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  1. Consumer Unit Born of Crisis to Be Shelby Bank Panel FocusRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Washington Post

    A Republican takeover of the U.S. Senate would be a case of back to the future for the Banking Committee, where Richard Shelby is in line to assume the helm. Shelby, 80, who was chairman of the panel in the years leading up to the financial crisis when Republicans controlled Congress and the White House, would be seizing the gavel again in an environment reshaped by laws that he opposed.

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  2. Incoming GOP majority would target Elizabeth Warren's CFPBRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... to dismantle the CFPB, analysts expect that a GOP-majority Senate Banking Committee, likely to be led by Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama, would have several means of making business tougher for the consumer watchdog, which regulates financial ...

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  3. CFPB at risk under a GOP SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... to dismantle the CFPB, analysts expect that a GOP-majority Senate Banking Committee, likely to be led by Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama, would have several means of making business tougher for the consumer watchdog, which regulates financial ...

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  4. Former federal judge John Carroll weighs in on Mark Fuller caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... the bench in Montgomery after his arrest for domestic violence. Because of the arrest both Alabama senators, Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions, along with Congresswoman Terri Sewell want Fuller to resign immediately. In a statement released Wednesday ...

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  5. Why does Shelby hoard $18 million?: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Alabama Live

    If Alabama's U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby wants to chair the Banking Committee and be second-ranking on the powerful Appropriations Committee, he has a funny way of showing it. And if he wants to ward off a Republican primary challenger in 2016, he's doing it wrong.

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  6. Rep warns judge of impeachmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Politico

    ... to call for Fuller's resignation following his arrest. She was soon joined by Republican Alabama Sens. Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions, the entire Alabama congressional delegation and Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri. Alabama Gov. ...

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  7. Congresswoman Sewell threatens impeachment proceedings against Judge FullerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... as one who sits in the judgment of others," she continued. Governor Robert Bentley and Alabama senators Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions have also called for Fuller to resign. Fuller is avoiding prosecution for the charges through a court diversion ...

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  8. Domestic violence is reprehensible and Judge Fuller must step down: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... followed by a chorus of calls from the entire Alabama Congressional delegation, including our two Senators, Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions. In a recent interview, Judge Fuller and his attorney dismissed our calls as responses to "public pressure ...

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  9. Dem senator pushes to restore $120M in hospital fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Hill

    ... letter sent Monday to Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) and ranking member Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) "Without an ongoing commitment to preparing for these events, and the funding to support training activities, we ...

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  10. GOP committee chief blasts reports that Richard Shelby hasn't done enough to help party...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee is defending the contributions of Sen. Richard Shelby, saying he's among those who will help the GOP take back the upper chamber in November. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kansas, said Shelby, R-AL, has "consistently been among the most helpful fundraisers for the NRSC.

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  11. Senators join last minute push to keep COOLRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Western Livestock Journal

    ... sent a letter to Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) and Ranking Member Richard Shelby (R-AL) urging them to reject any efforts that would undermine, weaken, or suspend Country of Origin Labeling through the ap ...

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  12. Vitter demands Ebola response plan before more funding is approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Hill

    ... was addressed to Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) and ranking member Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) as well as Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin (D-Mich.) and ranking member James Inhofe (R-Okla.). Vitter's ...

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  13. Termination Proceedings Begin for VA DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WTVY Dothan

    ... staff began digging deeper to find out what was really happening inside CAVHCS. She joined with U.S. Senator Richard Shelby to call national attention to the problems within CAVHCS, including disturbing instances of malfeasance and cover-up. ...

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  14. Shelby Applauds Central Alabama VA Management AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WTVY Dothan

    WASHINGTON, DC, Monday, October 06, 2014 - U.S. Senator Richard Shelby today released the following statement following the Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs' announcement proposing the removal of the Director of the Central Alabama VA Healthcare System : "Today's announcement that the CAVHCS Director James Talton will be removed from his position for 'neglect of duty' is welcome news. Under Talton's supervision, the CAVHCS has been at the forefront of disturbing practices and negligence in the VA Medical System.

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  15. VA takes step to terminate Central Alabama leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... patient records were manipulated, and one employee took a patient to buy illegal drugs. Republican Sen. Richard Shelby of Tuscaloosa said the VA's decision was welcome news. "Under Talton's supervision, the CAVHCS had been at the forefront of ...

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  16. Vacancies must be filled on Alabama's federal bench: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Alabama Live

    With their Senate seats assured for the foreseeable future, Alabama Senators Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby should use the Congressional recess before the November elections to help fill the vacancies on Alabama's federal bench. While the president nominates federal judges, the Senate's role is to "advise and consent."

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  17. Sen. Shelby spending raises eyebrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | HeraldNet

    Sen. Richard Shelby, who could become chairman of the Banking Committee if the Republicans win the Senate in next month's elections, enjoys top-dollar restaurants and swanky hotels. And since 2008 he's reimbursed himself and his wife from his campaign and leadership PACs more than half a million dollars to live the high life.

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  18. 5High steaks for Sen. ShelbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    And since 2008 he's reimbursed himself and his wife from his campaign and leadership PACs more than half a million dollars to live the high life. The Alabama Republican was recently called out by the Wall Street Journal as a stingy lawmaker who hoards contributions and doesn't share with his more vulnerable colleagues.

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  19. Letting Lehman Fail Was A Choice, And It Was The Right OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... handled issues related to housing, mortgage finance, economics, banking and insurance for Ranking Member Richard Shelby (R-AL). Prior to his service on Capitol Hill, Calabria served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Regulatory Affairs at the U.S. ...

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  20. Report: U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby likes donor-funded high life, raises ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Alabama Live

    A report in The Washington Post quotes a public advocacy group and The Wall Street Journal calling out U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby for living "the high life" at at political contributors' expense and being stingy with the contributions he raises. Shelby's spokesman responds that Alabama's senior senator donates the maximum allowed to other GOP candidates and personally organized a fundraiser last week in Huntsville that brought in $800,000 for the GOP.

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