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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Executive 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. 20, 2013 Executive Session
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2014 -- Continued
July 25, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nomination of Hon. Alejandro N. Mayorkas to be Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
July 18, 2013 Sen. Carper Vows Continued Work with Gina McCarthy
July 16, 2013 Chairman Carper: "I'm Glad We Averted the Nuclear Option'
July 16, 2013 Senator Carper: 'I'm Glad we Averted the Nuclear Option'
July 11, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Implementation of SCOTUS DOMA Ruling
May 9, 2013 Chairman Carper Commends White House on Executive Order on Open Data
Feb. 19, 2013 Sen. Carper on Misguided Filibuster of Chuck Hagel Nomination
Feb. 13, 2013 Sen. Carper: "Jack Lew Deserves a Speedy Confirmation"
April 10, 2012 Senator Carper Reacts to Departure of United States Census Bureau Director Robert Groves
Feb. 8, 2012 Senators McCain, Carper, Coats and Udall Urge the Senate to Pass Line-Item Veto
June 29, 2011 Sen. Carper Lauds Census Bureau Announcement to Save Millions in Taxpayer Dollars Through Consolidation and Modernization Efforts
June 29, 2011 Sen. Carper Commends Senate Effort to Reform Presidential Nominations Process
June 23, 2011 Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011
June 16, 2011 Sen. Carper Reacts to Departure of Federal Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra
March 31, 2011 In Final Piece to Bipartisan Deal Reforming Senate Rules, Sen. Carper Cosponsors Bill to Streamline Senate Confirmation Process
March 2, 2011 HSGAC Hearing Statement: "Eliminating Bottlenecks: Streamlining the Nominations Process"
March 25, 2010 Senators Carper, Coburn & Representatives Maloney, Dent Introduce Bipartisan Census Reform Bill
Sept. 4, 2009 Senator Carper: Jack Tarburton Great Choice As USDA State Director
July 13, 2009 Senator Carper Applauds Confirmation Of Census Director Groves
June 2, 2009 Senator Carper Praises Confirmation Of Epa Clean Air Administrator
Jan. 30, 2009 Sen. Carper Urges President To Make Census A Priority
Jan. 22, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance - The Nomination of Timothy Geithner to be Treasury Secretary
Nov. 14, 2007 Sen. Biden and Carper Issue Statement on Bush Veto
Nov. 8, 2007 Senate and House Override President's Veto of Water Resources Bill
Nov. 1, 2007 Letter to the Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States of America
June 28, 2007 Sen. Carper Questions Serious Financial Management Failures at Department of Homeland Security
May 19, 2005 Executive Session
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