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Phil Berger

Republican — Senator — District 26
Available Terms:
  • 2009-2010
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014

Phil Berger represents Senate District 26 in the North Carolina Senate, is a member of 0 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 127 bills.

2000 19777.0
2002 55092.72
2004 76650.0
2006 266600.0
2008 206625.0
2010 601240.91

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    NC Senate
    16 W. Jones Street, Room 2008

    Raleigh, NC 27601-2808
    Phone: 919-733-5708
  • Phil.Berger@ncleg.net



News and Blog Coverage

Did Pat Pick Right Fight?

Governor McCrory’s political instinct is right, but his choice of battlefield is puzzling. The Governor seems to understand that the best way to get reelected is to pick a fight with the legislature. Governors are always more popular than legislatures. McCrory’s approval ratings are twice as high as this legislature. ...

The Whole Tarbaby

Pat McCrory had one of those days. First, a typist switched an ‘h’ for an ‘f’ so he sent out a press release announcing a Wilmington company was ‘firing’ 1300 new workers instead of ‘hiring’ 1300 workers. Then a passing photographer snapped a photo of the Governor with his arm ...

McCrory's Balancing Act

Republican wins this year could make Governor McCrory’s reelection road rockier. Over the past month, the Governor seemed to tack to the middle and away from the arch-conservative legislature. He reacted mildly to the gay-marriage court decisions. He suggested that he might support Medicaid expansion. Last week he sued the ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 885

    UNC BOG Vacancy Election.

  • SB 729

    Coal Ash Management Act of 2014.

  • SB 669

    Reduce the Individual Income Tax Rate.

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  • SB 361

    Excellent Public Schools Act of 2013.

  • SJR 35

    Honor Ed Jones.

  • SJR 7

    Honor Don East.

Recent Votes

SB 42

Motion 9 To Concur

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4080.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1020.0
SB 729

Conference Rpt Motion 8 To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3876.0
•••No: 24.0
•••Other: 1020.0
SB 734

Conference Rpt Motion 8 To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3571.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 1326.0
SB 884

Motion 9 To Concur

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4081.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 918.0
SB 729

Motion 9 To Concur

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 00.0
•••No: 3979.0
•••Other: 1020.0
HJR 901

Second Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4081.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 918.0
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