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Robert Byrd's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
June 24, 2010 Byrd Applauds Swift Approval of Flood Disaster Declaration For Southern West Virginia
Feb. 24, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee Of Homeland Security Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Review Of FY 2011 Homeland Security Budget Request
Feb. 24, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Appropriations Subcommitte - On Homeland Security
Jan. 13, 2010 Byrd's-Eye View: "A Boon For Clarksburg"
Dec. 9, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: Protecting Against An Emerging Threat
Oct. 21, 2009 Rockefeller and Byrd Protect Public Access to Vital Information
Oct. 20, 2009 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 - Conference Report
Oct. 7, 2009 Byrd Shepherds Conference Committee Approval of FY 2010 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
July 23, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
May 15, 2009 Byrd Applauds Prompt Approval of Federal Disaster Declaration
Nov. 19, 2008 Economic Stimulus
Sept. 17, 2008 Constitution Day
June 27, 2008 Independence Day
April 10, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
Oct. 16, 2007 Change of Vote
July 24, 2007 Higher Edcuation Amendments of 2007
July 24, 2007 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
July 17, 2007 College Cost Reduction Act of 2007
June 18, 2007 GAO Examination Shows White House Power Grab
Feb. 14, 2007 Fiscal Year 2007 Joint Funding Resolution
Sept. 29, 2006 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007--Conference Report
Sept. 13, 2006 Security and Accountability for Every Port Act
Aug. 12, 2006 USA Must Do More to Protect Citizens from Attack
July 12, 2006 Byrd Takes on Chemical Plant, Community Security
July 11, 2006 Senate OKs Byrd Package to Strengthen Port Security
May 31, 2006 Funding Cleared for West Virginia Evacuation Preparation
April 4, 2006 Committee Clears Byrd Port Security Amendment
Feb. 23, 2006 Port Security Deal Raises Terrorism Concerns -- Was Background Process Shortcircuited to Expedite Deal?
Feb. 21, 2006 Management Questions Underscore Port Security Dangers
Feb. 17, 2006 Byrd Calls for Independent Commission on Domestic Spy Program
Feb. 17, 2006 Wiretapping of American Citizens
Feb. 15, 2006 Byrd Calls for Investigation on Intell Abuses
Feb. 15, 2006 USA Patriot Act Additional Reauthorizing Amendments Act of 2006--Motion to Proceed
Dec. 19, 2005 Abuses of Power
Dec. 19, 2005 No President Is Above the Law
Dec. 16, 2005 USA Patriot and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2005--Conference Report--Continued
Dec. 16, 2005 The Patriot Act
Nov. 18, 2005 Iraq
Oct. 7, 2005 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006--Conference Report
Sept. 8, 2005 Making Further Emergency Supplemental Appropriations
July 14, 2005 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006
July 12, 2005 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006--Continued
July 11, 2005 Department of Homeland Seucrity Appropriations Act, 2006
July 7, 2005 London Explosions Should Spark Action in America
April 14, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005
Jan. 25, 2005 Standing for the Founding Principles of the Republic: Voting No on the Nomination of Dr. Rice as Secretary of State
Jan. 25, 2005 Nomination of Condoleezza Rice to be Secretary of State - Continued
Nov. 18, 2004 Polish Visa Waivers
Sept. 24, 2004 Homeland Security Needs a Green Light, Not a Blue Slip
Sept. 10, 2004 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2005
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