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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' Richard Carper
Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Martha Ann; 2 Children: Benjamin, Christopher
Birth Date: 01/23/1947
Birth Place: Beckley, WV
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy
July 21, 2014 Sen. Carper Welcomes President Obamas Employment Non-Discrimination Executive Order
July 16, 2014 Sen. Carper Votes to Support Womens Health Care
June 30, 2014 Senator Carper Reacts to Hobby Lobby Decision: The Supreme Court Got It Wrong, Plain and Simple
June 25, 2014 Sen. Carper Applauds Passage of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
May 22, 2014 Committee Reports Legislation to Enhance DHS Cyber Personnel Authorities
May 19, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Host Job Fair in Sussex County
April 24, 2014 Senator Carper Highlights Launch of Online Veterans Employment Center
April 7, 2014 Sen. Carper Touts Passage of Unemployment Benefits Extension
March 7, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Welcome More than 90 Companies, 2,000 Job Seekers to Job Fair
Jan. 16, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce More Than 30 Employers Seeking to Fill Hundreds of Positions at Kent County Job Fair
Dec. 27, 2013 Carper, Coons, Carney to Host Kent County Job Fair
Nov. 7, 2013 Sen. Carper on Senate Passage of ENDA: Bring First State Fairness to the Nation
Nov. 4, 2013 Sen. Carper on ENDA: This is About the Golden Rule
Oct. 31, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Examining Government Clearances and Background Checks
Sept. 21, 2013 Delaware Online - State Now a National Model for Graduation, Jobs Success
Aug. 30, 2013 Sussex County Receives Funding from U.S. Department of Transportation for Final Phase of Airport Runway Extension Project
June 5, 2013 Chairman Carper Welcomes Administration Proposal to Curb Excessive Contractor Compensation
May 6, 2013 GAO Report Outlines Improper Federal Employees' Compensation Payments
April 16, 2013 New GAO Report Calls for Improved Reporting of the Effectiveness of Training Programs for Federal Acquisition Personnel
Sept. 19, 2012 Sen. Carper Votes to Consider Veterans Jobs Corps Program
Sept. 13, 2012 Sen. Carper Introduces Amendment to Protect Military and Veterans Education Benefits
Aug. 22, 2012 Sen. Carper Celebrates New Law to Protect Veterans' Employment Rights at TSA
July 19, 2012 Sen. Carper Votes to Protect and Encourage American Job Creation
June 28, 2012 Sen. Carper Helps Department of Defense Recognize DuPont?s Support for Hiring Veterans and Reservists
June 5, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on the Paycheck Fairness Act Vote
May 16, 2012 Sen. Carper Announces New Training Benefit Available to Unemployed Veterans
May 3, 2012 Sen. Carper Highlights Over $12 Million in Competitive Grants Available for Veteran Job Training Services
April 26, 2012 Congressional Delegation to Host Another Free Job Fair - This One in Sussex County on Monday
April 24, 2012 21st Century Postal Service Act
April 23, 2012 Carper, Coons, Carney Host Job Fair in Dover for 600 Job Seekers
April 19, 2012 More Than 45 Employers Will Be on Hand for Congressional Delegation's Free Job Fair on Monday
April 13, 2012 Senator Carper Launches Comprehensive Web Page for Veterans Resources and Information
April 10, 2012 Carper, Coons, Carney Urge Businesses to Reserve Their Spots Now at Delaware Job Fairs
April 5, 2012 Senator Carper Praises Bipartisan Effort as President Signs JOBS Act into Law
March 9, 2012 Senator Carper Statement on February Jobs Report
March 5, 2012 Senator Carper Lauds Senate Passage of Bill to Protect U.S. Jobs, Fight Unfair Chinese Subsidies
Feb. 17, 2012 Senator Carper Votes to Maintain Critical Benefits for Delaware Families
Feb. 16, 2012 Carper, Wyden, Casey Self-Employment Assistance Bill Included in Payroll Tax Agreement
Feb. 6, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on Fisker Furlough Announcement
Feb. 3, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on January Jobs Report
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Gene L. Dodaro Comptroller General of the United States
Sept. 8, 2011 Sen. Carper Reacts to President Obama's American Jobs Act Address
Aug. 10, 2011 Sen. Carper Highlights Improvements to Post 9-11 GI Bill at Wilmington University
June 22, 2011 Hearing of the US Senate Finance Committee - Preventing Overpayments, and Eliminating Fraud in the Unemployment Insurance System
June 22, 2011 Congressional Delegation Praises Fisker's Commitment to the First State as Company Announces It Is Ready to Hire
Feb. 14, 2011 Sen. Carper Responds to Postal Reform Proposals in the President's 2012 Budget
Jan. 7, 2011 Sen. Carper Statement on December Jobs Report
April 15, 2010 Sen. Carper Votes To Restore, Extend Unemployment Benefits
Sept. 8, 2009 Delaware Delegation Comment On Job Loss At Valero
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