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Robert Byrd's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

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: School Prayer
Oct. 27, 2009 Executive Session
Sept. 9, 2009 Byrd Lauds Judge Irene C. Berger
Aug. 6, 2009 Executive Session
July 8, 2009 Rockefeller, Byrd Applaud Nomination Of Irene Berger To Federal District Court
May 26, 2009 Statement on Nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court
Sept. 17, 2008 Constitution Day
Dec. 13, 2007 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007
Sept. 17, 2007 220th Anniversary of the United States Constitution
March 29, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 22, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 18, 2007 Protect the Power of the People
Jan. 17, 2007 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007--Continued
Sept. 17, 2006 A Constitution Day Message from Senator Byrd
June 27, 2006 Flag Descration Amendment--Continued
May 2, 2006 Hearing of Senate Budget Committee on Line-Item Veto
April 27, 2006 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 4, 2006 Securing America's Borders Act--Continued
March 2, 2006 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 26, 2006 Executive Session
Jan. 25, 2006 Byrd Announces Support for Alito Nomination
Dec. 12, 2005 Filibustering
Nov. 3, 2005 Byrd Meets with Supreme Court Nominee Samuel Alito
Sept. 16, 2005 A Celebration of the Constitution of the United States
Sept. 4, 2005 Byrd Applauds Chief Justice Rehnquist's Service to Nation
July 19, 2005 Byrd Reacts to Supreme Court Nomination
July 12, 2005 Byrd, President Discuss Supreme Court Vacancy
July 7, 2005 White House Seeks Byrd Advice on Supreme Court Vacancy
June 27, 2005 Byrd Applauds High Court Ruling on Ten Commandments
May 25, 2005 Executive Session
May 24, 2005 Nomination of Priscilla Richmam Owen to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit--Continued
May 23, 2005 Executive Session
May 19, 2005 Executive Session
April 25, 2005 Upholding the Tradition of Freedom of Speech
March 10, 2005 Freedom
March 1, 2005 Unlimited Debate in the Senate
June 26, 2003 Independence Day
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