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Richard Burr's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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 19, 2014 Foreign Policy
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 6, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Meriam Yahia Ibrahim
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 9, 2014 Letter to Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President - Settle US-China Solar Dispute
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
Feb. 26, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 24, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Portman Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Concerned with Japanese Agriculture Tariffs in Trade Negotiations
Feb. 10, 2014 Burr, Casey Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Pressing for Accountability in Sri Lanka
Dec. 5, 2013 Senator Burr Statement on the Passing of Nelson Mandela
Nov. 26, 2013 Coats Urges Strict Congressional Oversight of Iran Nuclear Deal
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Senator Menendez and Senator Corker - Iran Agreement
Oct. 30, 2013 Congratulating Azerbaijan
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
June 20, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to US Trade Representative Ron Kirk - International Trade
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
Sept. 12, 2012 Senator Burr Statement on Attacks in Libya and Egypt
Sept. 7, 2012 Senator Burr Statement on State Department's Decision to Designate Haqqani Network a Terrorist Organization
June 6, 2012 Senator Burr Sees Signs of Potential and Concern on Intelligence Committee Trip to Israel, Egypt, Djibouti
April 22, 2012 Charlotte Observer - No Easy Fix for Postal Service Woes
April 19, 2012 WWNC News Radio "Morning Report Podcasts with Jerri Jameson" - Transcript
Oct. 6, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton Secretary of State United States Department of State
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
July 22, 2011 Senator Burr Statement on Terrorist Attacks in Norway
March 14, 2011 Blog - Senator Burr Statement on Disaster Recovery in Japan
Feb. 28, 2011 Burr Introduces North Korean Refugee Adoption Act
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Susan E. Rice, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Gary Locke and Timonthy Geithner, Secretary of Commerce and Secretary of Treasurey
Dec. 16, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 16, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 10, 2010 Message From Senator Burr
Dec. 10, 2010 Senator Burr Statement New START Treaty
Nov. 22, 2010 Senate and House Introduce Bills to Sanction Individuals for Ongoing Human Rights Abuses in Vietnam
June 25, 2010 Message From Senator Burr
June 18, 2010 Message From Senator Burr
April 23, 2010 Letter To President Dmitry Medvedev, Russion Federation
April 13, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
March 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama
Dec. 2, 2009 Burr Statement on President Obama's Announcement on Afghanistan Strategy
April 27, 2009 Roxana Saberi Imprisonment
March 11, 2009 Letter To United States Secretary Of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton
Feb. 20, 2009 On the Road in North Carolina Continued
Sept. 13, 2007 Burr Statement on President Bush's Address to the Nation
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