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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 126 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

Trial Balloon?

NC Speaker of the House and candidate for U.S. Senate Thom Tillis is now saying that the budget impasse in Raleigh may deprive teachers of any raises at all. Tillis is off raising money from the D.C. lobbyist crowd . So his bread is buttered. Maybe what Tillis forecast -- ...

Pat Versus Phil - and Dan?

A discerning reader adds a twist to my theory (see “Pat Versus Phil” blog below) that Senator Berger might back a primary opponent against Governor McCrory: It could be Lt. Governor Dan Forest: “Can't help but notice Senate budget included Forest's pet project for more education revenue but they didn't ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SB 729

    Coal Ash Management Act of 2014.

  • SB 669

    Reduce the Individual Income Tax Rate.

  • SB 361

    Excellent Public Schools Act of 2013.

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  • SJR 35

    Honor Ed Jones.

  • SJR 7

    Honor Don East.

  • SJR 15

    Honor Jean Preston.

Recent Votes

SB 793

Motion 8 To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 4590.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 510.0
HB 1181

Second Reading

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 2856.0
•••No: 1734.0
•••Other: 510.0
HB 1181

Amendment 3

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 1632.0
•••No: 2957.0
•••Other: 510.0
HB 1181

Amendment 2

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 1632.0
•••No: 3060.0
•••Other: 48.0
HB 1181

Amendment 1

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 4692.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 48.0
HB 369

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 4692.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 36.0
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