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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
June 24, 2014 Chairman Carper Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Enhance Nation's Cybersecurity Efforts
June 20, 2014 Chairman Carper Reacts to DHS 2014 Quadrennial Homeland Security Review
June 20, 2014 Chairman Carper Holds Roundtable to Discuss Root Causes of Surge of Central American Migration
June 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Evaluating Port Security: Progress Made and Challenges Ahead
May 30, 2014 Chairman Carper Reminds Americans to Prepare for 2014 Hurricane Season
May 20, 2014 Chairman Carper Introduces Bill to Enhance DHS Cyber Personnel Authorities
May 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Charting a Path Forward for the Chemical Facilities Anti-Terrorism Standards Program
May 14, 2014 Senate Panel Examines Current State of Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Boston Marathon Bombing: Improving Intelligence and Information Sharing
April 15, 2014 Chairman Carper's Statement on the One Year Anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombing
April 10, 2014 Chairman Carper Reacts to IG Report on Boston Bombing
April 3, 2014 Sen. Carper Praises Bipartisan Vote for Chemical Spill Bill in EPW Committee
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Data Breach on the Rise: Protecting Personal Information from Harm
April 2, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Mary Landrieu, and Daniel Coats - Strong Support for Firefighters
March 28, 2014 E-Newsletter: A Brave New (Cyber) World
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
March 19, 2014 Chairman Carper: "We Have a Responsibility to the Victims and Their Families to Learn All That We Can from Navy Yard Incident to Prevent Similar Tragedies from Happening Again"
March 19, 2014 Chairman Carper Encourages States to Prepare Applications for Preparedness Grants
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee - Budget Hearing - Department of Homeland Security
March 12, 2014 Landrieu Advances Amendment to Protect Children During Disasters
March 10, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Highlight $3.2 Million Grant from FEMA
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nominations of L. Reginald Brothers, Jr., to be Under Secretary for Science and Technology, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and Hon. Francis X. Taylor to be Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
March 4, 2014 Sen. Carper Comments on President Obama's 2015 Budget Proposal
Feb. 19, 2014 Senators Question Intelligence Community's Tracking of Core Contractors
Feb. 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Extreme Weather Events: The Costs of Not Being Prepared
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. 15, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee -Nomination of Gil Kerlikowske
Jan. 13, 2014 Chairman Carper Highlights Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Opportunity for Students
Jan. 8, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nomination of John Roth
Jan. 2, 2014 Chairman Carper Commends Delaware's Management of Homeland Security Program Grants
Dec. 20, 2013 Senate Confirms Alejandro Mayorkas to be Deputy Secretary of DHS
Dec. 17, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Examining Physical Security for Federal Facilities
Dec. 16, 2013 Johnson Nomination
Dec. 16, 2013 Senate Confirms Jeh Johnson to be DHS Secretary
Dec. 11, 2013 Opening Remarks of Chairman Carper: Business Meeting for the Nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas
Dec. 11, 2013 Committee Reports Nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas to be Deputy Secretary of DHS to Full Senate
Dec. 2, 2013 Chairman Carper's Reaction to DHS OIG Report on Information Security at the Department
Nov. 22, 2013 Chairman Carper Statement on Nomination of John Roth to be Inspector General at the Department of Homeland Security
Nov. 20, 2013 Committee Reports Secretary of DHS Nomination to Full Senate
Nov. 14, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs - Threats to the Homeland
Nov. 13, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs - Nomination of Hon. Jeh C. Johnson to be Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Nov. 13, 2013 DHS Secretary Nominee Testifies Before Key Committee With Strong Bipartisan Support
Nov. 6, 2013 Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Advances Bipartisan Bill to Consolidate Federal IT Infrastructure, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Nov. 1, 2013 Chairman Carper Statement on Shooting at LAX
Oct. 29, 2013 E-Newsletter: Delawareans Pull Together
Oct. 17, 2013 Chairman Carper Highlights 10th Anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Oct. 17, 2013 Chairman Carper Statement on President's Intent to Nominate Jeh Johnson to be Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
Sept. 26, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn React to Report on Security of Nation's Information Systems
Sept. 19, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Continue Oversight in Wake of Navy Yard Shooting
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