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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
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 Dole, Burr Call for Continuation of Children's Health Program
Sept. 27, 2007 Further Changes to S. Con. Res. 21
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 Burr Statement on Petraeus Report
Sept. 10, 2007 Executive Session
Sept. 10, 2007 Dole, Burr Applaud Senate Confirmation of North Carolina Judicial Nominees
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 Applauds Nomination of Robert Conrad to Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
July 17, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 17, 2007 Burr, Collins Introduce Agriculture and Food Defense Bill
July 12, 2007 Burr Introduces No Child Left Behind Reauthorization
July 12, 2007 Burr Introduces No Child Left Behind Reauthorization
July 12, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 10, 2007 Burr Introduces Healthy Start Legislation
June 28, 2007 Senator Burr Votes Against Cloture On Immigration Reform Bill
June 27, 2007 Burr's Veterans Homelessness Bill Approved Today By Veterans Affairs Committee As Part Of Comprehensive Veterans Package
June 19, 2007 Burr Praises Creation of National Biodefense Science Board
June 15, 2007 Letter To Margaret Spellings, Secretary of the Department of Education - Wait Until the Higher Education Act is Reauthorized
June 12, 2007 Letter to Secretary Michael Leavitt, Secretary of Health and Human Services
June 7, 2007 Senator Burr Votes Against Ending Debate on Immigration Reform Bill
May 25, 2007 Burr Introduces "Affordable Biologics for Consumers Act of 2007"
May 24, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act Of 2007
May 9, 2007 Burr Applauds Senate Passage of FDA Reform Legislation
May 3, 2007 Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments Of 2007
May 3, 2007 Burr: Time to Act in Darfur
May 2, 2007 Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments Of 2007
April 27, 2007 Burr Applauds HHS for Establishing Office to Develop Medicines to Counter Bioterror Threats
March 28, 2007 Burr Statement on North Shore Road
March 28, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 27, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007--Continued
March 27, 2007 Health Care
March 26, 2007 Burr, Obama Introduce the Genomics and Personalized Medicine Act of 2007
March 26, 2007 Genomics And Personalized Medicine Act
March 22, 2007 Burr Applauds Senate Confirmation of Bioterrorism and Public Health Preparedness Official
March 22, 2007 Burr Introduces Legislation to Bank Amniotic and Placental Stem Cells
March 21, 2007 Burr: Lowering High School Drop-Out Rate Achievable
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