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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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 25, 2014 Newsletter: Reflecting on the 9/11 Commission 10 Years Later...
July 3, 2014 Newsletter: Happy Independence Day!
June 20, 2014 Senator Carper Highlights the 70th Anniversary of the G.I. Bill
June 6, 2014 Newsletter: Paying Tribute 70 Years Later
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
Dec. 6, 2013 Markell, Carper, Coons and Carney Announce $1 Million for Delaware Historic Properties Damaged by Superstorm Sandy
Nov. 7, 2013 Sen. Carper Honors Retired Delaware Division of Parks and Recreation Director on Senate Floor
Oct. 25, 2013 Gov. Markell, Sen. Carper Tout New Gordons Pond Trail for Health and Recreation at Cape Henlopen State Park Groundbreaking
April 27, 2013 Philadelphia 76ers Acquire NBA D-League Franchise; Relocate it to Delaware and Name it the Delaware 87ers
Oct. 5, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary Department of the Interior
Sept. 11, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on the Anniversary of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks
July 3, 2012 Event Recognizes Delaware's Ocean Beaches
April 28, 2012 Gun Barrel Salvaged From the USS Missouri Becomes a Big Part of Battery 519 Museum at Fort Miles in Cape Henlopen State Park
Nov. 10, 2011 Sen. Carper Celebrates Key Committee Passage of Delaware National Park Bill
Sept. 7, 2011 Laurel Senior League Champions
July 8, 2011 Sen. Carper Tours Bright Spot Ventures
May 11, 2011 Hearing Testimony: "S.323 - First State National Historical Park Act of 2011"
Feb. 10, 2011 Delaware Congressional Delegation Introduces the First State National Historical Park Act of 2011
Jan. 14, 2011 Sen. Carper Statement Recognizing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Oct. 28, 2010 Sen. Carper Reacts to Concerns About Security and Preservation Efforts by the National Archives
July 13, 2010 Key Historical and Records Preservation Bill Passes the Senate
June 9, 2010 Senator Carper Continues Efforts to Examine Liability Issues Surrounding Offshore Drilling
May 19, 2010 Testimony: Carper on Delaware National Park Bill
March 31, 2010 Senator Carper's Statement on President Obama's Offshore Oil and Gas Development and Exploration Proposal
Dec. 22, 2009 Letter To Jean Picker Firstenberg, Chairperson, Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee
Dec. 11, 2009 Statement On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Nov. 4, 2009 Senator Carper: More Americans Can Access Founding Fathers Papers
June 18, 2009 75th Anniversary Of The National Archives And Records Administration
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - TARP Oversight: A Six-Month Update
Nov. 19, 2008 I Love to Write Day
May 14, 2008 Carper Subcommittee Looks At Road Ahead For National Archives
Feb. 28, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Oversight on Environment and Public Works - Nuclear Regulatory
Jan. 30, 2008 Economic Stimulus
Dec. 27, 2006 Senator Carper's Statement on the Death of President Gerald Ford
Nov. 16, 2006 National Bible Week
Nov. 16, 2006 Carper's Corner
June 27, 2006 Flag Desecration Amendment
June 26, 2006 Carper Introduces Bill to Protect Against Identity Theft
Nov. 30, 2005 Carper's Corner
Oct. 24, 2005 Carper Issues Statement on Bernanke's Nomination to Federal Reserve
Sept. 7, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 12, 2005 Bush Signs Legislation to Help Delaware Businesses Hire Seasonal Workers
Nov. 18, 2004 In Recognition of Richard Wood
May 20, 2004 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 4, 2004 James and Sophia Tarabico's 50th Wedding Anniversary
March 10, 2004 Congratulating the University of Delaware Men's Football Team for Winning the NCAA Division I-AA National Championship
Jan. 28, 2004 Harold "Tubby" Raymond's Induction into College Football Hall of Fame
Jan. 20, 2004 Commemorating the Life of Former Senator William V. Roth, Jr.
Oct. 3, 2003 In Recognition of the Naamans Little League
June 12, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - S 1245
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