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  1. Alabama group gets colonial in attempt to host town hall with statea s senatorsRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2017 | The Trussville Tribune

    A group of Alabama citizens joined together, calling themselves Indivisible Alabama, traveled through downtown Birmingham today announcing their intention to host a town hall meeting with Sentators Richard Shelby and Luther Strange. The group self-describes as a non-partisan, progressive movement that uses grassroots activism and direct action to affect change.

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  2. Alabama's newest senator faces learning curve in first month in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | USA Today

    ... Senate Office Building. To help with that transition, Strange has latched on to Alabama's senior senator, Richard Shelby, who after six terms is one of the longest-serving senators. But Strange, 64, a former Washington lobbyist for an Alabama-based ...

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  3. Defense contractor Leonardo plans to build training aircraft in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | WAAY

    ... allies for Leonardo's bid, as Senator Luther Strange (R-AL) sits on the Armed Services Committee and Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) sits on the Defense Appropriations subcommittee. Both would be powerful supporters of Leonardo's bid.

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  4. Private freight rail helps public infrastructure in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Alabama Live

    "I think that our infrastructure is in dire need of help all over this country," Alabama U.S Senator Richard Shelby said directly after the 2016 Presidential Election. The Senator's assertion is firmly supported: The American Society of Civil Engineers recently estimated that U.S. systems of roads, bridges and the like - graded a "D+" collectively - need $4.59 trillion over the next decade to become healthy again.

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  5. Ole Miss graduate hired by Ivanka TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... is not her first job in the nation's capitol, but certainly a huge one. Lamar landed a position with Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) in Washington D.C. after she graduated. That's where she's been since she left Oxford. According to the Oxford Eagle , ...

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  6. Alabama reps vote to allow ISPs to share your browsing historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | WTVM

    ... FCC from protecting customers' privacy in the future, according to the Washington Post. Both Alabama Senators Richard Shelby and Luther Strange voted allow Verizon, AT&T, Xfinity and others to share customers' on-line behavior with advertisers. ...

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  7. Senate could put off Trump's $30 billion defense boost until at least MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... and that about half of the two fleets are not ready to fly due to aging and a lack of spare parts. Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., also a member of the appropriations subcommittee, said he believes the chamber should "deal with regular order first" ...

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  8. Ole Miss grad lands job as Ivanka Trumpa s assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... according to her LinkedIn profile. She got the job with Trump on the recommendation of Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby. Her LinkedIn profile says she has worked as a staff assistant to Shelby since September. She previously held internship positions ...

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  9. Trump wants to add Mexican border wall spending to bill, potentially forcing shutdown...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... new spending to the current budget. "Congress will decide what they want and what they don't want," said Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., one of a half-dozen Republicans engaged in spending negotiations to reject the request. "I don't think we need a ...

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  10. Trump wants to add wall spending to spending bill, potentially forcing shutdown showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SILive.com

    ... new spending to the current budget. "Congress will decide what they want and what they don't want," said Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., one of a half-dozen Republicans engaged in spending negotiations to reject the request. "I don't think we need a ...

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  11. Republicans call on Mnuchin to rescind nonbank SIFI designationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | American Banker

    ... nine other signatories on the letter were: Banking Committee Chair Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, former panel chair Richard Shelby, R-Ala., Pat Toomey, R-Pa., Mike Rounds, R-S.C., John Kennedy, R-La., Ben Sasse, R-Neb., David Perdue, R-Ga., Thom Tillis, ...

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  12. Alabama Senators vote to allow ISPs to share your browsing historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... FCC from protecting customers' privacy in the future, according to the Washington Post. Both Alabama Senators Richard Shelby and Luther Strange voted allow Verizon, AT&T, Xfinity and others to share customers' on-line behavior with advertisers. ...

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  13. Senator leads way on more data on Gulf red snapper populationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby paved the way for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to land a multimillion-dollar grant to innovate Gulf of Mexico reef-fish survey assessments and technologies. This $9.5 million grant program, authored by Shelby, is directed by the 2016 Appropriations Act.

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  14. Tuscaloosa councilman working to rally support for Amtrak in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    With President Trump's budget proposal calling for reductions in federal funding for Amtrak, Tuscaloosa City Councilman Kip Tyner wants to let Washington know Alabama wants to keep Amtrak. Not only does Tyner believe rail service is valuable, but he says with no Amtrak in Tuscaloosa, a new train station planned for his district would not become a reality.

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  15. On Health Reform, Democrats and Republicans Don't Speak the Same LanguageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Boise Weekly

    ... Though Republicans control both houses of Congress, many have stayed silent, at least on their websites. Sen. Richard Shelby, an Alabama Republican, put out a press release last week about a study of red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico, but nothing on ...

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  16. Analysis: Democrats and Republicans don't speak the same language on health care reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Raw Story

    ... Though Republicans control both houses of Congress, many have stayed silent, at least on their websites. Sen. Richard Shelby, an Alabama Republican, put out a press release last week about a study of red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico, but nothing on ...

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  17. Indivisible Birmingham group demands town hall from Shelby, StrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Alabama Live

    Members of Indivisible gather outside Sen. Richard Shelby's Birmingham office on Tuesday to invite him and Sen. Luther Strange to an April 8 town hall.( About 30 members of the progressive group Indivisible rallied Tuesday outside the Birmingham office of Sen. Richard Shelby, inviting him and new Alabama Sen. Luther Strange to a town hall they organized after the senators were unresponsive to their requests. The invitation came in the form of an Invisible member dressed as a town crier, who rang a bell and read from a scroll. 1 comment

  18. 4,000 FBI jobs projected to come to Alabama in next 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... yielding an economic impact of about $40 million annually, Battle said. The mayor also credited U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, for his diligent work bringing the project to the brink of reality. AL.com first reported on the prospect of ...

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  19. Trump budget would eliminate federal agencies working to boost rural Alabama economiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... that DRA's continued commitment to job growth will help to build a brighter future in these areas," Sen. Richard Shelby said at the time. The DRA's contributions to these types of projects and initiatives would be eliminated if Trump's budget is ...

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  20. New Gulf red snapper stock assessment to be conducted independent of NOAARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Louisiana Sportsman

    Recreational red snapper anglers got good news earlier this week when the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced a $9.5 million independent assessment will be conducted to determine the total abundance of red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico. U.S. Senator Richard Shelby helped secure funding for the study as chairman of the Senate Appropriation Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies.

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