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TSA Body Scanner Lobbyist Takes Congressional Job Overseeing Spending on TSA Security

by The Intercept on 05/27/2015

Justice Alito's Son Quits Gibson Dunn for Capitol Hill Job

by Legal Times on 05/27/2015

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by The Hill on 05/26/2015

Cochran's bride may continue as staff member

by Hattiesburg (Miss.) American on 05/26/2015

Family Ties for Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas, 26th)
In Office
Alternate Name: Michael Clifton Burgess

Below we show financial and other ties of note between this member of Congress and his or her family members. Much or all of the data was made possible with the exhaustive research by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington.
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Family Ties Rep. Michael Burgess Family

Family Member Rep. Michael Burgess (self)

  • EarmarksRep. Michael Burgess is associated with organizations that have received earmarks from him:

    • University of North Texas System (related to University of North Texas) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $3,600,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Institute for Science and Engineering Simulation/Aircraft Fatigue Modeling and Simulation
      • $2,500,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Institute for Science and Engineering Simulation (ISES)/Aircraft Fatigue Modeling and Simulation

Family Member Robert Widmer (brother-in-law)

Family Member Laura Burgess (wife)