Danny (J.R.) Earl Britt, Jr. (R-SS13)
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North Carolina State Senate
Room 525 Legislative Office Building 300 North Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27603-5925

District Office:
300 North Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27603-5925
Elected: 2016    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Amy   
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSenate Committee on Judiciary
ChairmanSenate Committee on Transportation
ChairmanSubcommittee on Justice and Public Safety
Co-ChairJoint Legislative Oversight Committee on Emergency Management
MemberSenate Select Committee on Prison Safety
MemberJoint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations
MemberJoint Commission on Courts
MemberJoint Legislative Oversight Committee on Administrative Procedure
MemberSenate Committee on Commerce and Insurance
MemberSenate Committee on Finance
MemberSenate Committee on Health Care
MemberSenate Committee on Appropriations on Base Budget
ChairmanJoint Legislative Oversight Committee on Justice and Public Safety
MemberJoint Legislative Oversight Committee on Transportation
Counties Representing
Columbus / Robeson


Danny Earl Britt, Jr. was born in Robeson County to a mother who is a retired textile worker and to a father who was a state employee. He grew up spending his summers in tobacco fields, where he learned how to work hard and make a living.

Danny enlisted in the NC Army National Guard after high school and went on to play football at Appalachian State University. After college, he got in law degree and came back to Robeson County to work in a small law office. Danny later became a prosecutor in the Robeson County District Attorney's Office.

He was deployed to Iraq and later Kuwait, and currently holds the rank of Lt. Colonel after 20 years of service.

Today, Danny operates his own firm and lives in Lumberton with his wife Jill - a public school teacher - and two kids. He continues to serve in the North Carolina Army National Guard.