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{{tnr}}'''Justin Burr''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[North Carolina House of Representatives]], representing District 67. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008. Burr currently serves as a [[State House Deputy Minority Whip|Deputy Minority Whip]].   
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{{tnr}}'''Justin P. Burr''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[North Carolina House of Representatives]], representing District 67. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008. Burr currently serves as a [[State House Deputy Minority Whip|Deputy Minority Whip]].   
  
 
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Burr's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref>[http://www.justinburr.com/ ''justinburr.com'' - Justin's Platform]</ref>
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'''CONSERVATIVE AND EFFICIENT GOVERNMENT

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Justin Burr
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 67
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionBail Bondsman
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
Justin Burr campaign logo
CandidateVerification
Justin P. Burr is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 67. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008. Burr currently serves as a Deputy Minority Whip.

Biography

Burr is a bail enforcement officer and realtor.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Burr served on the following committees:

North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations, Chair
Elections, Vice-chair
Finance, Vice-chair
Government
Health and Human Services, Vice-chair
Insurance
Judiciary
Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House, Vice-chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Burr served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Burr served on the following committees:

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Burr's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

CONSERVATIVE AND EFFICIENT GOVERNMENT

  • Excerpt:"As one of the key budget writers in 2011 and 2012 he’s made sure we cut back and put cost saving policies in place so the government isn’t trying to take more money out of your wallet!"

LOWER TAXES AND CUT WASTEFUL SPENDING

  • Excerpt:"As a key leader in the budget writing process, Justin is in the right place to continue protecting the TAXPAYER’S WALLET!"

MORE FREEDOM, LESS GOVERNMENT

  • Excerpt:"Less is more when it comes to your freedom and rights! Fewer regulations and rules to hinder you and your small business. You deserve to live your life without government interference."

REQUIRE A PHOTO-ID TO VOTE

  • Excerpt:"Voting in America is a sacred right that must be protected, which is why we must ensure those that vote are who they say they are. We must stop voting fraud by requiring a photo identification in order to vote in North Carolina."

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Burr ran for re-election in 2012. He defeated Darrell E. Almond in the May 8, 2012 Republican primary. He defeated Kevin Furr (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 67, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJustin Burr Incumbent 62.6% 22,911
     Democratic Kevin Furr 37.4% 13,700
Total Votes 36,611
North Carolina House of Representatives District 67 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJustin Burr Incumbent 66.3% 7,518
Darrell E. Almond 33.7% 3,815
Total Votes 11,333

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Burr won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. He had no primary opposition but was challenged by Kevin Furr (D) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 67 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Justin Burr (R) 17,135 75.41%
Kevin Furr (D) 5,587 24.59%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Burr won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[5] $27,300 was raised for this campaign.[6] He ran unopposed.

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 67
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Justin Burr (R) 26,174

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Burr was up for re-election, he collected $65,766 in donations.[7]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

North Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Justin Burr's campaign in 2010
North Carolina Bail Agents Association$6,000
North Carolina Republican Party$5,675
Northeast Anesthesia & Pain Specialists$3,000
North Carolina Association Of Realtors$2,500
Burr, David & Betty$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $65,766

2008

In 2008, Burr collected $27,300 in donations.[8]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
NORTH CAROLINA BAIL AGENTS ASSOCIATION $5,000
BURR, JUSTIN P $4,000
BURR, PHILLIP B $2,253
NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $2,000
BURR, DAVID $1,000
BURR, DAVID & BETTY $1,000
HAYES, ROBIN $1,000

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