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  1. Career options for doctors: It's about opportunity not disillusionmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | AEI

    ... well). But physicians in a range of other roles were also present - docs who work in government (Congressman Michael Burgess, who trained as an ob/gyn; Jon White, a family medicine doctor now Acting Deputy National Coordinator in the ONC; and Taha ...

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  2. Congress to Vote on Sanctuary CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... Numbers USA, an advocacy group for stricter immigration laws and enforcement, opposes the bill . U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess , R-Lewisville, would not commit to supporting the legislation until he had a chance to read the law. But he said he is ...

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  3. Keller military family settles with Department of Defense over disabled girl's insurance costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Dallas Morning News

    ... the forest for the trees involves Kaitlyn Samuels, the teenage daughter of a Naval aviator ." North Texas' Michael Burgess, the Republican doctor-turned-congressman, got involved in the Samuels' case when in April 2013 he introduced the ...

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  4. Info blocking wars continue at HELP today - Lobbying ebbs a bit - ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Politico

    ... (i.e., Friday) at 12:00 p.m. More information here: http://politi.co/1Ml0s5D CONGRESSIONAL CURIOS: Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) took to HL7's genomics policy conference to push Cures interoperability - and also got some pushback. PUSH: " Please ...

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  5. U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess Blames Doctors, not FDA, for Medical Device's DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Dallas Observer

    Congressman Michael Burgess, representing Denton and Tarrant Counties, is a former gynecologist, but that won't stop him from defending a medical device that's been known to spread cancer in women. The device is a tool called the power morcellator, which doctors have used in surgery to grind up benign uterine tumors, but not cancerous ones, supposedly.

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  6. 510(k) Reform on a High WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

    ... to FDA. These were swiftly killed in the House Rules Committee by fellow Republican and ex-gynecologist Michael Burgess from Texas, on the grounds that any harms coming from morcellators were due to deficiencies in the state-regulated practice of ...

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  7. Barton is First Texas Congressman to Endorse PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... in the GOP nomination race, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz , announced four congressional endorsements, from U.S. Reps. Michael Burgess , R-Lewisville; John Culberson , R-Houston; Louie Gohmert , R-Tyler; and John Ratcliffe , R-Heath.

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  8. Former Gov. Rick Perry's official presidential announcement.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Texas Tribune

    ... in the GOP nomination race, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz , announced four Congressional endorsements, from U.S. Reps. Michael Burgess , R-Lewisville, John Culberson , R-Houston, Louie Gohmert , R-Tyler, and John Ratcliffe , R-Heath.

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  9. Gov. Kasich Makes Heroin Overdose Drug Available Without PrescriptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The Huffington Post

    ... Naloxone available without a prescription was brought up in an April oversight hearing in Congress. Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) said the Food and Drug Administration needed to make the life-saving drug as available as any other over-the-counter ...

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  10. Thompsona s Medicare access bill to be signedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Lake County Record-Bee

    WASHINGTON, D.C. >> U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson's bipartisan legislation to improve health care service and access to Medicare beneficiaries, and save tax dollars today passed the House and will go to the President to be signed into law. The legislation, titled the Medicare Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Improvement Act of 2015 extends the Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Program for two years.

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  11. Congressman Burgess drives home point on air bag recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Star-Telegram.com

    Burgess, the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade, recently held a hearing about the recall of 34 million vehicles to correct faulty Takata air bags. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, complained at the hearing that he needed more funding, Burgess responded.

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  12. Medical cures bill poised to advance, but sharp disagreements remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Washington Examiner

    ... but let us not be distracted from providing the tools for the next generation of doctors," said Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Texas. If the bill passes, it'll next be up to the Senate to act. The Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hopes to ...

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  13. The Right's 7 most ridiculous "scientific" theoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Salon

    It was Texas Representative Michael Burgess' turn on the GOP's Bullhorn of Crazy this week. "You watch a sonogram of a 15-week baby, and they have movements that are purposeful," Burgess said during a congressional debate on the House Republican's absolutely pointless bill outlawing abortions past 20 weeks.

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  14. New materials overcome designed-in automobile dangersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Hill

    ... even agreed...who is going to pay for it. I think that is the root of the problem." Subcommittee Chairman Michael Burgess (R-Texas) expressed lawmakers' incredulity that temporary replacements redeploying the defective design could maim or kill ...

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  15. Will the GOP take one more stab at winning the White House on Obamacare repeal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Kos

    ... think next steps, whatever they are, really do need to include the ballot box and the 2016 election," Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) said. There's just a few hitches with that approach. The law's overall favorability ratings are now higher than its ...

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  16. Will the GOP take one more stab at winning the White House on Obamacare repeal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Kos

    ... think next steps, whatever they are, really do need to include the ballot box and the 2016 election," Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) said. There's just a few hitches with that approach. The law's overall favorability ratings are now higher than its ...

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  17. Editorial: Texas medical fraud case screams for tighter auditing by fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Dallas Morning News

    ... sports cars and a 10,000-square-foot Cedar Hill mansion. Members of Congress - for instance, GOP Rep. Michael Burgess, a North Texas physician who serves on two House subcommittees focusing on health, oversight and investigations - should be ...

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  18. Dr. Adami, longtime surgeon, dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Dr. Gilbert Ernest Adami, a surgeon who practiced medicine in Denton for more than 50 years, healed countless locals and helped establish what eventually became Denton Regional Medical Center, died Wednesday. He was 93. His family cherishes his devoted, dedicated and tireless work.

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  19. Overnight Tech: FCC setting stage for spectrum auctionRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Hill

    ... realizing V2V [vehicle to vehicle] and its economic and public safety benefits," said subcommittee Chairman Michael Burgess (R-Texas). ONE LESS BLANK SPACE IN APPLE MUSIC'S CATALOG: Taylor Swift announced that she will stream her album "1989" on ...

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  20. Roberts draws wrath of right in saving ObamaCare a second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Hill

    ... es," said Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (R-Georgia). "If you look at Democratic appointees, they stick tight." Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) said the Republican 1 comment