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Elections 2020


Republican Michael Burgess

Michael Burgess (b. December 23, 1950, in Rochester, MN) is a Republican member of the U.S. House representing Texas's 26th Congressional District. He is seeking reelection to his current seat. Burgess was first elected to the House in the general election in 2002. In 2018, Burgess defeated Democrat Linsey Fagan and Libertarian Mark Boler (Burgess – 59.4%; Fagan – 39.0%; Boler – 1.6%). Burgess earned an undergraduate and masters from North Texas State University. He received an M.D. from the University of Texas Medical School. After completing his residency, Burgess practiced obstetrics for 30 years.

Current Office

  • Office: U.S. House Texas District 26
  • Level: Federal
  • Branch: Legislative

Upcoming Race

  • Office: U.S House Texas District 26
  • Year: 2020
  • District Name: Texas District 26
  • District Type: Congress
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower

Primary: Election Information

  • Date of Primary: March 3rd, 2020
  • Status: Advanced


  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Incumbent
  • Party: Republican Party
  • State: Texas
  • Office: Congress
  • District: Texas District 26
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower
  • Primary Date: March 3, 2020
  • General Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020

Federal Election Commission Candidate Disclosure

FEC Candidate ID: H2TX26093
FEC Committee ID: C00372532

I. Receipts:

Itemized Individual Contribution: $43300.0
Contributions must be itemized (i.e. listing specific information about the donor and the contribution) when the total given to the campaign from a single individual exceeds $200.
Unitemized Individual Contribution: $3,959.96
Total given to the campaign where specific information about the donors is not required because they have not given more than $200.
Total Individual Contributions: $47259.96
Party Committee Contributions: $0
Contributions from party committees.
Other Committee Contributions: $73550.0
Mostly contributions from PACs, also includes contributions from other candidates.
Candidate Contributions: $0
Contributions from the candidate him(her)self.
Total Overall Contributions: $121934.96
Total Loan Amount: $0
Total Receipts: $120811.09

II. Disbursements:

Total Loan Repayment Amount: $0
Total Contribution Refunds: $350.0
Total Disbursements: $151451.58

III. Cash Summary:

Ending Cash on Hand: $0
Ending cash balance on the most recent filing.

2019-04-15T00:00:00|||Last File Date:

Source: OpenFEC. Content deemed accurate but not guaranteed.