Sen. Richard Burr
Republican • North Carolina • 7th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 24 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 43 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 20 of 100)
- 147 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 57 of 100) 3 Made Into Law (Ranks 6 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.Res.380Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Mar 11, 2014 13 Views
A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day.
S.Res.348Referred to the Committee Feb 06, 2014 7 Views
A resolution expressing support for the internal rebuilding, resettlement, and reconciliation within Sri Lanka that are necessary to ensure a ...
S.1836 - Department of Commerce and the Workforce Consolidation ActRead twice and referred Dec 17, 2013 2 Views
A bill to merge the Department of Labor, the Department of Commerce, and the Small Business Administration to establish a Department of Commer...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.2113Read twice and referred Mar 12, 2014 18 Views
A bill to provide taxpayers with an annual report disclosing the cost and performance of Government programs and areas of duplication among th...
S.Res.382 - Stop Cloture Abuse ResolutionSponsor introductory remarks on measure Mar 12, 2014 14 Views
A resolution to amend the Standing Rules of the Senate to modify the provision relating to timing for filing of cloture motions.
S.2105 - Gun-Owner Registration Information Protection ActRead twice and referred Mar 11, 2014 10 Views
A bill to prohibit the Federal funding of a State firearms ownership database.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3370: Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 3370Aye (with party)March 13, 2014
S. 1086: Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014
On Passage of the Bill S. 1086Aye (with party)March 13, 2014
On the Nomination PN1179: Caroline Diane Krass, of the District of Columbia, to be General Counsel of the Central Intelligence AgencyAye (with party)March 13, 2014