week the House passed a budget for Fiscal Year 2018, a critical vote will pave the way for an upcoming overhaul of the federal tax code. In this Weekly Address, Dr. Burgess discusses how this budget will put our country on a sustainable path and help build a better America. You can read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Combating the Opioid Crisis
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on October 20, 2017 | Preview rr

    Dr. Burgess gives an update on Congress' bipartisan, commonsense work to combat the opioid epidemic, a crisis that has touched every corner of American society. Read his full remarks here. Read more