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Richard Shelby's Public Statements

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
Dec. 1, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Spurring Job Growth by Removing Barriers to Capital Formation for Small Businesses
Dec. 1, 2011 Letter to A. Roy Lavik, Inspector General of U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Nov. 17, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Nov. 10, 2011 Shelby: Congress Needs to Hold Financial Regulators Accountable
Nov. 9, 2011 Disapproving the Rule Submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with Respect to Regulating the Internet and Broadband Industry Practices
Nov. 3, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs : Servicemembers, Veterans and Their Families in the Consumer Financial Marketplace
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 20, 2011 Shelby: 30-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage Needs Fact-Based Analysis
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of U.S. International Trade Commission
Oct. 14, 2011 Congressional Working Group Releases Investigative Report on Unsustainable CLASS Act
Oct. 14, 2011 Shelby Statement on CLASS Act Abandonment
Oct. 13, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Examining Economic Sanctions on Iran
Oct. 6, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) Annual Report to Congress
Oct. 6, 2011 Republicans Continue Push for Accountability at Consumer Bureaucracy
Oct. 4, 2011 Senators: Dodd-Frank Rulemaking Hurts Main Street
Sept. 28, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar and Director Bromwich
Sept. 22, 2011 Shelby Introduces Financial Regulatory Responsibility Act
Sept. 21, 2011 Shelby Moves to Defund ObamaCare
Sept. 21, 2011 Shelby's RESTORE Act Passes Senate Committee
Sept. 20, 2011 Shelby: Our Nation Cannot Afford ObamaCare
Sept. 15, 2011 Congressional Working Group Releases Investigative Report on Unsustainable CLASS Act
Sept. 14, 2011 Shelby Statement on NASA SLS Announcement
Sept. 12, 2011 Space.com - Obama Administration Accused of Sabotaging Space Launch System
Sept. 8, 2011 Agreement Reached to Include Wicker Flood Insurance Provisions for Floor Action
Sept. 8, 2011 Birmingham News - Alabama Delegation Cool to President Obama's Plans
Sept. 6, 2011 Shelby Continues Call for Accountability at Consumer Bureaucracy
Aug. 2, 2011 Shelby Votes "No" on Debt Deal
July 27, 2011 Hearing of Labor, Health, Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request for the Department of Education
July 26, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - FDIC, OCC, and FSOC Nominations
July 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
July 25, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
July 21, 2011 Boxer Joins Landrieu, Shelby for Bipartisan Introduction of Bill to Restore Gulf Coast
July 21, 2011 Shelby on Dodd-Frank One-Year: No Mood to Celebrate Just Yet
July 21, 2011 Shelby Introduces Gulf Recovery Bill
July 19, 2011 Shelby: Consumer Bureau Concerns Are With Accountability, Not Authority
July 14, 2011 Shelby: The American People Deserve Transparency, Accountability From the Fed
July 14, 2011 Shelby, Thune Question Obamacare Branding Campaign
July 14, 2011 Letter to Honorable Kathleen Sebelius
July 12, 2011 Shelby: Dodd-Frank Did Little to Improve Investor Protection
July 7, 2011 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States
June 30, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - State of the FDIC
June 30, 2011 Letter to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson and Assistant Secretary of the Army Corps of Engineers Jo-Ellen Darcy
June 28, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - Housing Finance Reform
June 23, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program
June 16, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - "Credit Unions: Member Business Lending"
June 16, 2011 Shelby, Crapo Concerned by IG Reports on Dodd-Frank Implementation
June 15, 2011 Inhofe: Measure Would Help Recovering Communities
June 15, 2011 Shelby Introduces Tornado Tax Relief Bill
June 14, 2011 Hearing of the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - SEC and SIPC Nominations
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