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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
April 7, 2014 Sen. Carper Touts Passage of Unemployment Benefits Extension
Jan. 29, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Postal Reform Act of 2013
Jan. 9, 2014 Hearing Of The House Committee On Oversight And Government Reform - Hearing: Waste in Government: What's Being Done
Jan. 7, 2014 Sen. Carper Commends Senate Vote to Extend Emergency Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 17, 2013 Chairman Carper Highlights FY 2013 Medicare and Medicaid Improper Payments
Dec. 12, 2013 Members Commend Senate Finance Committee Inclusion of PRIME Act Amendment
Oct. 7, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Social Security Disability Benefits: Did a Group of Judges, Doctors, and Lawyers Abuse Programs for the Country's Most Vulnerable?
Sept. 16, 2013 Senators Highlight GAO Report Detailing Improper Social Security Disability Insurance Payments
June 10, 2013 Senators Carper, Coburn and Congressmen Roskam, Carney Lead Bipartisan Effort to Combat Billions of Dollars in Waste, Fraud and Abuse in Medicare and Medicaid
May 6, 2013 GAO Report Outlines Improper Federal Employees' Compensation Payments
May 1, 2013 GAO Report Describes Medicaid Improper Payments
Feb. 14, 2013 Executive Session
Feb. 14, 2013 Chairman Carper Joins Colleagues, Comptroller General Dodaro to Unveil 2013 High Risk List
Jan. 31, 2013 Bipartisan Finance Committee Members Release Recommendations to Combat Waste, Fraud & Abuse in Medicare & Medicaid
Dec. 10, 2012 Senators Highlight Recent GAO Reports Detailing Vulnerabilities to Waste and Fraud in Medicare, Medicaid
Dec. 7, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on November Jobs Report
Nov. 2, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on October Jobs Report
Aug. 1, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 9, 2012 Sen. Carper Highlights Need for Veteran Hiring and Training at Siemens Appreciation Event
July 9, 2012 Sen. Carper Highlights Need for Veteran Hiring and Training at Siemens Appreciation Event
June 5, 2012 Hearing of the Contracting Oversight Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Hearing Statement: "Veterans Employment and Government Contractors"
June 1, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on May Jobs Report
May 4, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on April Jobs Report
April 13, 2012 Senator Carper Launches Comprehensive Web Page for Veterans Resources and Information
March 29, 2012 Health Care Reform
March 16, 2012 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Helps Open Stepping Stones Credit Union on Wilmington's East Side
Feb. 17, 2012 Senator Carper Votes to Maintain Critical Benefits for Delaware Families
Dec. 14, 2011 Senators React to Follow-Up Report on America's Foster Children and Improperly Prescribed Mind-Altering Medications
Dec. 14, 2011 Senators React to Follow-Up Report on America's Foster Children and Improperly Prescribed Mind-Altering Medications
Dec. 13, 2011 Carper Hails Administration's Continued Efforts to Curb Government Waste, Fraud and Abuse
Nov. 10, 2011 Sens. Carper, Coburn Welcome Introduction of House Companion Bill to Fight Waste, Fraud and Abuse in Medicare and Medicaid
Nov. 9, 2011 Wyden, Carper and Casey Bill Gives Entrepreneurs Breathing Room to Start Businesses
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to Representative Hensarling and Senator Murray
July 27, 2011 Sen. Carper Highlights Report Detailing Nearly Half a Billion Dollars in Improper Medicare Payments Recovered by Enhanced Audit Program
March 9, 2011 HSGAC Hearing Opening Statement: "New Tools for Curbing Waste and Fraud in Medicare and Medicaid"
March 4, 2011 Sen. Carper Statement on February Jobs Report
Feb. 14, 2011 Sen. Carper Responds to Proposals to Reduce Unnecessary Spending and Improve Government Efficiency in President's 2012 Budget
Aug. 3, 2010 Hearing: "Transforming Government Through Innovative Tools and Technology"
April 28, 2010 Sen. Carper, Rep. Murphy Praise House Passage of Their Legislation To Curb Waste, Fraud and Abuse in the Federal Government
March 10, 2010 Sen. Carper Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Provide Tax Relief for American Businesses and Extend Unemployment Benefits
Nov. 4, 2009 Senators Carper & Kaufman Vote To Extend Unemployment, Homebuyer Tax Credits
July 24, 2009 Vice President Biden, Governor Markell, Senators Carper And Kaufman Announce Recovery Act Funds To Help Workers Displaced By Auto Plant Closures In Delaware
April 1, 2009 Sens. Carper, Kaufman Announce 300,000 Families See Bigger Paychecks
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - TARP Oversight: A Six-Month Update
Feb. 26, 2009 Release Of President's Budget Draws Comments From Sen. Carper
Jan. 31, 2008 Hearing of the Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services and International Security Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee: Eliminating Agency Payment Errors
Jan. 31, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 30, 2008 Economic Stimulus
Aug. 6, 2007 Carper's Corner
April 2, 2007 Carper's Corner
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