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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Sr, Democratic
Date Title
April 7, 2017 Letter to Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Demand Fair and Consistent Treatment of Student Loan Borrowers in Public Service
Feb. 7, 2017 Carper Takes to Senate Floor to Discuss Opposition to DeVos Nomination
Jan. 26, 2017 Carper Announces Opposition to Betsy DeVos Nomination
Dec. 22, 2016 Carper, Durbin: Education Department Releases Data Showing Many For-Profit Colleges Receive More Than 90 Percent Of Revenue From Federal Taxpayers
April 22, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John B. King, Secretary of U.S. Department of Education - Call to Hold College Accreditors Accountable, Protect Taxpayers
April 13, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Ranking Member Carper's Opening Statement on "America's Insatiable Demand for Drugs"
July 16, 2015 Carper Votes to Approve Bipartisan Education Reform Bill
April 23, 2015 Letter to Secretary Duncan - Better Protect Servicemembers and Veterans from being Targeted and Exploited by some For-Profit Colleges by Publishing the Amount and Percentage of Revenue Received by these Institutions from all Federal Educational Programs
Jan. 9, 2015 Senators Carper, Coons Announce Students Selected for Senate Youth Program
May 6, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Charter Schools Week
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
April 16, 2013 New GAO Report Calls for Improved Reporting of the Effectiveness of Training Programs for Federal Acquisition Personnel
June 15, 2012 Sen. Carper Welcomes New Administration Policy on Certain Young Immigrants
May 30, 2012 Sen. Carper Commends Attorneys General Effort to Change For-Profit School Funding Rule
May 3, 2012 Sen. Carper Highlights Over $12 Million in Competitive Grants Available for Veteran Job Training Services
April 20, 2012 Senator Carper Statement on Delaware Secretary of Education Lowery's Departure
Feb. 16, 2012 Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Military and Veterans Education Benefits
Jan. 11, 2012 Carper, Coons, Carney Commend Delaware's Progress on Education Reform Efforts
Sept. 23, 2011 Senators Carper, Coons Reiterate Support for USED Initiative to Provide States Flexibility in Opting out of Outdated Education Mandates
Sept. 22, 2011 Senators Unveil New Data Detailing Alarming Trend of Misguided Use of America's Veterans' Education Benefits
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Secretary Duncan, Department of Education
Aug. 16, 2011 Dover Air Force Base - Distinguished Leaders Discuss GI Bill Changes
June 29, 2011 Senators Condemn For-Profit Colleges' Mistreatment of America's Veterans
June 29, 2011 Senators Condemn For-Profit Colleges' Mistreatment of America's Veterens
May 11, 2011 Durbin, Reid, Menendez, 30 Others Introduce the DREAM Act
April 22, 2011 Delaware Delegation Trumpets Federal Support for Local Community and Education Projects to Improve Quality of Life in Delaware
April 14, 2011 Sen. Carper Cosponsors measure to Make Getting to School Safer for Kids
March 31, 2011 Sen. Carper Cosponsors Bill to Improve Quality of Charter Schools
March 3, 2011 Roll Call - Senate Moderates Look for More Influence
March 2, 2011 HSGAC Hearing Opening Statement: "Preventing Abuse of the Military's Tuition Assistance Program"
March 2, 2011 Sen. Carper, Moderate Democratic Senators Outline Goals for Education Reform with U.S. Sec. of Education Duncan
March 2, 2011 Letter to Daniel Inouye, Chairman; Tom Harkin, Chairman; Thad Cochran, Vice Chairman; Richard Shelby, Ranking Member, U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee
Feb. 17, 2011 Letter to the Government Accountability Office and the U.S. Departments of Agriculture; Commerce; Defense; Education; Energy; Health & Human Services; Homeland Security; Housing & Urban Development; Interior; Justice; State; Transportation; Treasury; and
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
Dec. 13, 2010 Sen. Carper Highlights Harkin Report Showing Dramatic Growth in VA and DoD Education Funds Going to For-Profit Colleges
Dec. 9, 2010 Harkin Report Shows Dramatic Growth in VA and DoD Education Funds Going to For-Profit Colleges
March 29, 2010 Senators React To Delaware Being Chosen As A Race To The Top Winner
March 25, 2010 Senator Carper Votes for the Health Care and Education Affordability Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 23, 2010 Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 12, 2010 Letter To President Barack Obama
June 25, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
April 22, 2009 Sens. Carper, Inhofe, Boxer & Kerry Introduce Black Carbon Bill
April 21, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance - Roundtable to Discuss Reforming America's Health Care Delivery System
April 2, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - The Nomination of Governor Kathleen Sebelius (D-KS) to be Secretary of Health and Human Services
March 12, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance - Workforce Issues in Health Care Reform: Assessing the Present and Preparing for the Future
May 6, 2008 Sen. Carper Receives Education Award: "CHAMPIONS FOR CHARTERS"
Nov. 14, 2007 Sen. Biden and Carper Issue Statement on Bush Veto
April 25, 2007 Carper Supports Bill to Help America's Performance in Math and Science Fields
July 19, 2006 Carper Joins Iowa Gov. Vilsack, Sen. Clinton in Offering Proposal To Increase Number of College Graduates
May 12, 2004 Individuals with DIsabilities Education Improvement Act of 2003
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