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Richard Burr's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
April 4, 2014 Letter to Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, National Telecommunications and Information Administration - Answers from Administration on Internet Transition
March 18, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Clarity and Transparency from FDA on Medical Mobile Apps
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Multi-Market Study of Critical Information Needs
Jan. 8, 2014 GOP Senators Express Concern Over HHS IG Report Citing Insufficient Oversight of Electronic Health Record Program
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Protect Television Reception Across Rural America
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Dept of Health and Human Services - Electronic Health Records
Aug. 14, 2012 Senators Issue Joint Statement on Cybersecurity
June 27, 2012 Senators Renew Push to Strengthen Cybersecurity
May 24, 2012 Blog: FDA User Fee Bill
March 1, 2012 Senators Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Cybersecurity
March 1, 2012 Senators Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Cybersecurity
Jan. 19, 2012 I Oppose The Protect IP Act As Written
May 20, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Julius Genachowski, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission
Feb. 10, 2011 Sens. Webb, Kyl: Sale of U.S. Computer Technology to Chinese Firm Poses "Serious Risk"
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Gary Locke and Timonthy Geithner, Secretary of Commerce and Secretary of Treasurey
Dec. 9, 2010 President Signs Burr's "Crush Video" Bill Into Law
March 26, 2007 Burr, Obama Introduce the Genomics and Personalized Medicine Act of 2007
March 16, 2005 Statement by Senator Richard Burr Regarding the President's Announcement of Kevin Martin as Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission
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