Sen. Richard Burr
Republican • North Carolina • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2005
- 25 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 45 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 23 of 99)
- 114 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 79 of 100) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 23 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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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.2285 - Lumbee Recognition ActRead twice and referred Nov 17, 2015 46 Views
A bill to provide for the recognition of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, and for other purposes.
S.2215 - No Bonuses for Tax Cheats ActRead twice and referred Oct 28, 2015 4 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.2101Read twice and referred Sep 29, 2015 4 Views
A bill to amend title 54, United States Code, to extend the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.2295Read twice and referred Nov 17, 2015 21 Views
A bill to extend the termination date for the authority to collect certain records and make permanent the authority for roving surveillance an...
S.2282 - Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization Act of 2015Read twice and referred Nov 16, 2015 35 Views
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the C.W. Bill Young Cell Transplantation Program and the National Cord Blood Inve...
S.Res.313Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 16, 2015 109 Views
A resolution condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris and offering thoughts and prayers for the victims, condolences to their families, resol...
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN629: Peter William Bodde, of Maryland, to be Ambassador to LibyaAye (with party)November 19, 2015
S. 1177: Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Act of 2015
On the Cloture Motion S. 1177Aye (with party)November 18, 2015
S.J.Res. 23: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New, Modified, and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units".
On the Joint Resolution S.J.Res. 23Aye (with party)November 17, 2015