MEDIA ADVISORY: Senator Burr Announces Events for February 19-21, 2013

U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) will travel to Guilford, Forsyth, Mecklenburg, and Buncombe counties between February 19-21. Media wishing to schedule separate interviews with Senator Burr should contact Senator Burr's press office at (202) 228-2971 or by emailing press@burr.senate.gov.

On Wednesday, Senator Burr will present twenty-two medals to Bethany Gauntt on behalf of her late father, Col. Ernest Holland, a World War II, Korean, and Vietnam War veteran. This ceremony will take place in the Senator's office in Winston-Salem. On Thursday, Senator Burr will present the Silver Star to Army veteran Lawrence Holder for gallantry in action during the Vietnam War.

Tuesday, February 19 10:00 AM Senator Burr to attend UnitedHealth Group announcement


3803 North Elm St.

Greensboro, NC

12:45 PM Senator Burr to speak to students at Career Center High School

910 Highland Court

Winston-Salem, NC

2:30 PM Senator Burr to preside over Medal Ceremony for the late Col. Ernest Holland, a WWII, Korean, and Vietnam War veteran

2000 West First Street

Suite 508

Winston-Salem, NC

Wednesday, February 20

10:00 AM Senator Burr to attend National Association of Manufacturers award ceremony


801 East Beaty Street

Davidson, NC 28036

12:00 PM Senator Burr to speak to North Mecklenburg/Lake Norman Rotary Club
The Peninsula Club

19101 Peninsula Club Drive

Cornelius, NC

2:00 PM Senator Burr to preside over Medal Ceremony for Lawrence Holder, a veteran of the Vietnam War

Carolina's Aviation Museum

4672 First Flight Drive

Charlotte, NC 28208

Thursday, February 21

9:30 AM Senator Burr to visit Buncombe County Early College
340 Victoria Rd.

Asheville, NC 28801

12:30 PM Senator Burr to speak at Council of Independent Business Owners Lunch

Magnolia's Restaurant

26 E. Walnut Street

Asheville, NC 28801

1:30 PM Senator Burr to visit Eblen Charities
50 Westgate Parkway

Asheville, NC 28806