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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

In Praise of Pat

Stop the presses. I have something nice to say about Governor McCrory. Unlike his Republican colleagues Thom Tillis, Phil Berger and Dan Forrest, McCrory said he will respect and obey the court decision on gay marriage, even if he doesn’t like it. Good for him. But why? I asked a ...

It's Over, and Good Riddance

U.S. District Court Judge Max O. Cogburn Jr. in Asheville issued a ruling shortly after 5 p.m. Friday declaring unconstitutional North Carolina's Amendment One, the gay-marriage ban approved by state voters in 2012. Cogburn's ruling followed Monday's announcement by the U.S. Supreme Court that it would not hear any appeal ...

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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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