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Richard Burr's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
March 6, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Servies - GOP Senators Call for Details on Administration Plan to Grant Exemptions from Electronic Health Records Regulations
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Rule
Nov. 12, 2013 Senators Burr, Coburn, Chambliss Reintroduce Public-Private Employee Retirement Parity Act
Oct. 30, 2013 Burr: Older Americans Act Funding Formula Should Ensure That the Dollars Follow the Senior
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
July 24, 2013 Roll Call - Detroit's Woes Put New Spotlight on Pension Overhaul Proposals
May 16, 2013 Senators Coburn, Burr React to GAO Report on Hospital Payment Modification
June 5, 2012 Blog: CBO Long-Term Budget Outlook Is A Wake-Up Call to Put Health Care Programs on a Sustainable Course
April 24, 2012 Senator Burr Statement on Annual Medicare and Social Security Trustee's Report
Feb. 17, 2012 Senator Burr Statement on Payroll Tax Holiday Extension
Feb. 16, 2012 Senators Burr and Coburn Introduce Proposal to Save Medicare
Nov. 30, 2011 Politico - To Save Medicare, Congress Should Build on What Works
Oct. 18, 2011 Portman, Wyden Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Oct. 17, 2011 Wyden, Portman, Nelson, Burr Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars
March 8, 2011 Senate Resolution 95 -- Increasing Awareness of and Recognizing the Life-Saving Role of Ostomy Care and Prosthetics in the Daily Lives of Hundreds of Thousands of People in the United States
Feb. 9, 2011 Public Employee Pension Transparency
March 4, 2010 Burr Introduces Bill to Stop Automatic Pay Raise for Congress
Dec. 22, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
Dec. 5, 2009 Cutting America's Seniors' Benefits is not Reform
Dec. 4, 2009 Message From Senator Burr
Dec. 2, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
Sept. 16, 2009 Burr Statement on the Baucus Proposal
March 26, 2009 National Service Reauthorization Act
July 9, 2008 Burr Statement On The Medicare Improvements Bill
July 9, 2008 Remembering Jesse Helms
July 2, 2008 Letter to Mr. Gene Dodaro, Acting Comptroller General, U.S. Government Accountability Office, Re: Investigation of PBCG Pension Payments
March 26, 2007 Genomics And Personalized Medicine Act
Sept. 29, 2006 Older Americans Act Amendments of 2006
Sept. 29, 2006 Older Americans Act Amendments of 2006
June 9, 2006 Senators Burr and Dodd Introduce Nursing Home Fire Safety Act
Feb. 22, 2006 Senator Burr's Remarks to the Wake Forest University Founders' Day Convocation
Issue Position: The Medicare Improvements For Patients And Providers Act
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