Richard Burr

Republican Sen. Richard Burr Prefers a Socialist to Ted Cruz

Erick Erickson, The Resurgent

That North Carolina Republican Senator Richard Burr, who claims to be a free market supporting Republican senator, would rather a socialist than Ted Cruz is amazing and instructive. The GOP ruling class would rather hand the country over to socialists than support a consistent Christian conservative like Ted Cruz. Unreal.

GOP Readies Alternative Veterans Bill

Jeremy Herb, The Hill

Senate Repubs. are prepping an alternative to Vets Affairs Chairman Bernie Sanders’s massive vets bill that repeals the $6 billion cut to military pensions as part of a larger package. The alternative is being led by Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C) as Repubs. are balking at the way Sanders pays for his $24 billion measure.

GOP Alternative for Obamacare to Be Released Mon.

Andrew Johnson, National Review Online

Sens. Richard Burr, Tom Coburn, and Orrin Hatch will outline their plans for a conservative alternative to Obamacare.