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  1. Senate confirms 2 Alabama attorneys for federal postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Alabama Live

    ... director as well as six years as chief of staff for U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Montgomery. U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby said that Boyd was "an excellent choice" to fill the position at the Justice department. Town currently serves as a senior prosecutor ...

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  2. Huntsville's Jay Town confirmed as U.S. Attorney for Alabama's Northern DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The U.S. Senate has voted and approved Madison County Senior Prosecutor Jay Town as the U.S. Attorney for Alabama's Northern District. In a statement to WHNT News 19, Town says, "I am humbled and honored to continue to serve the great people of Alabama as U.S. Attorney for the Northern District.

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  3. Bowing deeply, Japanese PM tries to put problems behind him with new cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | The Washington Post

    ... appointed Taro Kono, who studied at Georgetown University in the early 1980s and worked on Capitol Hill for Richard Shelby of Alabama, who was a Democratic congressman at the time. Among the arch-conservatives running the LDP, the 54-year-old Kono ...

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  4. New Foreign Minister Kono a reform-minded challenger of party linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | The Japan Times

    ... English speaker and is considered to have strong ties to Washington. While in the U.S. capital, he worked for Richard Shelby, a Republican senator from Alabama who at the time was a Democratic congressman. As foreign minister replacing Fumio ...

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  5. Stop the chaos in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Anniston Star

    ... closed-loop legislating foster mistrust, it results in sloppily constructed laws. We encourage Alabama Sens. Richard Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, and Luther Strange, R-Birmingham, to refuse to participate anymore in this congressional chaos. As we noted ...

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  6. Senate GOP eyes end to August sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | The Hill

    ... around the Senate with Capitol Hill reporters, staffers and even senators making predictions. GOP Sens. Richard Shelby (Ala.) and John Kennedy (La.) were spotted joking with each other as they headed toward a vote on Tuesday evening about when the ...

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  7. Senate Republicans slowly turning their backs on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Westport News

    In this July 19, 2017, file photo, Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., center, walks to his seat as he attends a luncheon with other GOP Senators and President Donald Trump in the State Dinning Room of the White House in Washington. Also in the room is Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., right.

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  8. Analysis: Hardball with senators is a risky game for new presidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... R-Alaska, over her refusal to back the party line on health care , it was actually 1993. The senator was Richard Shelby, then a Democrat of Alabama, and the president was Bill Clinton as he began his first term and found the conservative Shelby to ...

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  9. Sad but predictableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Four times, my Senators, Richard Shelby and Luther Strange, chose politics over the people of Alabama. You sided with Trump and McConnell over me, your constituent.

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  10. Luther Strange, Mo Brooks clash on filibuster in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Alabama Live

    ... one independent - in signing an April 7 letter voicing support for the filibuster. Alabama's senior senator, Richard Shelby, did not sign the letter. The letter was addressed to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck ...

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  11. Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 31 | Washington Times

    ... policy - what is surprising is the backlash he has received even from conservative lawmakers including Sens. Richard Shelby, R-Ala.; Thom Tillis, R-N.C.; Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska; and Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, who all came out against the policy. Sen. Orrin ...

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  12. Spotlighting BOP's continued curious failure to make serious use of "compassionate release"Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 30 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... unlikely to commit new crimes upon their release. In a report accompanying the 2018 appropriations bill, Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) ordered the BOP to turn over reams of data about the compassionate release program. Including: the steps BOP has ...

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  13. Senate GOP steps up defense of SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | The Hill

    ... here, is that Republicans are vowing to use the tactic to thwart a president from their own party. Sen. Richard Shelby (Ala.), one of the Senate's most senior Republicans, said Trump's criticism of Sessions is out of line. "It's a mistake for the ...

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  14. The Senate Makes Its Move: Nearly $200M less for NASA in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | The Planetary Society

    ... development that could utilize the Space Launch System - a priority program for the committee's chair, Sen. Richard Shelby. Though we cannot and will not take anything for granted, the House's proposals tend to be represented in the final compromise ...

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  15. Alabama GOP says Trump mistreats Sessions, their native sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... with Sessions, said "those two gentlemen will work it out in some fashion." Alabama's senior Republican Sen. Richard Shelby said he called Sessions and spoke with him for several minutes. He didn't say if Sessions telegraphed any intentions. But ...

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  16. Alabama GOP says Trump mistreats Sessions, their native sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Powhatan Today

    ... with Sessions, said "those two gentlemen will work it out in some fashion." Alabama's senior Republican Sen. Richard Shelby said he called Sessions and spoke with him for several minutes. He didn't say if Sessions telegraphed any intentions. But ...

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  17. Trump again rips attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | The Columbian

    ... is a very loyal man to the president. He stepped in front with him when no senator did," said Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby. "I think loyalty ought to be a two-way street." South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham framed the president's efforts to pressure ...

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  18. Senate Bill Finds Middle Ground for NASA FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | SPACE.com

    ... remains supportive of science and innovation by preserving a balanced space program with NASA," Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), chairman of the CJS subcommittee, said in his opening remarks at the markup. The White House proposal, he said, "would ...

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  19. Matthews Bizarrely Obsesses Over Southerners Backing Sessions; 'You ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | NewsBusters.org

    ... one problem: not all of the Republicans in the video montage were southerners. Sure, Lindsey Graham (S.C.), Richard Shelby (Ala.), Thom Tillis (N.C.) and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich from Georgia are from the South and Deep South, but ...

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  20. Six Republicans Have Denounced Trump's Transgender Ban And This Is Why It MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | RedState

    In the aftermath of President Trump revoking the Obama policy of allowing transgenders to serve in the Armed Forces, six Republicans have publicly criticized the decision: AZ Senator John McCain; Iowa Senator Jodi Ernst; Alabama Senator Richard Shelby; Utah Senator Orrin Hatch; Florida Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen; and New Jersey Representative Frank LoBiondo. This is why it matters: The military is mentioned in two places in the US Constitution.

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