Dr. Coburn was elected to the U.S. Senate as a Republican from Oklahoma in 2004. He serves on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Judiciary Committee and Indian Affairs Committee.
U.S. Senator Richard Burr of North Carolina serves as a member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee. He is also ranking member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee where he works to improve the quality of health care and service veterans receive.