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Robert Byrd's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Robert C. Byrd
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mona, Marjorie
Birth Date: 11/20/1917
Birth Place: North Wilkesboro, NC
Home City: Sophia, WV
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Crime and Sex Offenders
May 28, 2010 Byrd, Rockefeller Applaud Nomination of William Ihlenfeld as U.S. Attorney for Northern District
May 26, 2010 Byrd, Rockefeller Applaud Senate Confirmation of U.S. Attorney, U.S. Marshals for WVA
Jan. 21, 2010 Byrd Signals Upgrade In Public Safety For Kanawha County
Jan. 13, 2010 Byrd's-Eye View: "A Boon For Clarksburg"
Dec. 9, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: Protecting Against An Emerging Threat
Oct. 7, 2009 Byrd Shepherds Conference Committee Approval of FY 2010 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
Aug. 26, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: "Freedom Of Speech Requires Tolerance Of Others Views"
May 19, 2009 Take Advantage of Job and Business Opportunity Seminars In McDowell County
Feb. 10, 2009 American Recovery And Reinvestment Act Of 2009
Nov. 19, 2008 Economic Stimulus
July 24, 2007 Higher Edcuation Amendments of 2007
July 17, 2007 College Cost Reduction Act of 2007
March 20, 2007 Preserving United States Attorney Independence Act of 2007
Feb. 14, 2007 Fiscal Year 2007 Joint Funding Resolution
Feb. 13, 2007 Continuing Appropriations
Nov. 1, 2006 Press Release - Domestic Violence Prevention Funds Post-Election Priority
Sept. 29, 2006 Appropriations
Aug. 12, 2006 USA Must Do More to Protect Citizens from Attack
Aug. 12, 2006 Byrd, Emergency Teams Break Ground on New 911 Center
Aug. 8, 2006 Byrd, Emergency Teams to Break Ground on New 911 Center
July 20, 2006 Children's Safety and Violent Crime Reduction Act of 2006
June 27, 2006 Flag Descration Amendment--Continued
May 31, 2006 Funding Cleared for West Virginia Evacuation Preparation
Dec. 19, 2005 No President Is Above the Law
Dec. 19, 2005 Abuses of Power
Aug. 30, 2005 New Border Security Center Dedicated at Harpers Ferry
July 11, 2005 Department of Homeland Seucrity Appropriations Act, 2006
June 3, 2005 WV Company Wins Contract at Key Homeland Security Facility
Nov. 17, 2004 Byrd Announces Expansion of Global Hawk Work in West Virginia
Sept. 24, 2004 Homeland Security Needs a Green Light, Not a Blue Slip
Sept. 14, 2004 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2005 - Continued
June 15, 2004 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005 - Continued
April 8, 2004 Hearing of the Foreign Operations Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee
Feb. 10, 2004 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Transcript
Jan. 20, 2004 Byrd Says State of the Union "Long on Rhetoric, Short on Reality
Oct. 15, 2003 "Byrd's-Eye View" Column:  Hearing First Responders Loud and Clear
June 26, 2003 Independence Day
May 23, 2003 Memorial Day
April 30, 2003 Fiscal Year 2004 Budget Request for the Department of Homeland Security
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