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Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC)

3rd term Republican from North Carolina.


Residence: Winston-Salem

Marital Status: Married (Brooke)

Prev. Occupation: Marketing Manager

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 1995-2005

Education: BA Wake Forest University, 1978

Birthdate: 11/30/1955

Religion: Methodist

Percentage in Last Election: 51%

Major Opponent: Deborah Ross


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Richard Burr via Web Form.

Website: burr.senate.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

217 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-3154
Fax: (202) 228-2981

Winston-Salem Office: (more district offices)

2000 West First Street, Suite 508
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27104
Phone: (336) 631-5125
Fax: (336) 725-4493



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Dean Myers
  • Scheduler: Molly Harper
  • Legis. Dir.: Natasha Hickman
  • Press Secy.: Taylor Holgate
  • Comm. Dir.: Becca Watkins
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Christopher Toppings
  • Health LA: Angela Wiles
  • Judiciary LA: Ann Woods Hawks
  • Budget LA: John McDonald
  • Civil Rights LA: Ann Woods Hawks
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Angela Wiles
  • Science/Technology LA: John McDonald
  • Women's Issues LA: Ann Woods Hawks



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Richard Burr voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Passage of pro-life budget reconciliation bill (defunding Planned Parenthood, repealing Obamacare provisions) 12/03/2015 Yea Voted For
A Murray Amendment to provide $1 billion to abortion providers including Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 Yea Voted For
R Collins Amendment to preserve federal funding of Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 Nay Voted For
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 09/22/2015 Yea Voted For
R Constitutional amendment to curb free speech about political officeholders and issues 09/11/2014 Nay Voted For
R Murray bill to empower DHHS abortion mandates 07/16/2014 Nay Voted For
R Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act: Sense of the Senate 03/22/2013 Yea Voted For
R Protection of religious liberty (Fischer Amendment) 03/22/2013 Yea Voted For
R Defunding of the Obama health care law 03/13/2013 Yea Voted For
R "DISCLOSE Act" to restrict political free speech 07/17/2012 Nay Voted For
(More Key Votes)

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Richard Burr's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Richard Burr a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.301 - Conscience Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.210 - Nullification of pro-life "Mexico City Policy" Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.224 - Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act (CIANA) Support No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
S.184 - No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Richard Burr
(More Bills)
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.