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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
July 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nominations of Hon. James C. Miller III, Stephen Crawford, David M. Bennett, and Victoria Reggie Kennedy to be Governors, U.S. Postal Service
June 24, 2014 Chairman Carper Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Enhance Nation's Cybersecurity Efforts
May 22, 2014 Committee Reports Legislation to Enhance DHS Cyber Personnel Authorities
May 8, 2014 Senate Panel Examines Critical Factors of Successful Federal Information Technology Acquisition
May 5, 2014 DATA Act
April 28, 2014 House Unanimously Passes Bipartisan DATA Act
April 28, 2014 Sen. Carper's Website Honored Among Best in Congress
April 28, 2014 Coburn Statement on Passage of DATA Act
April 24, 2014 Senator Carper Highlights Launch of Online Veterans Employment Center
April 17, 2014 Delaware Online - Recycling is a Responsibility We All Share
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Data Breach on the Rise: Protecting Personal Information from Harm
March 28, 2014 E-Newsletter: A Brave New (Cyber) World
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Feb. 27, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee - Recycling Electronics: A Common Sense Solution for Enhancing Government Efficiency and Protecting Our Environment"
Feb. 14, 2014 Chairman Carper Highlights GAO Report on Protecting and Improving Government Data in Order to Reduce Improper Payments, Protect Personal Information
Feb. 12, 2014 Chairman Carper on Administration's Cybersecurity Framework: "Widespread Implementation Critical to Effectively Protect National and Economic Security"
Feb. 4, 2014 Dr. Coburn Releases New Report on Cybersecurity
Jan. 29, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Postal Reform Act of 2013
Jan. 15, 2014 Senators Blunt, Carper Reintroduce Bill To Protect Consumers From Identity Theft & Fraud
Jan. 14, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Transparency Discrepancies with IT Dashboard
Jan. 13, 2014 Chairman Carper Highlights Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Opportunity for Students
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Humayun Chaudhry, President and CEO Federation of State Medical Boards, and Jon Thomas, Chairman of the Board of Directors - Applaud Federation of State Medical Boards Proposal to Advance Telemedicine
Jan. 8, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Agencies Failed to Fully Implement Data Breach Policies
Jan. 6, 2014 Senators Highlight New Assessment on Government's Transition to Major Telecommunications Contract Program
Dec. 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Domestic Renewable Fules
Nov. 18, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Potential Risks, Threats, and Promises of Virtual Currencies
Nov. 8, 2013 Chairman Carper Applauds FEC Quick Action on Bitcoin Campaign Contributions Policy
Nov. 6, 2013 Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Advances Bipartisan Bill to Consolidate Federal IT Infrastructure, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Nov. 6, 2013 Chairman Carper Statement on the Unveiling of the So-called "Silk Road 2.0" Website
Oct. 17, 2013 Chairman Carper Highlights 10th Anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Oct. 17, 2013 Sen. Carper Reminds Delawareans that text4baby Enrollment Contest Ends Monday
Oct. 17, 2013 Chairman Carper Highlights 10th Anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Sept. 26, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn React to Report on Security of Nation's Information Systems
Sept. 25, 2013 Chairman Carper Statement on Postal Service's Rate Increase
Sept. 16, 2013 Delaware Online - Striving to Strike Balance Between Security, Privacy
Sept. 12, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Highlight GAO Report on Duplicative IT Investments
June 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security Committee - "Reducing Duplication and Improving Outcomes in Federal Information Technology"
April 11, 2013 Chairman Carper Highlights Progress on FISMA Implementation
March 7, 2013 JOINT HEARING: The Cybersecurity Partnership Between the Private Sector and Our Government
March 1, 2013 Chairman Carper Marks DHS 10th Anniversary
Feb. 22, 2013 New GAO Report Confirms States Can Share Data While Protecting Privacy
Feb. 22, 2013 Chairman Carper Commends DHS Launch of New Cyber-Training Initiative
Feb. 21, 2013 Chairman Carper Reacts to Mandiant Intel Report on Cyber Threat
Feb. 19, 2013 Chairman Carper Reacts to Mandiant Intel Report on Cyber Threat
Feb. 12, 2013 Sen. Carper Reacts to President Obama's State of the Union Address
Feb. 12, 2013 Chairman Carper Statement on Cybersecurity Executive Order
Jan. 23, 2013 Comprehensive Cybersecurity Bill Will Be Priority This Congress: Rockefeller, Carper, Feinstein See Opportunity to Strengthen Nation's Cybersecurity This Year
Nov. 14, 2012 Sen. Carper Disappointed by Senate's Failure to Advance Cybersecurity Legislation
Oct. 2, 2012 Sen. Carper Highlights National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Sept. 28, 2012 Congressional Delegation, University of Delaware Announce $416,000 Federal Grant for Cybersecurity Education Initiative
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