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Richard Burr's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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
Feb. 26, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act
Feb. 25, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act
Feb. 7, 2014 U.S. Senator Richard Burr Delivers Weekly Republican Address
Dec. 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - VA Backlog
Nov. 19, 2013 Coats Bill to Protect Integrity of National Cemeteries Clears the Senate
Nov. 11, 2013 Senator Burr's Statement on Veterans Day
Nov. 7, 2013 Senator Burr Commends the Passage of the Helping Homeless Veterans Act of 2013
Sept. 10, 2013 Joint Hearing of the Veterans' Affairs - Legislative Presentation of The American Legion
Aug. 30, 2013 Letter to Secretary Eric K, Shinseki, Veterans Affairs - VA Accreditation Program Open to Abuse
Aug. 2, 2013 Provisions from S. 423 (112th Congress) Take Effect on August 6th
July 26, 2013 Senator Burr Commends the Passage of Key Pieces of Legislation through the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Veteran Affairs Committee - Pending Benefits Legislation
May 21, 2013 It's Our Duty to Help Those Who Served
May 11, 2013 Navy Times.com - Bill Would Streamline VA Health Care Structure
May 9, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Veteran Affairs Committee - Pending Healthcare Legislation
April 25, 2013 Sanders, Burr Propose Legislation for Homeless Veterans
April 24, 2013 Senator Burr Joins Hunter to Introduce War Memorial Protection Act
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 -- Continued
April 15, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veterans - The Fiscal Year 2014 Budget for Veterans' Programs
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget, Fiscal Year 2014
March 15, 2013 Senator Burr, Congressman Dingell Response to Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Report
March 14, 2013 Burr Reorganization Bill Would Put Veterans' Health Care First
March 13, 2013 Burr Bill Will Modify Commencement Date on Camp Lejeune Water Contamination
March 8, 2013 Senators Support 'Careers for Veterans Act'
March 7, 2013 Senator Burr Introduces Careers for Veterans Act
Feb. 6, 2013 Senate and House Veterans' Committee Leaders Fault VA and DoD on Integrated Health Record System
Jan. 10, 2013 Senator Burr Applauds President for Signing Two Important Pieces of Veterans Legislation
Dec. 12, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
Sept. 24, 2012 E-Newsletter
Sept. 12, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Markup: Meeting to Consider Legislation Pending Before the Committee
Aug. 6, 2012 Senator Burr Statement on President Signing Bill to Care for Camp Lejeune Veterans and Families Into Law
July 19, 2012 Senator Burr Announces Senate Passage of Veterans Bill That Includes Caring for Camp Lejeune Veterans Act
July 19, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General, U.S. Government Accountability Office
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Nomination of Dr. Tommy Sowers to be Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental Affairs
June 27, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Health and Benefits Legislation
June 20, 2012 Senators Burr and Toomey Introduce Veterans Employment Bill
June 14, 2012 Happy 237th Birthday to the American Army
June 13, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Economic Opportunity and Transition Legislation
June 7, 2012 Senators Burr and Wyden Introduce Bill to Strengthen VA's Pension Program & Protect America's Veterans
June 6, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Special Committee on Aging - Pension Poachers: Preventing Fraud and Protecting America's Veterans
May 25, 2012 Senator Burr Statement on Memorial Day
May 23, 2012 Letter to Precilla Wilkewitz, President, Disabled Veterans National Foundation
May 23, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Seamless Transition: Review of the Integrated Disability Evaluation System
May 22, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act--Motion to Proceed--Continued
May 22, 2012 Senators Burr and Brown Introduce Small Business Bill for Vets
May 17, 2012 Blog: DoD Should Heed GAO's Advice and Care for Lejuene Vets, Families
May 17, 2012 Veterans: Murray, Burr Introduce Bill to Ensure Dignified Burials
May 11, 2012 Message from Senator Burr
May 10, 2012 Burr Reorganization Bill Would Put Veterans' Health Care First
April 24, 2012 Letter to President Obama
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