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  • Sen. Burr on the N&O: 'I couldn’t read it, because I’d slit my wrists with what they say about me'

    Sen. Richard Burr takes a shot at the News & Observer while speaking to a Chamber of Commerce group in Franklin County Tuesday, April 19, 2017.

Sen. Richard Burr takes a shot at the News & Observer while speaking to a Chamber of Commerce group in Franklin County Tuesday, April 19, 2017. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
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