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Rep. Michael C. Burgess, R-Texas

Member of the House (7th term)

Republican



Biography

District: Texas - 26th District
Political Highlights: no previous office,
Born: December 23, 1950; Rochester, Minn.
Residence: Argyle
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Wife, Laura Burgess; three children
Education: North Texas State U., B.S. 1972; North Texas State U., M.S. 1976; U. of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, M.D. 1977; U. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, M.S. 2000
Elected: 2002
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade - Chairman; Health; Oversight & Investigations); Rules
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 43rd ranked House Republican
Twitter: 19,098 followers
State Clout: Texas is 3rd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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