U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess


U.S. Reps: CDC, President Not Showing Urgency In Ebola Outbreak

At 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.


(credit: Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Lawmaker Leads Call For Rx Abuse Crackdown

Some 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.


Rep. Michael Burgess hosts a forum with America's Health Insurance Plans President and CEO Karen Ignagni on Capitol Hill October 26, 2009 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

New Bill May Save Keller Girl’s Life

A bill just introduced in Washington may provide the life-saving physical therapy a Keller girl has been fighting to receive.


Henry Kamnick

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.