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Robert Byrd's Public Statements on Issue: Government Budget and Spending

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
May 5, 2010 Byrd Statement on Congressman Obey's Retirement
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable John Kerry, The Honorable Lindsey Graham, and The Honorable Joseph Lieberman
Nov. 7, 2008 CQ Politics - Byrd Stepping Down as Appropriations Chairman, With Inouye Taking Gavel
Sept. 26, 2008 The Charleston Gazette - Byrd, Jay Champion States in Bailout Plan
July 31, 2008 Byrd Comments on Second Stimulus Supplemental Appropriations Bill, Releases Details of Chairman's Mark
June 6, 2008 Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008
April 17, 2008 Highway Technical Corrections Act of 2007
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
Feb. 4, 2008 Chairman Byrd: Bush Budget a Tale of Deficits, Deception and Demagoguery
Dec. 18, 2007 Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008
Dec. 10, 2007 Statement of Senator Robert C. Byrd (D.-W.Ya.) on the Veto Threat of Appropriations Bill By the Bush Administration
Dec. 10, 2007 On the Veto Threat of Appropriations Bills by the Bush Administration
Dec. 4, 2007 Responsibility to Govern
Nov. 13, 2007 President Bush's Veto of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Bill for FY 2008
Nov. 13, 2007 Chairman Byrd Statement on President Bush's Veto of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Bill
Sept. 4, 2007 Executive Session
Aug. 2, 2007 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007
May 17, 2007 Byrd Supports Tax Relief for West Virginia Families
April 25, 2007 America Competes Act
March 23, 2007 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2008
March 22, 2007 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2008
March 21, 2007 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2008
Feb. 14, 2007 Hard Work Yields Wise Investments for America
Jan. 16, 2007 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007
Dec. 8, 2006 Making Further Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2007
Dec. 5, 2006 Appropriations Failure
Sept. 29, 2006 Appropriations
April 27, 2006 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending Suptember 30. 2006
March 14, 2006 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2007
Oct. 27, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006--Continued
Sept. 29, 2005 Continuing Resolution
Sept. 8, 2005 Making Further Emergency Supplemental Appropriations
July 15, 2005 Homeland Security Appropriations
April 21, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005 - Continued
April 19, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005
Nov. 20, 2004 The Appropriations Process
Nov. 20, 2004 Conference Report
Nov. 17, 2004 Senate Remarks: Maxed-Out Government Credit; Raising the Debt Limit of the United States
Oct. 7, 2004 Intelligence Committee Reorganization - Continued
Oct. 1, 2004 National Intelligence Reform Act of 2004
July 21, 2004 Omnibus Spending Bill
June 24, 2004 Defense Appropriations
May 13, 2004 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee: Contingency Reser Fund Request for FY05
Feb. 27, 2004 A Budget of Gimmicks, False Promises, and Unrealistic Expectations
Dec. 9, 2003 Omnibus Appropriations
Nov. 25, 2003 The Appropriations Process
Nov. 12, 2003 Judicial Nominations
Nov. 11, 2003 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 - Conference Report
Nov. 5, 2003 Agricultural, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004
Nov. 5, 2003 Status of Appropriations Bills
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