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Republicans consolidate rule in the South

...major committee chairmen: Mississippi's Thad Cochran (Appropriations); Alabama's Jeff Sessions (Budget) and Richard Shelby of Alabama (Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs); Bob Corker of Tennessee (Foreign Relations); Richard Burr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-11-08/republicans-co
Don't shield research

...wasn't until last year, however, that this law applied to government-funded scientific research. Thanks to Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., attaching an amendment to the 1999 omnibus spending bill, taxpayer-funded research became subject...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/18/edi_265910.shtml
Editorials
Missile hysteria

...from a Kenyan airport last week. Leaders of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, Bob Graham, D-Fla., and Richard Shelby, R-Ala., were all over Sunday's TV interview shows urging the Bush administration to move immediately to protect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/05/edi_362531.shtml
Editorials
Greenspan urges caution with Chinese monetary policy

...currency peg now in place could make that worse, Greenspan said in a letter to Senate Banking Committee Chairman Richard Shelby, R-Ala. As much as 50 percent of Chinese bank loans are estimated to be nonperforming, Greenspan said. "Many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/03/bus_407552.shtml
Business
Greenspan, Snow: changes to mutual funds should not hurt investors

...integrity of mutual funds and to bring to justice those who have violated that trust," Greenspan and Snow wrote Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, and Rep. Michael Oxley, R-Ohio, who heads the House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/19/fin_393186.shtml
Finance
Senate passes bill expanding credit union access

...59-39, an amendment that faced even stronger opposition from the administration. The measure proposed by Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., would have exempted small community banks from the 1977 law requiring regulators to consider a bank's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/29/bus_234547.shtml
Business
Laxity, cover-up, treason

...the U.S. A third of the report remains classified -- so listen to what Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Shelby, R-Ala., grimly says: Americans would really be up in arms against the Clinton-Gore administration if it read...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/30/op_262604.shtml
Opinion columns
Alabama governor goes with flow on water deal

...Alabama-Georgia border. Mr. Riley wasn't the only Alabama official changing his tune about the proposal. Sen. Richard Shelby, who has adamantly opposed Georgia's efforts to capture more water, initially sent out a statement Thursday calling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/03/met_150385.shtml
Metro
The senator's sneak

...by surreptitiously placing special-interest language into various, and sometimes unrelated, legislation. Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama did just that by the way he inserted himself into the regional water-rights fight. Georgia, Alabama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/05/edi_179333.shtml
Editorials
Atlanta may have been a terrorist target, officials say; hijacker IDs released

...they are searching for 100 people they want to question in connection with this week's terrorist attacks. Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., the top Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee, declined to discuss what he had learned from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/15/nat_320170.shtml
National