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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

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
Dec. 11, 2013 Complete Opening Statement of Chairman Tom Carper: Business Meeting to Consider the Nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas
May 25, 2012 President Signs Bankruptcy Judgeships Legislation into Law
Nov. 8, 2011 Senators Coons, Carper Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Avert Potential Delaware Bankruptcy Judgeship Crisis
June 28, 2011 Sen. Carper Commends the Senate for Confirming Virginia Seitz as Assistant Attorney General
May 11, 2011 Durbin, Reid, Menendez, 30 Others Introduce the DREAM Act
Aug. 20, 2010 Letter to The Honorable John F. Clark Director U.S. Marshals Service
Aug. 6, 2010 Carper, Kaufman Applaud Stark Confirmation to U.S. District Court in Delaware
Aug. 5, 2010 Carper, Kaufman Applaud Stark Confirmation to U.S. District Court in Delaware
Aug. 3, 2010 Nomination Of Elena Kagan To Be Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Of The United States - Continued
July 29, 2010 Small Business Lending Fund Act Of 2010
May 26, 2010 Testimony: "The Legality and Efficacy of Line-Item Veto Proposals"
May 13, 2010 Carper, Kaufman Celebrate Key Committee Approval Of Judge Leonard P. Stark
May 10, 2010 Senator Carper Reacts to President Obama's Supreme Court Nominee Announcement
March 17, 2010 Senator Carper On Nomination Of Leonard P. Stark To Us District Court In Delaware
Aug. 6, 2009 Executive Session
June 18, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs - Examining State Business Incorporation Practices: A Discussion Of The Incorporation Transparency And Law Enforcement Assistance Act
May 26, 2009 Senator Carper Reacts To Obama's Supreme Court Nominee Announcement
March 25, 2009 Panel II Of A Hearing Of The Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
June 12, 2007 Carper's Corner
June 7, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007
April 9, 2007 Carper's Corner
April 2, 2007 Carper: Bush Administration Must Listen to Supreme Court on Greenhouse Gasess
Feb. 7, 2006 Fairness in Asbestos Injury Resolution Act of 2005--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Jan. 26, 2006 Carper's Corner
Oct. 3, 2005 Carper Statement on Nomination of Harriet Miers to Supreme Court
Sept. 28, 2005 Executive Session
Sept. 8, 2005 Crapo to Discuss Katrina, Supreme Court Confirmations on Live "Capitol Watch"
Sept. 7, 2005 Honoring Chief Justice William Rehnquist
Sept. 4, 2005 Carper Issues Statement on the Passing of Chief Justice Rehnquist
July 19, 2005 Carper Statement on Bush Supreme Court Nominee
July 1, 2005 Carper Statement on O'Connor Resignation
May 24, 2005 Carper: Judges Compromise Will Preserve Checks and Balances
April 12, 2005 The Judiciary
March 10, 2004 Additional Statements - Recognition of E. Norman Veasey
Jan. 21, 2003 Nomination of Governor Ridge
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