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Who Really Represents North Carolina?
Meet Your Member: Sen. Richard Burr(NC)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|BURR, Richard M., a Representative and a Senator from North Carolina; born in Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va., November 30, 1955; graduated from Reynolds High School, Winston-Salem, N.C., 1974; B.A., Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, N.C., 1978; unsuccessful candidate for election to the One Hundred Third Congress in 1992; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourth and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-January 3, 2005); was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives, but was elected to the United States Senate in 2004 for term beginning January 3, 2005.
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. Richard Burr|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||51.60 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||40 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||34 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||50 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||76 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||23 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 478,696|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 80,211|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 40,001 to $ 50,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 40,001 to $ 50,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 2,875,780|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||35.10 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 512,299|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 7,283,859|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,286,988|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||47.10 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 4,084,719|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||26.80 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 747,084|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 6,371|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 776,800|