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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
Sept. 10, 2013 Shelby To Oppose Syria Resolution
Sept. 10, 2013 AL.com - New Order for Upgraded Stryker Vehicles Keeps Anniston Workers on the Job
Sept. 10, 2013 AL.com - Sen. Richard Shelby: Obama's Syria Plan 'Weak and Vague' Will Vote Against It
Sept. 10, 2013 Shelby Announces Stryker Work at Anniston Army Depot
Aug. 8, 2013 Shelby Statement on Appropriations Markups
Aug. 2, 2013 Yellowhammer - Shelby says Obamacare is a Failure
Aug. 1, 2013 Promoting Energy Savings in Residential Buildings and Industry--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Aug. 1, 2013 Shelby: Defense Bill Should Not Exceed Budget Control Act Limit
July 25, 2013 The Economy
July 25, 2013 Yellowhammer - Shelby Opposes Detroit Bailout
July 24, 2013 AL.com - Sen. Richard Shelby: Obama had nothing to do with Airbus
July 23, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 -- Motion to Proceed
July 22, 2013 Yellowhammer Politics - Shelby Advocates for Huntsville-Based Space Program, Asks for More Accountability
July 18, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Markup of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies and the Department of Homeland Security Bill
July 16, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Subcommittee Markup of a Commerce Justice Science and Related Agencies Funding Bill
July 10, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
June 26, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 6, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Air Traffic Services
May 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Complete Cooperation into IRS Investigation
May 14, 2013 Letter to Senator Tom Harkin - Hearing on NLRB Budget Request
May 14, 2013 Letter to Senator Tom Harkin - Senate Republicans Call for Hearing on NLRB Budget Request
May 9, 2013 Senate Unanimously Passes Gold Medal Bill to Honor the "Four Little Girls"
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
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 16, 2013 Shelby Introduces Basel III Impact Study Act
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
March 20, 2013 Shelby Announces Senate Passage of Legislation Preventing Government Shutdown
March 18, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 14, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 - Resumed
March 13, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 12, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
March 12, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
March 7, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Fishery Stock Assessments
March 5, 2013 Shelby Introduces Dodd-Frank Implementation Bills
March 4, 2013 Dothan Eagle - "Shelby: Sequester 'Only the Beginning'"
Feb. 28, 2013 Shelby Requests Red Snapper Assessments
Feb. 21, 2013 GOP Senator's Backing Gives Hagel Enough Support to be Pentagon chief
Feb. 20, 2013 Selma Times-Journal: Shelby Talks Debt
Feb. 20, 2013 Sen. Shelby: Budget Cuts "Draconian'
Feb. 14, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Shelby: Sequestration is No Solution to Our Spending Problem
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
Jan. 30, 2013 Press-Register - Shelby pushes flat tax, balanced budget amdt.
Jan. 29, 2013 Shelby Introduces Dual Fiscal Proposals
Jan. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 2, 2013 Politico - Richard Shelby: U.S. becoming Europe
Jan. 1, 2013 Shelby Statement on Fiscal Cliff Agreement
Dec. 30, 2012 Executive Session
Dec. 28, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Debt Limit
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