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Richard Shelby's Public Statements

Full Name: Richard C. Shelby
Office: U.S. Senate (AL) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Annette; 2 Children: Richard Jr., Claude Nevin
Birth Date: 05/06/1934
Birth Place: Birmingham, AL
Home City: Tuscaloosa, AL
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: National Defense
Issue Position: Veterans - Health Care
Issue Position: Cloning
Issue Position: Gun Control
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: U.S. Official Language
Issue Position: NASA
Issue Position: Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit- Part D
Issue Position: Foreign Aid
Issue Position: Energy - Gas Prices
Issue Position: VA Identity Breach
Issue Position: Taxes - Economic Stimulus
Issue Position: Taxes - Death Tax Repeal
Issue Position: Taxes - Tax Reconciliation
Issue Position: Pledge of Allegiance
Issue Position: National Guard and Reservists
Issue Position: North Korea
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Energy - Gulf Coast Drilling
Issue Position: Financial Privacy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: North Korea
Issue Position: Taxes - Flat Tax
Issue Position: Employee Free Choice Act
Issue Position: Farm Bill
Issue Position: Stem Cell Research
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Judiciary - Judicial Activism
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Social Security Reform
Issue Position: Missile Defense
Issue Position: Judiciary - Judicial Nominations
Issue Position: Judiciary
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Hurricane Preparedness
Issue Position: Immigration - Border Fence
Issue Position: Immigration - Enforcement of Our Nation's Immigration Laws
Issue Position: Abortion
Issue Position: Abortion - Parental Notification
Issue Position: Energy - Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)
Issue Position: Federal Marriage Amendment
Issue Position: Abortion - Partial Birth Abortion
Issue Position: Child and Sexual Predator Elimination
Issue Position: Asbestos Litigation Reform
Issue Position: Desecration of the Flag
Issue Position: Iran
Issue Position: Campaign Finance Reform
Issue Position: Veterans - Benefits
Issue Position: War on Terror
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