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Sen. Richard M. Burr, R-N.C.

Senator (3rd term)

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: Republican nominee for U.S. House, 1992; U.S. House of Representatives, 1995-2005
Born: November 30, 1955; Charlottesville, Va.
Residence: Winston-Salem
Religion: Methodist
Family: Wife, Brooke Burr; two children
Education: Wake Forest U., B.A. 1978
Elected: 2004
Committee Assignments: Finance (Energy, Natural Resources & Infrastructure; Health Care; Taxation & IRS Oversight); Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (Children & Families; Employment & Workplace Safety; Primary Health and Retirement Security); Select Intelligence; Special Aging
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 17th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 84,603 followers
State Clout: North Carolina is 13th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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