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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
Jan. 29, 2008 Burr Introduces State Sales Tax Relief Bill
Jan. 29, 2008 Burr Praises New Law Improving Veterans' Benefits
Jan. 28, 2008 Burr Statement On Marion VA Reports
Jan. 28, 2008 Burr Statement On The State Of The Union Address By President George W. Bush
Jan. 24, 2008 Burr Calls For Modernized Disability System
Jan. 22, 2008 Burr Statement On Navy's OLF Site Selection Announcement
Dec. 14, 2007 Burr Praises Senate Confirmation of Dr. James Peake
Dec. 14, 2007 Burr Votes To Support North Carolina's Livestock And Poultry Farmers
Dec. 14, 2007 Burr Lauds Accomplishments For Veterans In Defense Authorization
Dec. 14, 2007 Burr Pleased By Confirmation Of North Carolina Judicial Nominee
Dec. 14, 2007 Senate Passes Burr's Chimpanzee Protection Bill
Dec. 13, 2007 Burr Praises Progress in VA Construction Project in Durham
Dec. 13, 2007 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007--Continued --
Dec. 13, 2007 Burr Applauds Committee Approval of VA Nominee
Dec. 5, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - The Nomination of James Peake to be Secretary
Dec. 4, 2007 Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - Developing a Comprehensive Responce to Food Safety
Dec. 4, 2007 Dole, Burr and Easley to Navy: OLF Must Have Local Support
Dec. 1, 2007 Sen. Burr Cosponsors Bill Helping To Preserve North Carolina's Historic Treasures
Nov. 30, 2007 Senator Richard Burr Welcomes Nomination of Lieutenant General James B Peake (Ret.) M.D.
Nov. 24, 2007 Burr Speaks in Support of North Carolina Judicial Nominee
Nov. 15, 2007 Burr, Dole Introduce Bill To Expand Pisgah National Forest
Nov. 15, 2007 Burr, Dole Introduce Bill To Study Perquimans River
Nov. 14, 2007 Letter to Governor Easley
Nov. 14, 2007 Burr Lauds Committee Passage Of Legislation to Improve Veterans' Health Care
Nov. 2, 2007 Sen. Burr Introduces Legislation To Help Medical Students Facing Economic Hardship
Oct. 24, 2007 Defense Authorization
Oct. 19, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 17, 2007 Sen. Burr Commits to Working on VA Reform Proposals
Oct. 3, 2007 Burr Responds to Veterans' Disability Benefits Commission Report
Sept. 27, 2007 Dole, Burr Call for Continuation of Children's Health Program
Sept. 27, 2007 Further Changes to S. Con. Res. 21
Sept. 27, 2007 Dole, Burr Call for Continuation of Children's Health Program
Sept. 20, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Susan Schwab, United States Trade Representative
Sept. 20, 2007 Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007
Sept. 13, 2007 Burr Statement on President Bush's Address to the Nation
Sept. 11, 2007 Sen. Richard Burr Chosen to Lead Republicans on Veterans' Affairs Committee
Sept. 10, 2007 Dole, Burr Applaud Senate Confirmation of North Carolina Judicial Nominees
Sept. 10, 2007 Burr Statement on Petraeus Report
Sept. 10, 2007 Executive Session
Aug. 24, 2007 Letter to Mr. Stephen S. McMillin, Acting Director and Deputy Director, Office of Management and Budget
Aug. 17, 2007 Protecting America's Food from Agro-Terrororism
Aug. 1, 2007 Burr Introduces Chimpanzee Protection Bill
Aug. 1, 2007 Burr Votes Against "Misguided" Tobacco Legislation
July 26, 2007 Republican Senators Introduce "Every American Insured Health Act"
July 25, 2007 Burr To Serve As Ranking Member On Senate National Parks Subcommittee
July 24, 2007 Burr Applauds Passage Of Higher Education Bill
July 20, 2007 Dole, Burr Praise Senate Judiciary Committee's Approval of North Carolina Judicial Nominees
July 19, 2007 College Cost Reduction Act Of 2007
July 17, 2007 Burr, Collins Introduce Agriculture and Food Defense Bill
July 17, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
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