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Richard Burr's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Richard M. Burr
Office: U.S. Senate (NC) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Brooke; 2 Children: Tyler, William
Birth Date: 11/30/1955
Birth Place: Charlottesville, VA
Home City: Winston-Salem, NC
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 10, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - Buxton Shore Protection Project
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 12, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Concern Regarding the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's Ongoing Work at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
March 6, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Department of Energy - Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Project at Savannah River Site
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Regulatory Overreach Impacting Alabama, U.S. Jobs
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
June 18, 2013 Senators Burr, Hagan Applaud Committee Passage of Cape Hatteras Off-Road Vehicle Bill
March 15, 2013 Senator Burr, Congressman Dingell Response to Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Report
March 7, 2013 Senators Burr, Hagan Reintroduce Bill that Would Allow Off-Road Vehicle Use on Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Feb. 14, 2013 Senator Burr Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Renew and Improve Landmark Conservation Program
Jan. 23, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
April 26, 2012 Burr Bill Would Allow Off-Road Vehicle Use on Cape Hatteras National Seashore
April 24, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 8, 2012 Senator Richard Burr's Statement on ATSDR's Decision to Redact Public Information from Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Reports
Oct. 3, 2011 EPA Decision on Camp Lejeune Water Contamination
July 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
June 30, 2011 Letter to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson and Assistant Secretary of the Army Corps of Engineers Jo-Ellen Darcy
April 15, 2011 Five Members of Congress Question Navy Commitment
to Transparency Regarding Contaminated Camp Lejeune Water
April 7, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Feb. 1, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, and the Honorable Jacob Lew, Director, Office of Management and Budget
Jan. 6, 2011 Letter to Ms. Lisa Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Dec. 13, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator, United States Environmental Protection Agency & The Honorable Jacob Lew, Director, Office of Management and Budget
Sept. 1, 2010 Sen. Burr Pleased by Progress, Pushes for EPA Action on Asheville Hazardous Waste Site
June 25, 2010 Message From Senator Burr
June 18, 2010 Message From Senator Burr
June 18, 2010 Sens. Burr and Murkowski Urge Administration to Commit All Available Resources to Gulf Spill Cleanup
June 10, 2010 Letter to Admiral Allen, Secretary Napolitano, and Secretary Locke
June 9, 2010 Blog: Sen. Burr Questions Sec. Salazar on Oil Spill
March 11, 2010 Americans for Prosperity: No Climate Tax
Feb. 24, 2010 Dorgan Says Visit by Top Corps Official to the Red River Valley is an Important Step For Advancing a Flood Control Project
Feb. 19, 2010 Dorgan Chairs Hearing to Address Potential Consequences of Increasing Sulfate Levels
Oct. 7, 2009 Senate VA Committe to Hold Hearing on Possible Camp Lejeune Water Contamination
Aug. 5, 2009 Burr Bill Would Allow Off-Road Vehicle Use on Cape Hatteras National Seashore
July 10, 2009 Week in Review
July 1, 2009 Cap and Trade or Cap and Tax?
June 17, 2009 Hearing of the Readiness and Management Support Subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services Committee - "Defense Authorization Request for FY 2010 and the Future Years Defense Program for Military Construction, Environmental and Base Closure Programs"
June 17, 2009 Burr Presses on Camp Lejeune Water Contamination at Hearing
June 3, 2009 Resolution Recognizing 75th Anniversary of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park Passes Congress
May 8, 2009 Senator Burr Statement on the Water Contamination Investigation at Camp Lejeune
March 2, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President, United States
Dec. 10, 2008 Burr Unveils Kids' Passport for National Parks
July 22, 2008 Burr Lauds Senate Passage Of Clean Boating Act
June 11, 2008 Dole, Burr and Jones Introduce Legislation to Allow Off-road Vehicle Use on Cape Hatteras National Seashore
June 5, 2008 Illegal Logging
May 5, 2008 Letter to Stephen Johnson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Re: Flexibility in Ethanol Mandates to Lower Food Prices
April 14, 2008 Burr Calls For More Involvement In Our National Parks
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