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Shelby Statement Highlights Controversies Engulfing DOJ and Attorney General Holder

Release Date: 
Thursday, June 06, 2013

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), ranking member of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today delivered the following statement at a subcommittee hearing on the Department of Justice's budget request for fiscal year 2014:

Shelby: NASA Must Focus on SLS

Release Date: 
Thursday, May 02, 2013

 U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Vice Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee and the top Republican on the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee, today delivered the following opening statement at a hearing with NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the agency's FY14 budget request.

Shelby Statement on Commerce Department Budget

Release Date: 
Thursday, April 11, 2013

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Vice Chairman on the Senate Appropriations Committee and its Commerce, Justice, and Science Subcommittee today made the following statement at a Subcommittee hearing on the Department of Commerce's Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Request.

Shelby: Sequestration is No Solution to Our Spending Problem

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), ranking Republican on the Committee on Appropriations, today made the following statement at a hearing to examine the impacts of sequestration:

Tribute to U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye

Release Date: 
Tuesday, December 18, 2012

The United States Senate and our nation have lost one of our finest leaders, Daniel Inouye of Hawaii. He was an outstanding United States Senator, a true statesman, a patriot and a gentleman.

Cochran Mourns the Loss of Senator Daniel K. Inouye

Release Date: 
Monday, December 17, 2012

U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) today issued the following statement regarding the passing of his colleague and friend, U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye (D-Hawaii), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee