Sen. Richard Burr
Republican • North Carolina • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2005
- 28 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 46 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 29 of 99)
- 188 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 55 of 100) 4 Made Into Law (Ranks 12 of 100)
Burr was born November 30, 1955 and was eduated at Wake Forest University (B.A. 1978). He was a businessman in Winston-Salem prior to his political career.
Burr represented North Carolina's 5th Congressional the U. S. House of Representatives for five terms. He was first elected to Congress in 1994 as part of the "Gingrich Revolution", promising term limits. Read More...
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- Senate Committee on Finance
- Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
- Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth
- Health Care
- Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
- Children and Families
- Primary Health and Aging
- Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
- Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.2369Read twice and referred May 21, 2014 2 Views
A bill to require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to consider Brunswick County, North Carolina to be part of the same metr...
S.2272 - No Bonuses for Tax Cheats ActRead twice and referred Apr 30, 2014 7 Views
A bill to prohibit discretionary bonuses for employees of the Internal Revenue Service who have engaged in misconduct or who have delinquent t...
S.Res.395Resolution agreed to in Senate Mar 27, 2014 4 Views
A resolution designating the month of April 2014 as "Military and Veterans Caregiver Month".
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.496Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Jul 07, 2014 25 Views
A resolution relative to the death of the Honorable Alan John Dixon, former United States Senator for the State of Illinois.
S.Res.493Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Jun 26, 2014 12 Views
A resolution designating July 11, 2014, as "Collector Car Appreciation Day" and recognizing that the collection and restoration of historic an...
S.Res.494Message on Senate action sent Jun 30, 2014 18 Views
A resolution relative to the death of Howard H. Baker, Jr., former United States Senator for the State of Tennessee.
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN1737: Shaun L. S. Donovan, of New York, to be Director of the Office of Management and BudgetAye (with party)July 10, 2014
S. 2363: Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014
On the Cloture Motion S. 2363Nay (with party)July 10, 2014
On the Nomination PN1736: Julian Castro, of Texas, to be Secretary of Housing and Urban DevelopmentNay (with party)July 09, 2014