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Richard Shelby's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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: Child and Sexual Predator Elimination
Issue Position: Protecting Our Children
Issue Position: War on Terror - Terrorism Finance
Issue Position: Gun Control
June 23, 2014 Mikulski and Shelby Praise FBI's Work to Rescue 168 Juveniles in Nationwide Operation Targeting Underage Prostitution
June 18, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
July 16, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Subcommittee Markup of a Commerce Justice Science and Related Agencies Funding Bill
July 7, 2011 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States
Feb. 1, 2011 Shelby Receives Narcotic Officers' Associations' Coalition Member of the Senate Award
Jan. 12, 2011 Tuscaloosa News - Shelby: Dealing with Threats is Part of Being a Lawmaker
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Robert S. Mueller, III Director Federal Bureau of Investigation
May 24, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Gary Locke
May 6, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee: Department of Justice (DOJ) Fiscal Year 2011 Budget Request
April 13, 2010 Shelby Questions Motivation Behind FBI DNA Policy Change
Oct. 20, 2009 Shelby Restores CDP Funding
Oct. 5, 2009 Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
May 14, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Markup of the Fiscal Year 2009 Supplemental for Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Pandemic Flu
May 7, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, Committee on Appropriations - The Department of Justice Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Request
April 21, 2009 Shelby: SEC Must Have Resources to Pursue Fraud
April 12, 2009 Hearing of the Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations Subcommittee on DOJ Budget
March 26, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs Committee - Enhancing Investor Protection And The Regulation Of Securities Markets - Part II
Jan. 22, 2009 Schumer, Shelby Announce New Legislation to Crack Down on Wall Street Fraudsters
Dec. 19, 2008 Letter to The Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States
Nov. 24, 2008 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program
Nov. 6, 2008 Huntsville Times - City to Become 'Explosives Capital' Groundbreaking Today on National Training Center
Sept. 25, 2008 Shelby Applauds Passage of Combating Child Exploitation Act of 2008
Sept. 25, 2008 Shelby Applauds Passage of Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act
Aug. 1, 2008 Senate Resolution 646--Recognizing and Supporting the Goals and Ideals of National Runaway Prevention Month
June 19, 2008 Shelby Fights for Law Enforcement Safety
May 21, 2008 Shelby Announces Senate Passage of Bill to Combat Child Exploitation
May 13, 2008 Leahy, Specter, Mikulski, Shelby, Hatch Introduce Bulletproof Vest Reauthorization Bill
April 10, 2008 Hearing of the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee on DOJ Budget
April 10, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2009 Appropriations for the Justice Department
Dec. 19, 2007 Leahy, Clinton, Mikulski, Shelby and Landrieu Offer Bill for Need-Based Waivers of the Local Matching Requirement in the Bulletproof Vest Grant Program
Oct. 4, 2007 Shelby: Taxpayer Dollars Spent on Extravagant Events Unacceptable
July 19, 2007 Shelby Introduces Bill To Combat Child Exploitation
July 19, 2007 Shelby Introduces Bill to Combat Child Exploitation
June 29, 2007 Shelby Fights Child Exploitation
May 24, 2007 Senate Approves FY 07 Supplemental Appropriations bill
March 22, 2007 Committee Approves FY 2007 Supplemental Appropriations BIl
Sept. 19, 2006 Statement of Richard Shelby on Combating Child Pornography by Eliminating Pornographers' Access to the Financial Payment System
July 11, 2006 Shelby Continues Fight Against Child Predators
May 17, 2006 Shelby To Join Child Safety Briefing Tomorrow
April 3, 2006 Shelby Announces $70,000 For Alabama Coalition Against Rape
Nov. 15, 2005 Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for Fiscal Year 2006--Conference Report
Nov. 9, 2005 Natalee Halloway
Sept. 8, 2005 Making Appropriations for Science, the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies for Fiscal Year 2006-Continued
July 14, 2005 MSNBC Scarborough Country - Transcript
June 21, 2005 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Bill Considered By Subcommittee
May 24, 2005 Shelby Chairs Hearing on Department of Justice Budget
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