Rep. Michael Burgess

District:
Texas - District 26
Party:
Republican

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2015 Representative,
Texas's 26th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Burgess is a moderate Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Burgess’s bills have had a total of 545 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Michael Burgess sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Apr 2014, Burgess missed 231 of 8,390 roll call votes, which is 2.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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