Richard Burr

Richard Mauze Burr is the senior United States Senator from North Carolina, having served since 2005. He is apparently the twelfth cousin of Aaron Burr, a US Vice President notorious for killing Alexander Hamilton in a duel. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Richard Burr has 508 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 House Proceeding as a Republican Representative for North Carolina's 5th district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 55 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 18,553 views per program. Most appearances with Kevin McCarthy (9), Tom Coburn M.D. (8), Woody Jenkins (7). Most common tags: Republican National Convention, North Carolina, Election 2016.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2005 - Present U.S. Senator, R-NC View Map Videos: 367


U.S. Representative, R-NC 5th January 3, 1995 - January 4, 2005 Videos: 141 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. May 28, 1992 - c. November 5, 1994 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Election Security

    Election Security

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testified in a Senate Intelligence…

  • Election Security

    Election Security

    Senate Intelligence Committee members, including Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) and Vice Chair Mark Warner (D-VA), spoke to reporters…

  • U.S. Cyber Command and NSA Director Nominee Confirmation Hearing

    U.S. Cyber Command and NSA Director Nominee Confirmation Hearing

    The Senate Intelligence Committee held a confirmation hearing for Lieutenant General Paul Nakasone, the nominee to be the…

  • Security Clearance Process

    Security Clearance Process

    Private sector and government agency officials testified at a hearing on the security clearance process for federal…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed Russell Vought’s nomination for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) deputy director, 50-49, with Vice…

  • Senator Burr Remarks on Bio-Defense Preparedness

    Senator Burr Remarks on Bio-Defense Preparedness

    Senate Intelligence Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) spoke about the need for Congress to reauthorize the Pandemic and All-Hazards…

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