In case you missed it, the NCAA board of governors has voted to allow NCAA athletes to receive compensation for use of their names, images, and likenesses:

Well, GOP Sen. Richard Burr wants to do something about that:

Wow, great idea!

Yep. Burr’s pathetic attempt to punish NCAA athletes is definitely a good use of his time and the taxpayer’s dime.

Really representing the GOP well, that Richard Burr.