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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
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 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
May 22, 2008 Burr Statement On War Supplemental Funding Bill
May 22, 2008 Burr Calls For Open Debate On G.I. Bill
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
May 7, 2008 Burr Applauds Senate Committee Approval Of National Parks Discount For Veterans, Soldiers
May 5, 2008 Letter to Stephen Johnson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Re: Flexibility in Ethanol Mandates to Lower Food Prices
April 30, 2008 Senate Passes Brown And Burr's Bill To Reduce Infant Mortality
April 29, 2008 Burr Works To Keep Poison Control Network Going
April 24, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2007
April 24, 2008 Senate To Consider Burr Amendment To Veterans Bill
April 24, 2008 Dole, Burr Applaud Committee Approval of Lumbee Recognition Bill
April 23, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act--Continued
April 23, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs - Update on VA and DOD Cooperation and Collaboration
April 23, 2008 Media Stakeout with Mitch McConnell and Richard Burr - Scheduling Senate Votes Around Democratic Presidential Candidates' Schedules
April 23, 2008 Burr Calls For Reform of DOD and VA Disability System
April 22, 2008 Graham, Burr, McCain Unveil Legislation to Assist Servicemembers, Veterans, Guardsmen and Reservists with Increased Education Benefits
April 22, 2008 Graham, Burr, McCain Unveil Legislation to Assist Servicemembers, Veterans, Guardsmen and Reservists With Increased Education Benefits
April 22, 2008 Unanimous-Consent Request--S. 1315 and H.R. 2831
April 22, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act--Motion To Proceed
April 22, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act--Motion To Proceed--Continued
April 21, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act
April 14, 2008 Burr Applauds Appointment Of BARDA Director
April 14, 2008 Burr Calls For More Involvement In Our National Parks
April 10, 2008 Burr Applauds Veterans' Provisions in Housing Bill
April 9, 2008 Burr Praises Torti Appointment To Senior FDA Post
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