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Richard Shelby's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Cap and Trade
Issue Position: Energy - Gulf Coast Drilling
Issue Position: Energy - Gas Prices
Issue Position: Energy - Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz - Shelby To Ensure No Taxpayer Funds Used for War on Coal in AL
Oct. 10, 2012 Press-Register - RESTORE Money is for AL
Feb. 29, 2012 Letter to President Barack Obama - Lowering Prices at the Pump
Feb. 2, 2012 Johnson, Shelby Hail Committee Passage of Bipartisan Iran Sanctions Legislation
Jan. 30, 2012 Banking Committee to Vote on the Sanctions and Human Rights Bill Thursday
Jan. 25, 2012 Letter to President Obama
July 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
April 26, 2011 Bipartisan US Senate Delegation Returns from China
Dec. 7, 2010 Shelby Welcomes Delay in EPA Rules
May 21, 2010 Letter to Secretary Salazar
May 11, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works: Issues Surrounding the Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico
Nov. 5, 2009 Boxer Statement on Committee Passage of S. 1733 -- The Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act
Nov. 2, 2009 Chairman Boxer Urges EPW Republicans to "Come Back to Work" on Climate Legislation After Ranking Member Inhofe Announces Boycott of Markup
Oct. 29, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs - Executive Session To Mark-up An Original Bill Entitled: "Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability And Divestment Act Of 2009" And Vote On ....vised ...
July 9, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Markup of the FY2010 State, Foreign Operations, Energy and Water, and Financial Services and General Government Bills
June 10, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking Committee - The State Of The Domestic Automobile Industry: Impact Of Federal Assistance
April 16, 2009 Scottsboro Daily Sentinel - Shelby Says No To Bailouts
April 3, 2009 One Size Does Not Fit All
March 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs
March 10, 2009 Shelby Announces Funding for Alabama Energy and Water Projects
Jan. 30, 2009 Challenges and Opportunities
Dec. 1, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Stephen L. Johnson, Administrator, United States Environmental Protection Agency
Nov. 16, 2008 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Sept. 19, 2008 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, Re: Protect American Energy Freedom Day
Sept. 10, 2008 Letter to Senate "Gang of 10", Re: Drop Proposed Severance Tax
Aug. 12, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
July 24, 2008 Shelby: Common Sense, Comprehensive Energy Plan
July 22, 2008 Letter to Hon. Senator Robert C. Byrd, Chairman, Committee on Appropriations, U.S. Senate
June 19, 2008 Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008--Motion to Proceed
May 23, 2008 The Price We Pay at the Pump
April 10, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
April 10, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
April 9, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
April 3, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
April 3, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007--Continued
June 28, 2007 Huntsville Times - Spending Bill Funds Many Area Projects Senate Committee Vote Today On Science, Security Measure
June 28, 2007 Shelby Announces Funding for Alabama Energy and Water Projects
June 15, 2007 Birmingham News: Senate Bill Would Set Minimums For Renewable Power Alabama Power, State Regulators Oppose It
June 3, 2007 CNN Late Edition-Transcript
Dec. 11, 2006 Shelby: Drilling Will Bring Revenue To Alabama, Energy To The Nation
Aug. 1, 2006 Shelby: Drilling Will Bring Revenue to Alabama, Energy to the Nation
July 26, 2006 Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
Feb. 8, 2006 Shelby Statement on Thrailkill Confirmation Hearing
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