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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
May 7, 2008 Senate Veterans' Committee Hears Testimony On Education And Disability Modernization Legislation
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 Dole, Burr Applaud Committee Approval of Lumbee Recognition Bill
April 24, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2007
April 24, 2008 Senate To Consider Burr Amendment To Veterans Bill
April 23, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act--Continued
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 23, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs - Update on VA and DOD Cooperation and Collaboration
April 22, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act--Motion To Proceed--Continued
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 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act--Motion To Proceed
April 22, 2008 Unanimous-Consent Request--S. 1315 and H.R. 2831
April 21, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act
April 14, 2008 Burr Calls For More Involvement In Our National Parks
April 14, 2008 Burr Applauds Appointment Of BARDA Director
April 10, 2008 Burr Applauds Veterans' Provisions in Housing Bill
April 9, 2008 Burr Praises Torti Appointment To Senior FDA Post
April 7, 2008 Capitol News from Senator Burr
April 3, 2008 Burr: "Every American Should Have Access To Health Insurance"
April 1, 2008 America's Wounded Warriors Act
April 1, 2008 Letter to Henry Paulson, Treasury Secretary, and Margaret Spellings, Education Secretary - Protect Student Loans
April 1, 2008 Burr: We Must Do More To Keep Kids In School
March 13, 2008 Burr Statement On Earmark Moratorium Vote
March 13, 2008 Senate Committee Approves Brown and Burr's Healthy Start Legislation
March 12, 2008 Dr. Coburn, Senator Burr Introduce Legislation to Improve Testing and Treatment of AIDS
March 12, 2008 Congress Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2009--Continued
March 11, 2008 Burr Calls For Improved, Seamless Care For Veterans
March 5, 2008 Senators Form Border Security and Enforcement First Caucus
March 5, 2008 John McCain
Feb. 28, 2008 Burr Introduces Veterans Disability Benefits Reform
Feb. 27, 2008 Requiring a Report Setting Forth the Global Strategy of the United State to Combat and Defeat Al Qaeda and Its Affiliates--Motion to Proceed
Feb. 27, 2008 Burr Calls For Veterans' Disability Reform
Feb. 14, 2008 Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2007
Feb. 8, 2008 Burr: We Must Do More To Keep Kids In School
Feb. 7, 2008 Burr Praises Passage Of Economic Stimulus Bill
Feb. 4, 2008 Burr Statement On Veterans Funding In President's Budget
Jan. 30, 2008 FISA
Jan. 30, 2008 FISA - continued
Jan. 30, 2008 Burr Introduces Veterans Mental Health Treatment First Act
Jan. 30, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 29, 2008 Burr Praises New Law Improving Veterans' Benefits
Jan. 29, 2008 Burr Introduces State Sales Tax Relief Bill
Jan. 28, 2008 Burr Statement On The State Of The Union Address By President George W. Bush
Jan. 28, 2008 Burr Statement On Marion VA Reports
Jan. 24, 2008 Burr Calls For Modernized Disability System
Jan. 22, 2008 Burr Statement On Navy's OLF Site Selection Announcement
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