Senator Richard M. Burr's Public Statements

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Full Name: Richard M. Burr
Current Office: U.S. Senate - 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
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4/10/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - Buxton Shore Protection Project 4/10/14 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit 4/09/14 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs 4/09/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act 4/09/14 Letter to Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President - Settle US-China Solar Dispute 4/07/14 Letter to John A. Koskinen, Commissioner of Internal Revenue - Stop Stifling Free Speech 4/04/14 Letter to Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, National Telecommunications and Information Administration - Answers from Administration on Internet Transition 4/03/14 Hearing of Senate Intelligence Committee 3/27/14 Senator Burr Releases Statement on New Data from CDC 3/25/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine 3/25/14 Senator Burr Introduces Resolution Honoring Gold Star Wives 3/24/14 Obamacare's Fourth Anniversary 3/24/14 Casey, Burr: Leaders Reid and McConnell Sign On As Cosponsors of ABLE Act 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran 3/18/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Clarity and Transparency from FDA on Medical Mobile Apps 3/13/14 Child Care Development Block Grant Act 3/13/14 Boxer, Burr Applaud Senate Approval of Measure to Strengthen Background Checks for Child Care Providers 3/13/14 Letter to Ernest Moniz, US Secretary of Energy - MOX 3/13/14 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of Office of Management and Budget - Immediately Rescind Rule Giving Unions a Carveout from Obamacare 3/13/14 Bipartisan Bill to Help American Families Access Safe, Affordable, and Quality Child Care Clears Senate 3/12/14 Landrieu Advances Amendment to Protect Children During Disasters 3/12/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Concern Regarding the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's Ongoing Work at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina 3/11/14 Senators Call on Senate to Pass Bipartisan Reauthorization of Child Care and Development Block Grant to Help American Families Access Safe, Affordable Child Care They Can Count On 3/11/14 Burr, Mikulski, Harkin, Alexander Urge Senate Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Help American Families Access Safe, Affordable, and Quality Child Care 3/06/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Servies - GOP Senators Call for Details on Administration Plan to Grant Exemptions from Electronic Health Records Regulations 3/06/14 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Department of Energy - Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Project at Savannah River Site 2/28/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Rule 2/28/14 Senators Express Concerns Over Recent Changes to TRICARE 2/27/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - TRICARE 2/26/14 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act 2/26/14 Letter to Mel Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency - Protect Taxpayers from Trust Fund Bailouts for Fannie, Freddie 2/25/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran 2/25/14 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act 2/25/14 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Multi-Market Study of Critical Information Needs 2/24/14 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Portman Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Concerned with Japanese Agriculture Tariffs in Trade Negotiations 2/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline 2/10/14 Burr, Casey Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Pressing for Accountability in Sri Lanka 2/07/14 An Open Letter to the Raleigh News & Observer 2/07/14 U.S. Senator Richard Burr Delivers Weekly Republican Address 2/06/14 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service - IRS Decision on Employee Bonuses 2/05/14 Senator Burr Releases Statement on the Farm Bill 1/30/14 Burr, Coburn, Hatch: Analysis Shows There is a Better Way than Obamacare 1/27/14 Burr, Coburn, Hatch Unveil Obamacare Replacement Plan 1/22/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administraation - FDA's Proposed Change to Generic Drug Labeling Policy 1/15/14 Senator Burr Releases Statement on the Intelligence Committee's Bipartisan Benghazi Report 1/15/14 Congress Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize the National Poison Control Network 1/08/14 GOP Senators Express Concern Over HHS IG Report Citing Insufficient Oversight of Electronic Health Record Program 12/23/13 Letter to Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez - Stop OSHA's Illegal Regulatory Actions 12/20/13 Message from Senator Burr