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Robert Byrd's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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: Defense
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Homeland Defense
March 25, 2010 Letter to the Secretary of the Air Force Donley - Air Force To Reconsider Decision To Relocate C-130's From Charleston
Feb. 23, 2010 Byrd Announces A New First For West Virginia's National Guard
Dec. 9, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: Protecting Against An Emerging Threat
Oct. 22, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010 - Conference Report
Oct. 1, 2009 Department Of Defense To Investigate Army's Response To Exposure Of US Troops To Deadly Chemical In Iraq
Sept. 27, 2008 Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009
Sept. 17, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
May 20, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
Feb. 14, 2008 Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2007
Dec. 18, 2007 Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008 -- Continued
Dec. 6, 2007 Letter to President Bush, Re: Making Long-Term Security Commitments to Iraq without Congressional Consent
Nov. 8, 2007 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2008 - Conference Report
Nov. 6, 2007 Chairman Byrd Rejects Blank Check for Iraq
Nov. 1, 2007 Letter to the Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States of America
Oct. 22, 2007 Byrd Calls Supplemental Request Shortsighted
Sept. 26, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - The President's FY 2008 Supplemental Request for the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
Sept. 24, 2007 Iraq
Aug. 1, 2007 Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2007
July 23, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Carl Levin, Chairman, Committee on Armed Services
July 23, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Carl Levin, Chairman, Senate Committee on Armed Services
July 17, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008--Continued
July 17, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008--Continued
July 13, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
July 12, 2007 Letter to United States Senators
July 10, 2007 The New York Daily News - Op-ed: This is Not Our Fight
May 24, 2007 Memorial Day
May 24, 2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations
May 17, 2007 U. S. Troops Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
May 16, 2007 Byrd Presses Iraqi Government to Take Greater Role in Stability
May 3, 2007 Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments of 2007
May 3, 2007 Byrd, Clinton Call for End of 2002 Use of Force Resolution
May 1, 2007 Supplemental Appropriations
April 26, 2007 U. S. Troops Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007--Conference Report
March 29, 2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations
March 29, 2007 Senate Makes Its Voice Clear on New Course in Iraq War
March 28, 2007 U. S. Troops Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 27, 2007 U. S. Troops Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007--Continued
March 15, 2007 United States Policy in Iraq Resolution of 2007--S.J. Res. 9
Feb. 27, 2007 Hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations
Feb. 17, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the Congress on Iraq--Motion to Proceed
Feb. 14, 2007 Senate Appropriations Prepares to Tackle War Funding Bill
Feb. 1, 2007 Byrd to Push for Conclusion to Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 1, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 24, 2007 Senate Resolution 39--Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the Need for Approval by the Congress Before Any Offensive Military Action by the US.....
Jan. 23, 2007 Byrd Says Time for Hollow Promises in Iraq Over
Jan. 11, 2007 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 Byrd Says White House Plan For Iraq A Recipe for Continued Chaos
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