Politician Info
F Michael Burgess (R - TX) MANDATORY MINIMUMS JAIL TIME FOR POSSESSION NO MEDICAL USE

Holds office U.S. House District 26

Candidate in race for U.S. House District 26

Comments

-Regarding opioid abuse , he said "Those who suffer from addiction often start at a young age, with alcohol and marijuana, and then move to other drugs like opioids. In examining opioid abuse, we must also consider the factors that lead people to abuse - and what we are doing to address them."
Encouraged NIH to continue research on MJ effects "Right now, this nation is in a significant experiment to legalize marijuana," http://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/204690-nih-expert-warns-against-legalizing-pot

Votes
2019: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595
No
2019: Blumenauer/McClintock/Norton Amendment to Protect Legalization
No
2016: Veterans Equal Access Amendment
No
2015: Rohrabacher/Farr Amendment to Protect Medical
No
2015: McClintock/Polis Amendment to Protect Legalization
No
Contact Michael Burgess

Email: http://burgess.house.gov/contact/356345.htm

Web: http://burgess.house.gov/

Phone: 202-225-7772

Address

2161 Rayburn House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515

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