Sen. Richard Burr
Republican • North Carolina • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2005
- 12 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 43 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 of 99)
- 51 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 73 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 of 99)
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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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.1077Read twice and referred Apr 23, 2015 6 Views
A bill to provide for expedited development of and priority review for breakthrough devices.
S.Res.141Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Apr 20, 2015 25 Views
A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day.
S.Res.131Resolution agreed to in Senate Apr 13, 2015 9 Views
A resolution designating April 5, 2015, as "Gold Star Wives Day".
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.1035Read the second time Apr 22, 2015 53 Views
A bill to extend authority relating to roving surveillance, access to business records, and individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers ...
S.971 - Medicare Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Improvement Act of 2015Received in the House Apr 22, 2015 35 Views
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an increase in the limit on the length of an agreement under the Medicar...
S.998Read twice and referred Apr 16, 2015 9 Views
A bill to establish a process for the consideration of temporary duty suspensions and reductions, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN4: Loretta E. Lynch, of New York, to be Attorney GeneralNay (with party)April 23, 2015
On the Cloture Motion PN4: Loretta E. Lynch, of New York, to be Attorney GeneralAye (against party)April 23, 2015
S. 178: Trafficking Awareness Training for Health Care Act of 2015
On Passage of the Bill S. 178Aye (with party)April 22, 2015