Richard Shelby's Biography
Shelby's opposition to the government bailout of Detroit's "Big 3" inspired the website boycottalabamanow.com.
Senator Shelby has been awarded the "Spirit of Enterprise," from the U. S. Chamber of Commerce; "Guardian of Small Business," from the National Federal of Independent Business; "Taxpayer's Friend," from the National Taxpayers Union; "Friend of the Family," from the Christian Coalition; and "Guardian of Seniors' Rights," from the 60 Plus Association are a testament to his support of these important issues.
Richard Shelby's Auto-Biography
Richard was first elected to the Senate in 1986.
He serves as chairman of the Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee and Chairman of the Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Subcommittee. In addition, he is a member of the Full Appropriations Committee and the Special Committee on Aging.
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