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Robert Byrd's Public Statements

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
Feb. 24, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Appropriations Subcommitte - On Homeland Security
Feb. 23, 2010 Byrd Announces A New First For West Virginia's National Guard
Feb. 18, 2010 Lautenberg Leads Effort to Include Significant Transportation Infrastructure Investment in Jobs Agenda
Feb. 10, 2010 Byrd's-Eye View: "February Is African-American History Month: Part I. West Virginia History Made"
Feb. 5, 2010 Byrd to DuPont: "I Have Significant Concerns About Your Facility's Emergency Management"
Feb. 3, 2010 Byrd's-Eye View: "George Washington Slept in West Virginia"
Feb. 2, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Rules Administration - "Corporate America Vs. The Voter: Examining The Supreme Court's Decision To Allow Unlimited Corporate Spending In Elections"
Jan. 28, 2010 Update on Investigation at DuPont's Belle, WV Chemical Plant
Jan. 27, 2010 Byrd Response to State of the Union Address
Jan. 25, 2010 Byrd Statement On Incident At Dupont Chemical Plant
Jan. 25, 2010 Byrd Urging Extension of Unemployment Benefits
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
Jan. 21, 2010 Byrd Signals Upgrade In Public Safety For Kanawha County
Jan. 13, 2010 Byrd's-Eye View: "A Boon For Clarksburg"
Jan. 12, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, The Honorable Max Baucus Chairman, Senate Finance Committee, The Honorable Christopher J. Dodd Chairman Senate Banking Committee, The Honorable Tom Harkin Chairman Senate HELP Committee
Jan. 6, 2010 Byrd's-Eye View: "Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr."
Jan. 5, 2010 Byrd Applauds All Parties For Progress On Mining Permits
Dec. 30, 2009 Byrd's Eye View: The Census: A Constitutional Requirement
Dec. 24, 2009 Byrd Statement on Senate Passage of Health Care Legislation
Dec. 23, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: "Retaining 'Old Values' In A New Year And A New Epoch"
Dec. 21, 2009 Two Officials Continue Dialogue On Issues Important To Coal Mining In West Virginia
Dec. 16, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: "Lighting Up The Christmas Season"
Dec. 9, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: Protecting Against An Emerging Threat
Dec. 8, 2009 Byrd Reaction To Obama's Speech on Job Growth
Dec. 4, 2009 Senate Passes "National Miners Day" Resolution
Dec. 3, 2009 Op-Ed: "Coal Must Embrace The Future"
Nov. 20, 2009 Byrd Joins in Groundbreaking Ceremonies for New Section of WV Route 9
Nov. 18, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: Thanking God For Our Blessings
Nov. 18, 2009 Byrd Statement on Longevity Record
Nov. 18, 2009 Commending Robert C. Byrd
Nov. 16, 2009 Byrd Addresses Menance of Substance Abuse in West Virginia
Nov. 13, 2009 Byrd Calls on Obama Administration to Move Forward on New Long-Term Transportation Bill
Nov. 11, 2009 Byrd's Eye View: Celebrating Adoptive Families
Nov. 4, 2009 West Virginia Congressional Delegation Introduces National Miner's Day Resolution
Nov. 4, 2009 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009
Oct. 30, 2009 Byrd Applauds New Clean Coal Project in West Virginia
Oct. 28, 2009 Byrd's Eye View: Recognizing the Last Remaining Veteran of the "Great War"
Oct. 27, 2009 Executive Session
Oct. 22, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010 - Conference Report
Oct. 21, 2009 Medicare Phsician Payments
Oct. 21, 2009 Rockefeller and Byrd Protect Public Access to Vital Information
Oct. 20, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: The Health Care Debate
Oct. 20, 2009 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 - Conference Report
Oct. 20, 2009 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 - Conference Report - Continued
Oct. 14, 2009 Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 - Conference Report - Continued
Oct. 14, 2009 Byrd's-Eye View: "National Disability Employment Month"
Oct. 13, 2009 Byrd Advocates Extending Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Oct. 7, 2009 Byrd Shepherds Conference Committee Approval of FY 2010 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
Oct. 7, 2009 Byrd Calls on Massey Energy to Act Responsibly in Marsh Fork
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