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Richard Shelby's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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: Cap and Trade
Issue Position: Trade
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate - Allow A Senate Vote On Iran Sanctions
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Continued Enforcement of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty on Tubular Goods from China
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chairman of the International Trade Commission - Maintain Level Playing Field for American Steel Industry
April 25, 2013 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chairman of the US International Trade Commission - Urging Continuation Of Trade Penalties on Imported Rebar to Protect U.S. Jobs
Feb. 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Commerce Department - Pricing and Trade Regulations
Feb. 8, 2013 Letter to Acting Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank, Miss. Senators - Trade Issues
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury - Concern with the Pending Acquisition of Nexen Inc.
July 26, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - UN Arms Trade Treaty
May 21, 2012 Johnson, Shelby Praise Senate Passage of Iran Sanctions Legislation
May 8, 2012 Letter to Chairmen Boxer and Baucus and Ranking Members Inhofe and Hatch of the House-Senate Conference Committee to Strengthen Harbor Maintenance Language
Feb. 2, 2012 Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012
Feb. 1, 2012 Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012
Dec. 1, 2011 Letter to A. Roy Lavik, Inspector General of U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of U.S. International Trade Commission
July 25, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - United Nation's Arms Treaty
April 5, 2011 Letter to Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of the U.S. International Trade Commission
March 3, 2011 End Cap-and-Trade for Good
Jan. 31, 2011 Final WTO Report Rules Boeing Received Prohibited Subsidies
Jan. 12, 2011 Tuscaloosa News - Shelby: Dealing with Threats is Part of Being a Lawmaker
Sept. 21, 2010 Shelby: Keep Politics Out of Tanker Competition
May 13, 2010 Shelby: Boeing Bill Ill-Conceived
May 9, 2010 CBS "Face The Nation" - Transcript
Dec. 21, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture And Ron Kirk, Ambassador, Office Of The United States Trade Representative
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 ...
Sept. 10, 2009 Letter to Ambassador Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative, Office of the United States Trade Representative
May 20, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs Committee - Oversight Of The Troubled Asset Relief Program
March 17, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs Committee on Perspectives on Modernizing Insurance Regulation
March 10, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Investor Protection and the Regulation of Securities Markets
July 17, 2008 Senate Banking Committee Passes Bipartisan Iran Sanctions Legislation
May 7, 2008 Cap and Trade Revenue
July 19, 2007 Hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs - "The Second Monetary Policy Report to the Congress for 2007"
March 30, 2007 Shelby Announces Consultations with Canada on Softwood Lumber
Jan. 31, 2007 Statement of Richard C. Shelby U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs "The Treasury Department's Report to Congress on Internati
May 26, 2005 Statement of Richard Shelby - "The Report to the Congress on International Economic and Exchange Rate Policies"
May 26, 2005 Committee Statement: "The Report to the Congress on International Economic and Exchange Rate Policies"
Oct. 22, 2004 Shelby Applauds Decision to Implement Safeguards Against Surging Imports of Chinese Socks
Sept. 30, 2004 The Hill - Congress's responsibility to investigate trade groups
July 22, 2004 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - Regulation NMS and Developments in Market Structure
July 21, 2004 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Regulation National Market System and Development in Market Structure, Part 1
May 19, 2004 Panel II of a Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Congressional Oversight of the IMF and World Bank
Feb. 12, 2004 Export-Import Bank
Dec. 4, 2003 Shelby Statement on Repeal of Steel Tariffs
Nov. 20, 2003 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee
Oct. 30, 2003 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee
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