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Richard Shelby's Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

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
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Housing Regulation Bill
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Mel Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency - Protect Taxpayers from Trust Fund Bailouts for Fannie, Freddie
Jan. 31, 2014 Shelby Opposes Dismantling of Flood Insurance Reform
Jan. 29, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
June 26, 2012 Hearing of the House Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
May 8, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Mortgage Finance Reform
April 26, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - Legislative Proposals in the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development's FY 2013 Budget
Feb. 28, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - State of Housing Market
Feb. 9, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - State of the Housing Market
Dec. 13, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Inspector General of the Federal Housing Finance Agency
Dec. 6, 2011 Hearing of the Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Dodd-Frank Oversight
Nov. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Oct. 20, 2011 Shelby: 30-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage Needs Fact-Based Analysis
Sept. 28, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar and Director Bromwich
July 12, 2011 Shelby: Dodd-Frank Did Little to Improve Investor Protection
June 9, 2011 Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - National Flood Insurance Program
May 26, 2011 Shelby: The American Taxpayer is No. 1 Priority
May 16, 2011 Johnson and Shelby Comment on Washington Post HUD Reports
March 29, 2011 Shelby: Congress Needs to Do Its Homework on Housing Reform
March 15, 2011 Shelby: Will We Seize or Squander the Opportunity for Reform?
March 10, 2011 Shelby Blasts "Global Mortgage Servicing Settlement"
Feb. 11, 2011 Shelby Joins Johnson in Making Housing Finance Reform a Top Priority
Nov. 16, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs - Problems in Mortgage Servicing From Modification to Foreclosure
Oct. 7, 2010 National Journal's Congress Daily - Pressure Grows for Foreclosure Investigation
Oct. 6, 2010 Shelby Calls for Banking Committee Investigation
Sept. 3, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar Secretary Department of the Interior
July 15, 2010 Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act--Conference Report
May 27, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Christopher J. Dodd, Chairman, Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs And The Honorable Barney Frank, Chairman, Committee on Financial Services
May 11, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010--Continued
May 11, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010--Continued
April 29, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
March 11, 2010 Shelby Statement on Status of Financial Regulatory Reform
Jan. 28, 2010 Executive Session
Jan. 22, 2010 Banking Committee Republicans Request Hearings on Obama Proposal
Oct. 8, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs - Future Of The Mortgage Market And The Housing Enterprises
Sept. 24, 2009 Vitter, Shelby Introduce Bill to Prevent Bailout Recipients from Funding ACORN
July 16, 2009 Hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee On Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs - Preserving Homeownership: Progress Needed To Prevent Foreclosures
June 23, 2009 Shelby Co-Sponsors Disaster State Housing Recover Act
May 11, 2009 University of Alabama School of Law Commencement Speech Class of 2009
Feb. 18, 2009 Shelby Comments on President's Housing Plan
Feb. 11, 2009 CBS "Early Show" - Transcript
Feb. 6, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Modernizing the U.S. Financial Regulatory System
Dec. 10, 2008 Press Conference with Senate Republicans on the Auto Bailout
Sept. 26, 2008 CBS "Early Show" - Transcript
Sept. 23, 2008 Shelby: Turmoil in U.S. Credit Markets
Sept. 21, 2008 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
Sept. 9, 2008 PBS "Newshour with Jim Lehrer" - Transcript
July 26, 2008 American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008
July 24, 2008 PBS "Newshour with Jim Lehrer" - Transcript
July 23, 2008 Dodd and Shelby Announce Agreement on Housing Bill, Commend Bill Passage in House
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