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Richard Burr's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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 9, 2014 Letter to Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President - Settle US-China Solar Dispute
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
March 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with 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
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to United States Trade Representative, Ambassador Michael Froman, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - Address Barriers to U.S. Pork Exports
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Maintain Level Playing Field for American Steel Industry
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
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
June 20, 2013 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue
May 13, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation - DOT Flights from Charlotte to Brazil
April 25, 2013 Letter to The US International Trade Commission - Urging Continuation Of Trade Penalties on Imported Rebar to Protect U.S. Jobs
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to US Trade Representative Ron Kirk - International Trade
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iran
July 26, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and to the Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
June 12, 2012 Letter to Chairman Baucus, U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
May 2, 2012 Letter to Honorable Ron Kirk, Office of the United States Trade Representative
March 8, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative for the Office of the United States Trade Representative
Feb. 23, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 10, 2012 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Department of Agriculture and Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador
Jan. 11, 2012 26 GOP Senators Offer Bill to Stop IMF Bailouts for Europe
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of U.S. International Trade Commission
Oct. 7, 2011 Blog: GOP vs. GOP on China Currency
Sept. 29, 2011 Letter to The President
Sept. 22, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Senator Unveils New Legislation to Crack Down on China's Currency Manipulation
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
July 25, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
June 30, 2011 Letter to President Obama - Trade Adjustment Assistance
April 5, 2011 Letter to Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of the U.S. International Trade Commission
Feb. 10, 2011 Sens. Webb, Kyl: Sale of U.S. Computer Technology to Chinese Firm Poses "Serious Risk"
Aug. 30, 2010 Letter to His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak , Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the U.S. - Russian Restrictions of US Poultry
June 25, 2010 Message From Senator Burr
June 21, 2010 Letter to President Obama - Russian Trade Barriers of US Poultry
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
Feb. 26, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack and The Honorable Ron Kirk
Feb. 22, 2010 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
Aug. 12, 2009 From the Road: Defense Trade Show in Fayetteville
July 16, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
July 1, 2009 Cap and Trade or Cap and Tax?
Sept. 20, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Susan Schwab, United States Trade Representative
Feb. 6, 2007 Burr Applauds U.S. Trade Representative for Challenging China on Unfair Trade Practices
Feb. 15, 2006 Burr Applauds USTR's Announcement to Increase Enforcement on Trade with China, Cites Possible Benefits to North Carolina Manufacturing
June 30, 2005 Burr Votes in Support of CAFTA
Oct. 7, 2004 Conference Report on H.R. 4520, American Jobs Creation Act of 2004
Jan. 20, 2004 Passage of S 877 By Unanimous Consent on December 8, 2003
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