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Richard Shelby's Public Statements on Issue: Science

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: Cloning
Issue Position: NASA
Issue Position: NASA
May 1, 2014 Shelby Blasts NASA Budget for Lack of Commitment to SLS, Accountability from Commerical
April 29, 2014 Shelby Urges Close Evaluation of Federal R&D Spending on Merit
July 22, 2013 Yellowhammer News - Shelby Advocates for Huntsville-Based Space Program, Asks for More Accountability
July 16, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Subcommittee Markup of a Commerce Justice Science and Related Agencies Funding Bill
March 28, 2012 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - National Institutes of Health Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Proposal
March 28, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Future Funding for NASA
Sept. 14, 2011 Shelby Statement on NASA SLS Announcement
Sept. 12, 2011 Space.com - Obama Administration Accused of Sabotaging Space Launch System
April 18, 2011 Shelby Saves Over 500 Jobs at Marshall Space Flight Center by Commissioning NASA to Build Heavy-Lift Rocket
Sept. 30, 2010 Shelby Statement on House Passage of NASA Authorization
July 21, 2010 Shelby: CJS Bill Sustains Human Space Flight
July 15, 2010 Shelby Statement on NASA Authorization Bill
May 13, 2010 Shelby: Amendment Protects Constellation Program
April 22, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee: Administration's Plans for the Future of Human Space Flight
April 15, 2010 Shelby: NASA Plan Based on Quicksand Foundation
Feb. 1, 2010 Shelby: Nasa Budget Begins Death March For U.S. Human Space Flight
Dec. 13, 2009 Shelby Protects Constellation, AresFunding
Nov. 12, 2009 Alabama's Own Marshall Space Flight Center's Ares Rocket Tops List
Oct. 28, 2009 Shelby Praises Successful Ares I-X Launch
Oct. 22, 2009 Shelby Comments on Augustine Commission Report
Oct. 5, 2009 Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 29, 2009 Letter to Mr. Norman R. Augustine, Chairman, U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee
March 26, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs Committee - Enhancing Investor Protection And The Regulation Of Securities Markets - Part II
Oct. 16, 2007 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 16, 2007 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 15, 2007 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 4, 2007 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 28, 2007 Huntsville Times - Spending Bill Funds Many Area Projects Senate Committee Vote Today On Science, Security Measure
June 15, 2007 The Huntsville Times: Marshall Programs Get Boost Panel Raises Bush Budget Request, Funds Exploration
May 24, 2007 Shelby: NASA Recognizes Need for Lunar Robotics
May 15, 2007 Letter To Office Of Management And Budget Director Robert J. Portman
June 5, 2006 Shelby Announces Marshall Space Flight Center to Take over New Project Management
Nov. 15, 2005 Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for Fiscal Year 2006--Conference Report
Aug. 9, 2005 Shelby Applauds Shuttle Discovery's Safe Return to Earth
July 26, 2005 Shelby Applauds Discovery's Return to Flight
June 21, 2005 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Bill Considered By Subcommittee
May 12, 2005 Shelby Chairs Hearing on NASA Budget
March 2, 2005 Shelby Assumes Chairmanship of Commerece, Justice, Science Appropriations Subcommittee
Sept. 21, 2004 Shelby Announces Funding for Marshall Space Flight Center and Alabama Projects
Oct. 24, 2003 Runaway Incursions
June 26, 2003 Tribute to Arthur G. Stephenson
May 7, 2003 Hearing on the Impact of the Global Settlement Statement of Sen. Richard Shelby
Feb. 1, 2003 Statement of Senator Richard C. Shelby on the Space Shuttle Columbia
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: NASA
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