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Congress Says Bye to July and Heads into August Recess

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Dear Friends, I hope that you will join me either tomorrow night, August 2, 2022, or Thursday night, August 4, 2022, for one of my town halls. You can learn more here. I joined Maria Bartiromo on Mornings with Maria to discuss the CHIPS Act, the spending crisis facing America, and my legislation, the PARENT Act.   …

Burgess: Throwing More Money Just Won't Do It

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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX) joins Mornings with Maria on Fox Business to discuss the CHIPS Act, the new legislation he introduced and America's spending crisis. …

Burgess Leads Republicans to Prevent Child Trafficking

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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX) is leading Republicans to protect Unaccompanied Alien Children (UAC) from being trafficked throughout our country by introducing H.R. 8490, the Protecting an Alien child’s Reasonable Expectation of No Trafficking, or PARENT, Act of 2022. “My first trip to our southern…

A Doctor's Note on the Chaos Congress is Facing

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Dear Friends, I started the weekend in the District by hosting my annual2022 Energy Efficiency Summit & Fair at the University of North Texas (UNT). There I got to check out the indoor Fuel-Efficient Auto Show and see the Ford F150 Lightning. It was great to have UNT's President, Neal Smatresk, join us and host us on campus…

Burgess is Joined by Congresswoman Kat Cammack on “Doctor in the House”

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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX) sits down with Congresswoman Kat Cammack to discuss how her fight for life began in the womb. Fighting for Life Doctor in the House Listen to the full episode here. Cammack: "My mom was told she should abort me because when she was pregnant with my sister, they had told her that she would never be able to have…

Burgess Fights to End COVID Vaccine Mandates

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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX) led over 36 Republicans in offering amendments to prohibit funds being used to implement or enforce President Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate executive orders. During yesterday’s House Rules Committee meeting, his simple, less than a page amendments to the first Fiscal Year 2023…