U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess

U.S. Reps: CDC, President Not Showing Urgency In Ebola OutbreakAt a hearing in Dallas, the CDC continued to recommend that flights to and from Ebola stricken countries not be restricted. They claimed that doing so would make fighting the global outbreak more difficult.
Texas Lawmaker Leads Call For Rx Abuse CrackdownSome lawmakers want to know why the federal government hasn't done more to prosecute clinics illegally dispensing prescriptions for pain medication. Leading the charge is North Texas Congressman Michael Burgess, a licensed physician.
New Bill May Save Keller Girl's LifeA bill just introduced in Washington may provide the life-saving physical therapy a Keller girl has been fighting to receive.
Azle Veteran Says Social Security Administration Won't Let Him Access Benefits An Azle veteran moved to North Texas from Germany when he was 12-years-old. Now 65, the man says he lost his green card and –– despite serving his country –– can't access his social security benefits.