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  1. Overnight Healthcare: Ebola survivor to testify before CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Hill

    ... margin of more than 2 to 1, records show. Read more here . GOPer raises concerns about abused migrants: Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) on Thursday accused the Obama administration of failing to properly investigate potential instances of human ...

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  2. GOP lawmaker says feds ignore human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Hill

    Rep. Michael Burgess on Thursday accused the Obama administration of failing to properly investigate potential instances of human trafficking along the Mexican border. Burgess, an obstetrician and gynecologist who has visited the border, said he's observed boys and girls under the age of 10 who displayed signs of abuse, but said federal workers are not told to investigate the cases or report them to state authorities.

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  3. Overnight Health: Us plans 'surge' of Ebola workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Hill

    ... to participate in a clinical trial for the first Ebola vaccine but was rejected because of his age. Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) joked about the issue Wednesday at a congressional roundtable with Francis Collins, the director of the National ...

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  4. GOP lawmaker: Test Ebola vaccine on meRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Hill

    A Republican congressman said he wants to participate in a clinical trial for the first Ebola vaccine but was rejected because of his age. Rep. Michael Burgess joked about the issue Wednesday at a congressional roundtable with Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health .

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  5. FDA's Shuren Defends Plan to Issue Guidance for LDTs at House HearingRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | IOMA

    Sept. 9 - A Sept. 9 hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee regarding the FDA's intention to issue draft guidance on laboratory-developed tests turned somewhat testy, as some Republican members accused the FDA of trying to sidestep the formal rulemaking process.

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  6. House passes bill to undo rural hospital supervision requirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Hill

    ... strain on providers while providing no quality improvements for the patients they serve," Jenkins said. Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) said the bill would prevent the possibility for people being unable to receive care at the hospitals. "This is a ...

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  7. The Military's Insurer Has Been Refusing to Cover This Little Girl's Therapy for Four YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    ... was a last resort. After their attempts to work with Tricare failed, they tried Congress. Representative Michael Burgess introduced a bill known as Kaitlyn's law, which would prohibit Tricare from denying coverage for physical therapy using horses, ...

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  8. Inside Texas PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Democratic strategist Harold Cook. He doesn't want to send American troops to Ukraine, but Republican Rep. Michael Burgess says the United States should give old military equipment to Ukraine as it fights an uprising of pro-Russian rebels. Burgess ...

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  9. Tant: Push for Nixon resignation was true bipartisanshipRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... impeachment in an opinion column for the conservative Washington Times. A year later, Texas Congressman Michael Burgess told a tea party group that impeachment "needs to happen." Earlier this year, Georgia's own GOP Rep. Paul Broun told a group of ...

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  10. Brazile: Obama lawsuit is door to impeachmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    ... possibility." In 2013, Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Fla., Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Texas, Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., all joined the hallelujah - excuse me - impeachment chorus. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, ...

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  11. Texas shelter for immigrant children to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... housing young immigrants at Lackland Air Force Base in San Anotnio, TX, Monday, June 23, 2014. U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess also went on the tour. Photo: BOB OWEN, San Antonio Express-News Young male immigrants can be seen through a wind flap on a ...

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  12. Is Blue Button a short-term solution for interoperability? - CMS...Read the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Politico

    ... state by state." Full story from David Pittman: http://politico.pro/UEbQRF QUANTIFIED SELF LAWMAKERS: REP. MICHAEL BURGESS: I'm hoping to feature lawmakers who use mHealth in MeH on a regular basis - know of one? Ping me! Yesterday, I caught up with ...

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  13. There will be some "bumps" in Obamacare enrollment this year: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | CBS News

    ... continues to ignore recommendations and continues to pump money into what may be a futile effort," said Rep. Michael Burgess, R-TX, who added, "We have very little to show for our money." Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., pointed to the fact that ...

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  14. FDA plans to regulate lab testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Hill

    ... based on these tests are sound," Markey said. But not everyone is happy with the FDA's decision. Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) says the FDA's guidance will stifle innovation and require more taxpayer funding. "FDA is the subject of much criticism ...

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  15. GOP Congressman Suggests Obama Should 'Send A Boat' To Pick Up Immigrant ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Switched

    Rep. Michael Burgess suggested Thursday that if President Barack Obama is concerned about the well-being of thousands of unaccompanied children who have fled violence in their home countries in Central America, then perhaps he should "send a boat down to pick them up."

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  16. House Passes Resolution to Authorize Lawsuit Against Obama Alleging He Exceeded Constitutional PowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    ... is essential to a functioning democracy," said House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodatte (R-Va.). Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) added that opponents of the health law want to see if fully enforced so it can be shown how harmful it is to the ...

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  17. So, which party actually brought up impeachment first, anyway?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... issue more than Republicans, a little bit of research reveals the following: As early as 2011, Congressman Michael Burgess (R) of Texas was quoted as saying that the GOP should use impeachment to stop the president from "pushing his agenda." More ...

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  18. How the Democrats Co-Opted Tea Party's Impeachment TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | ABC News

    ... reasons the president should be impeached in a post on his campaign website. Not long after, Texas GOP Rep. Michael Burgess said explicitly that impeachment "needs to happen." By this spring, at least 11 Republican lawmakers - Rep. Michele Bachmann ...

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  19. 'Do nothing' Congress faces urgent 'to do' listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Salinas Californian

    ... failed to make significant progress by late Friday. "We can't go home without fixing anything," said Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Texas, who said he was most hopeful Congress could reach a compromise on a veterans' health care bill. Burgess, a doctor, ...

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  20. 'Do nothing' Congress faces urgent 'to do' list'Do nothing' Congress...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | USA Today

    ... failed to make significant progress by late Friday. "We can't go home without fixing anything," said Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Texas, who said he was most hopeful Congress could reach a compromise on a veterans' health care bill. Burgess, a doctor, ...

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