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Robert Byrd's Public Statements on Issue: Entitlements and the Safety Net

Date Title
Issue Position: Budget
Issue Position: Medicare
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Social Security
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Finance Chairman, Max Baucus
Dec. 30, 2009 Byrd's Eye View: The Census: A Constitutional Requirement
Dec. 9, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: Protecting Against An Emerging Threat
April 1, 2009 Byrd: "Economic Recovery Funds Begin Flowing to West Virginia Families"
Nov. 19, 2008 Economic Stimulus
Nov. 11, 2008 Letter To President George W. Bush
Sept. 26, 2008 The Charleston Gazette - Byrd, Jay Champion States in Bailout Plan
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
July 19, 2007 College Cost Reduction Act of 2007--Continued
March 7, 2007 Byrd Fights to Protect West Virginia's Medicare and Medicaid Beneficiaries
Feb. 13, 2007 Making Further Continuing Appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2007
Feb. 13, 2007 Continuing Appropriations
Jan. 22, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Sept. 13, 2006 Byrd, Rockefeller Work to Protect Social Security
May 11, 2006 Letter to The President
May 2, 2006 Hearing of Senate Budget Committee on Line-Item Veto
June 16, 2005 Father's Day
June 15, 2005 Byrd Presses for Pension Security
April 28, 2005 Byrd Opposes Massive, Undefined Cuts in Social Security Benefits
April 28, 2005 Social Security
April 28, 2005 GOP Budget Slashes Funding for West Virginia
April 26, 2005 Byrd Raises Key Questions on Social Security
April 5, 2005 Nation Needs Details of Bush Plan for Social Security
Nov. 18, 2004 Tributes To Retiring Senators
Nov. 17, 2004 Increasing the Public Debt Limit
Sept. 1, 2004 "Byrd's-Eye View" Coulmn - Don't Gamble with Social Security
Jan. 21, 2004 Terrible Precedents in the Omnibus Conference Report
June 20, 2003 Tribute to Senator Russell B. Long
May 23, 2003 Increasing the Statutory Limit on the Public Debt
March 27, 2003 In Remembrance:  Daniel Patrick Moynihan
March 25, 2003 Congressional Budget for the US Government Fiscal Year of 2004
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