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Richard Shelby's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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: Financial Regulatory Reform
Nov. 21, 2013 AL.com - Sen. Shelby Votes Against Janet Yellen for Fed Chair: 'No Confidence She Will Change Course'
Oct. 16, 2013 Shelby Opposes Spending Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Shelby: Defense Bill Should Not Exceed Budget Control Act Limit
March 18, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Dec. 8, 2011 Shelby: Make consumer bureau accountable
Nov. 9, 2011 Disapproving the Rule Submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with Respect to Regulating the Internet and Broadband Industry Practices
Sept. 6, 2011 Shelby Continues Call for Accountability at Consumer Bureaucracy
June 14, 2011 Hearing of the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - SEC and SIPC Nominations
Dec. 16, 2010 Shelby Continues to Press Feinberg on Gulf Claims
Aug. 5, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr. Attorney General U.S. Department of Justice
May 11, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
Sept. 10, 2009 Hearing Of Senate Committee On Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs - Oversight Of The SEC's Failure To Identify The Bernard L. Madoff Ponzi Scheme And How To Improve SEC Performance
Aug. 26, 2009 Shelby Statement on the Passing of Senator Kennedy
March 20, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President, United States of America
Feb. 27, 2009 Making Every Vote Count
Dec. 10, 2008 Fox News "Fox & Friends" - Transcript
Sept. 20, 2004 Letter to Senators Susan Collins and Joseph Lieberman
June 8, 2004 Tribute to Former Ronald Reagan
April 1, 2004 Shelby Holds Hearing on Challenges at U.S. Postal Service
Jan. 20, 2004 Shelby Disappointed by Failed Cloture Vote on Omnibus
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: U.S. Official Language
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