Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL)

Senator for Alabama, Republican

Richard C. Shelby


Home town: Tuscaloosa
Born: May 6, 1934
Born in: Birmingham, AL
Occupation: Attorney
Religion: Presbyterian
Marital status: M
Spouse: Annette
Previous political experience: AL Senate, 1971-79; US House, 1979-87; US Senate, 1987-present
Elected in year: 1986
Next election in year: 2022
Education: LLB Univ. of AL, 1963
Ethnicity: Caucasian


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  • Defense
  • Energy and Water Development
  • Homeland Security
  • Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • Legislative Branch
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

  • Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection
  • Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
  • Securities, Insurance, and Investment

Environment and Public Works

  • Chemical Safety, Waste Management, Environmental Justice, and Regulatory Oversight
  • Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water
  • Transportation and Infrastructure

Joint Committee on the Library

Rules and Administration


Washington, D.C. Office:

304 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-5744

Tuscaloosa Office:

2005 University Boulevard, Suite 2100
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Phone: 205-759-5047

Mobile Office:

155 St. Joseph Street, Room 520
Mobile, AL 36602
Phone: 251-694-4164

Montgomery Office:

15 Lee Street, FMJ Federal Courthouse, Suite 208
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: 334-223-7303

Birmingham Office:

1800 5th Ave. N., 321 Vance Federal Building
Birmingham, AL 35203
Phone: 205-731-1384

Huntsville Office:

1000 Glenn Hearn Boulevard, Box 20127
Huntsville, AL 35824
Phone: 256-772-0460