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Rep. Michael Burgess and health care reform

Representative Michael Burgess
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Representative Michael Burgess

Rep. Michael C. Burgess
House of Representatives
2336 Rayburn House Office Building
TX

Local Office

Rep. Michael C. Burgess
Suite 230
1660 South Stemmons Freeway
Lewisville, TX 75067
Phone: 972-434-9700
Fax: 972-434-9705

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Rep. Michael Burgess: key health care votes

3/29/2012 3:27 PM H.Con.Res.112: Ryan Budget Bill 2012

Status: House passed 228-191, 12 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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Rep. Burgess voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

4/15/2011 2:23 PM H.Con.Res.34: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: House passed 235-193, 4 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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Rep. Burgess voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

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Medicare Resource Center blog posts mentioning Rep. Michael Burgess

Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?

04/18/2011 4:04 PM -- Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?The good news is that Ryan’s plan doesn’t appear likely to become law. The Democratic-controlled Senate and President Obama stand in its way. But the vote itself provides a stark ...



About Rep. Michael Burgess

Current Office: Representative from Texas
Name: Michael C. Burgess
Date Elected: 11/5/2002
District: TX_26
Party: Republican

Background Information:

Gender: Male
Birth Date: 12/23/1950
Birth Place: Denton County, TX
Spouse: Wife, Laura
Children: 3
Grand Children: 2

Education:

  • MD, University of Texas
  • MS, University of Texas
  • MS, North Texas State University
  • BS, North Texas State University

Professional Experience:

  • Doctor

Committees:

  • Committee on Energy and Commerce
  • Subcommittee on Energy and Power
  • Subcommittee on Health
  • Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
  • Committee on Rules
  • Subcommittee on the Legislative and Budget Process