Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Michael Burgess's file

Burgess

Republican from Texas

Burgess, initially elected to Congress in 2002, founded and chairs the Congressional Health Care Caucus, which raises questions about the Democratic-steered overhaul of federal health laws that passed into law in the spring of 2010.

Burgess's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Burgess's statements for that ruling.

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Michael Burgess's website

Recent statements involving Michael Burgess

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Based on rates, not even the worst this decade

Recent stories featuring Michael Burgess

Bulb claims by the dozen

Texas U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess says you won’t be able to buy traditional 100-watt light bulbs next year. That claim drew our inaugural rating of Mostly False, which this week replaced Barely True on the Truth-O-Meter.

Mailbag: “You should have a Socialist-O-Meter”

Readers tell us how they would have rated statements (and one suggests a leftish replacement for the Truth-O-Meter).