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Tom Carper's Public Statements

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
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 19, 2014 Senators Question Intelligence Community's Tracking of Core Contractors
Feb. 18, 2014 Sen. Carper Applauds President Obama's Fuel Efficiency Initiative
Feb. 14, 2014 Chairman Carper Highlights GAO Report on Protecting and Improving Government Data in Order to Reduce Improper Payments, Protect Personal Information
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. 10, 2014 Chairman Carper Responds to Inspector General Report on Medicare Prescription Drugs
Feb. 6, 2014 Committee Approves Bipartisan Postal Reform Bill
Feb. 5, 2014 Senator Carper Applauds CVS Decision to Stop Selling Tobacco Products
Feb. 4, 2014 Dr. Coburn Releases New Report on Cybersecurity
Feb. 4, 2014 Chairman Carper Highlights New Tool that Helps Veterans and Servicemembers in Pursuit of Higher Education
Feb. 4, 2014 Carper Applauds Senate Passage of Farm Bill
Feb. 3, 2014 New Report Outlines Treatment and Regulation of Bitcoin Around the World
Jan. 31, 2014 Statement from Chairman Carper Regarding FinCEN's Guidance on Virtual Currencies
Jan. 30, 2014 Hearing of the Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcomittee of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
Jan. 30, 2014 Sens. Carper, Blunt Reintroduce Legislation to Protect Consumers from Identity Theft and Fraud
Jan. 29, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Postal Reform Act of 2013
Jan. 27, 2014 Chairman Carper's Statement on Arrest of Bitinstant Founder and CEO
Jan. 17, 2014 Statement from Chairman Carper on the Retirement of Ranking Member Coburn
Jan. 17, 2014 Honoring Dr. King
Jan. 16, 2014 Sen. Carper Reacts to Senate Passage of Federal Spending Bill: Another Small Step Forward
Jan. 16, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce More Than 30 Employers Seeking to Fill Hundreds of Positions at Kent County Job Fair
Jan. 15, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee -Nomination of Gil Kerlikowske
Jan. 15, 2014 Senators Blunt, Carper Reintroduce Bill To Protect Consumers From Identity Theft & Fraud
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Open Markets for US Poultry Exports
Jan. 14, 2014 Public Service Announcement: Sen. Carper's 13th Annual U.S. Service Academy Information Night for Students, Parents and Educators
Jan. 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committees - Examining Conference and Travel Spending Across the Federal Government
Jan. 14, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Transparency Discrepancies with IT Dashboard
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Jessica Wright, Acting Undersecretary of Defense - Address Shortfalls in Higher Education Program for Servicemembers
Jan. 13, 2014 Chairman Carper Highlights Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Opportunity for Students
Jan. 10, 2014 Sen. Carper Statement on Treasury Department's Decision for Volunteer Fire Departments and the Health Care Law
Jan. 10, 2014 Sen. Carper Issues Statement on Ruling in Fisker Bankruptcy Case
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Humayun Chaudhry, President and CEO Federation of State Medical Boards, and Jon Thomas, Chairman of the Board of Directors - Applaud Federation of State Medical Boards Proposal to Advance Telemedicine
Jan. 9, 2014 Carper, Carney Issue Statement on Fisker's Bankruptcy Court Proceedings
Jan. 9, 2014 Hearing Of The House Committee On Oversight And Government Reform - Hearing: Waste in Government: What's Being Done
Jan. 9, 2014 Carper Reacts to National Taxpayer Advocate's Call for IRS to Provide Clarity for Tax Rules for Bitcoin
Jan. 8, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nomination of John Roth
Jan. 8, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Agencies Failed to Fully Implement Data Breach Policies
Jan. 8, 2014 Chairman Carper Co-sponsors Measure to Protect Volunteer Firefighters & Emergency Responders under Affordable Care Act
Jan. 8, 2014 Chairman Carper Co-sponsors Measure to Protect Volunteer Firefighters & Emergency Responders under Affordable Care Act
Jan. 7, 2014 Sen. Carper Commends Senate Vote to Extend Emergency Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 7, 2014 Federal Agencies Continue Improper Payments to Deceased People
Jan. 7, 2014 Carper, Coburn Highlight New Administration Proposal to Combat Fraudulent Drug Diversion From Medicare
Jan. 6, 2014 Senators Highlight New Assessment on Government's Transition to Major Telecommunications Contract Program
Jan. 3, 2014 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Announce Grant Awards to Federally Qualified Health Centers to Help Delawareans Find Affordable Insurance
Jan. 2, 2014 Chairman Carper Commends Delaware's Management of Homeland Security Program Grants
Dec. 27, 2013 Carper, Coons, Carney to Host Kent County Job Fair
Dec. 23, 2013 Chairman Carper Commends Marine Corps on Clean Financial Audit
Dec. 23, 2013 This Holiday Season...
Dec. 20, 2013 Sen. Carper Reminds Delawareans that Monday is Deadline to Enroll in Healthcare Insurance for Jan. 1
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