Richard Craig Craig SHELBY Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts Alabama, 1957. Bachelor of Laws, University Alabama, 1963.
Law clerk, Supreme Court of the Alabama, 1961-1962; practice law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1963-1979; prosecutor, City of Tuscaloosa, 1964-1970; special assistant attorney general, State of Alabama, 1969-1970; United States magistrate, Northern District of Alabama, 1966-1970; member, Alabama State Senate, 1970-1978; member, 96th-99th Congresses from 7th Alabama district, 1979-1987; member energy and commerce committee member veterans affairs committee United States senator from Alabama, since 1987; member commission on appropriations, commission on banking, housing, and urban affairs, chairman select commission on intelligence, special commission on aging.
Active Boy Scouts American. President Tuscaloosa County Mental Health Association, 1969-1970. Board governors National Legislation Conference, 1975-1978.
Member American Bar Association, Alabama Bar Association, Tuscaloosa County Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, American Judiciary Society, Exchange Club, Tuscaloosa County Mental Heatgh Association(former president).
Married Annette Nevin, June 11, 1960. Children: Richard Craig, Claude Nevin.