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  • Weekly Address: Increasing Our Energy Efficiency
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on September 20, 2019 | Preview rr

    The recent attacks on an oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia could have strained our national energy resources and hurt our growing economy. Hear Dr. Burgess' thoughts on why this did not happen in this week’s address. Read more

  • Weekly Address: The Dignity of Work
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on August 30, 2019 | Preview rr

    Labor Day is an opportunity to consider how American workers are contributing to the advancement of our economy while creating a strong foundation for themselves and their families. Dr. Burgess is committed to supporting American workers with sensible and sustainable policy. Read his full remarks. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Supporting North Texas Students
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on August 23, 2019 | Preview rr

    As North Texas students, teachers, and staff return to school this summer, Dr. Burgess discusses the importance of education and his work to help students succeed. As Congress considers education policy, we must ensure that future generations of Americans have the necessary skills to find jobs, defend our nation, and spur the economy. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Hearing from North Texans
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on August 2, 2019 | Preview rr

    Following two town halls this week, Dr. Burgess spoke about the importance of hearing from constituents of the 26th District about important issues such as national security, health care, and the economy. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Supporting North Texas Veterans
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on July 12, 2019 | Preview rr

    In Congress, Dr. Burgess is committed to supporting veterans in North Texas and around the country. This week, he visited the new VA Behavioral Health Center in Denton during the first day of its operations. This facility, The Annex, will help North Texas veterans access quality mental health care close to home. For more information, read his complete remarks. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Stewarding Americans' Tax Dollars
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on June 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    This week, the U.S. House considered appropriations bills for fiscal year 2020. As Dr. Burgess discusses in the weekly address, this legislation - as drafted by House Democrats - endangers our military, wastes taxpayer dollars, and kicks solutions for the humanitarian crisis on our southern border further down the road. Read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Marking Memorial Day
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on May 24, 2019 | Preview rr

    From the beginning of our nation’s history, the men and women of our Armed Services have embodied the most fundamental American values – selflessness, patriotism, and dedication. As Americans prepare to mark Memorial Day, Dr. Burgess reflects on the sacrifices of those who serve our nation. Read his full remarks. Read more

  • An Update on Border Security
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on May 17, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Homeland Security and Immigration

    Yesterday, Dr. Burgess joined President Trump at the White House as he outlined his plan to reform America's immigration policies and secure the southern border. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess offers a path forward. You can read his full remarks here. Read more

  • Weekly Address: The Dignity of Life
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on January 18, 2019 | Preview rr

    As Americans commemorate the life and legacy of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.,we are united by our belief that all people have been endowed by their Creator with unalienable rights including life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. As Americans commemorate the life and legacy of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., we are united by our belief that all people have been endowed by their Creator with unalienable rights including life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Read more

  • Weekly Address: Border Security is National Security
    Posted in Dr. Burgess Weekly Video Address on January 11, 2019 | Preview rr

    Texans have firsthand experience with the humanitarian and security crisis on the southern border. In this weekly address, Dr. Burgess offers an update on his efforts to secure American borders and reopen the federal government. Read more