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Richard Burr's Public Statements

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
Sept. 16, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Improvement Act of 2008
Sept. 2, 2008 MSNBC Interview- Transcript
Aug. 1, 2008 Senate Resolution 644--Designating September 2008 as "National Child Awareness Month'' To Promote Awareness Of Charities Benefiting Children and Youth-Serving Organizations Throughout the United States and Recognizing Efforts Made By These Charities And
Aug. 1, 2008 Burr, Clinton Bill Will Help Charitable Donations Reach Wounde
July 31, 2008 Harkin, Bipartisan Group of Senators, Introduce Comprehensive Bill to Reform FDA's Food Safety Systems
July 31, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 31, 2008 Burr Applauds Passage of the Higher Education Opportunity Act
July 31, 2008 Burr Applauds Passage of Bill to Increase Benefits for Wounded Veterans and Their Families
July 28, 2008 Advancing America's Priorities Act--Motion to Proceed
July 28, 2008 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
July 26, 2008 Burr's "Veterans Second Amendment Protection Act" Approved By Senate Panel
July 23, 2008 Burr Introduces Legislation To Provide Veterans With Greater Access To Dental Insurance
July 22, 2008 Burr Lauds Senate Passage Of Clean Boating Act
July 17, 2008 Burr Urges Action On Judge Conrad Nomination
July 14, 2008 Burr Statement On President Bush's Lifting Of Deep Sea Exploration Ban
July 9, 2008 Remembering Jesse Helms
July 9, 2008 Burr Calls For Improvement To Veterans Disability Claims Process
July 9, 2008 Burr Statement On The Medicare Improvements Bill
July 4, 2008 Burr Statement On The Passing Of Senator Jesse Helms
July 2, 2008 Letter to Mr. Gene Dodaro, Acting Comptroller General, U.S. Government Accountability Office, Re: Investigation of PBCG Pension Payments
June 26, 2008 Burr Calls For Action On "Gas Price Reduction Act Of 2008"
June 26, 2008 Burr Statement On The Passage Of The Supplemental Funding Bill
June 26, 2008 Burr's "Veterans Second Amendment Protection Act" Approved By Senate Panel
June 26, 2008 Burr Statement On Supreme Court Ruling On Second Amendment Rights
June 26, 2008 Burr Statement On PEPFAR Tentative Agreement
June 24, 2008 MSNBC - Transcript
June 23, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 23, 2008 Burr Introduces Legislation To Provide Veterans With Greater Access To Dental Insurance
June 19, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 19, 2008 Burr, Dole Urge Confirmation Of N.C. Judge To U.S. Court Of Appeals
June 17, 2008 Select Agent Program and Biosafety Improvement Act
June 12, 2008 Burr And Kennedy Introduce Bill To Improve Health Security Measures
June 12, 2008 Burr, Byrd Introduce Resolution Honoring Last American World War I Veteran
June 11, 2008 Dole, Burr and Jones Introduce Legislation to Allow Off-road Vehicle Use on Cape Hatteras National Seashore
June 5, 2008 Illegal Logging
June 5, 2008 Burr Praises Appointment Of North Carolinian To Veterans' Rural Health Committee
June 4, 2008 Burr Applauds Senate Passage Of Bi-Partisan Veterans Mental Health Legislation
June 4, 2008 Burr Statement On FY2009 Federal Budget
May 22, 2008 Burr Calls For Open Debate On G.I. Bill
May 22, 2008 Burr Statement On War Supplemental Funding Bill
May 22, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
May 22, 2008 Medicare
May 21, 2008 Senate Veterans' Committee Considers Burr Mental Health Bill
May 16, 2008 Burr Calls For IG Investigation At Temple, Texas VA Medical Center
May 14, 2008 Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2007
May 13, 2008 Burr Supports Continued Funding for Global Treatment of AIDS
May 12, 2008 Nomination of Judge Robert Conrad
May 12, 2008 Burr Urges Action On Judge Conrad Nomination
May 9, 2008 Senators McCain, Graham, and Burr Express Concern Over Bill that Could Harm Reenlistment Rates
May 7, 2008 Senate Veterans' Committee Hears Testimony On Education And Disability Modernization Legislation
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