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Congressman Thomas Carper from Delaware

Profile for Senator Thomas Carper from Delaware

Congressman Thomas R. Carper
Democrat
Delaware
202-224-2441

Next Election: 2024

Missed 0 Votes

Absent for 0% of Votes

Votes with Party 100%

Seniority: 19

Latest Votes:

Aug 1 2019

Voted No On Passage of the Bill on HR3877

A bill to amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, to establish a congressional budget for fiscal years 2020 and 2021, to temporarily suspend the debt ...

Aug 1 2019

Voted No On the Cloture Motion on HR3877

A bill to amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, to establish a congressional budget for fiscal years 2020 and 2021, to temporarily suspend the debt ...

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Latest Announcements:

Aug 12 2019 - 1:00 PM

Carper: Endangered Species Regulations Undermine Science, Put Conservation Efforts at Risk

Aug 8 2019 - 1:00 PM

Carper Joins Delaware Patient Advocates to Discuss Bipartisan Bill to End Surprise Medical Bills

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $3,236,955
Individual $1,260,577
PAC & SuperPac $1,896,544
Disbursements: $3,121,074
Individual Refunds $22,919
Committee Refunds $10,150
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $360,642

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Bills Sponsored:

Aug 1 2019

s2413

Senate Finance Committee

7 cosponsors

A bill to exclude the imposition of duties and import quotas from the authorities provided to the President under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Aug 1 2019

Jul 25 2019

s2283

Senate Finance Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an investment tax credit for waste heat to power technology.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Jul 25 2019

Jun 26 2019

s1988

Senate Finance Committee

11 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the energy credit for offshore wind facilities.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Jun 26 2019

Jun 24 2019

s1942

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

9 cosponsors

A bill to amend chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, to create a presumption that a disability or death of a Federal employee in fire protection activities caused by any of certain diseases is the result of the performance of the duty of the employee, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Jun 24 2019

May 6 2019

s1333

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

7 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012, including making changes to the Do Not Pay Initiative, for improved detection, prevention, and recovery of improper payments to deceased individuals, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - May 6 2019

Apr 9 2019

sres149

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

2 cosponsors

A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of April 8 through April 12, 2019, as "National Assistant Principals Week".

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text: CR S2332-2333) - Apr 9 2019

Mar 12 2019

s747

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

9 cosponsors

A bill to reauthorize the diesel emissions reduction program, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1794-1795) - Mar 12 2019

Mar 6 2019

s674

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to establish a grant program for the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure and hydrogen fueling infrastructure along the National Highway System, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1707) - Mar 6 2019

Feb 28 2019

s631

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

28 cosponsors

A bill to provide for the admission of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Feb 28 2019

Feb 28 2019

s638

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

19 cosponsors

A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to designate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances as hazardous substances under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, Liability Act of 1980, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1599) - Feb 28 2019

Feb 11 2019

s435

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to issue guidance on electronic consent forms, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Feb 11 2019

Feb 7 2019

s375

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to improve efforts to identify and reduce Governmentwide improper payments, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. - Jul 17 2019

Aug 28 2018

s3398

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to require repayment of wasteful agency spending, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Aug 28 2018

Aug 1 2018

s3338

Senate Finance Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to finalize certain proposed provisions relating to the Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) under the Medicare and Medicaid programs.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Aug 1 2018

Jun 27 2018

s3146

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to allow the District of Columbia to receive Federal funding under such Act, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4515-4516; text of measure as introduced: CR S4516) - Jun 27 2018

Apr 10 2018

sres453

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

1 cosponsors

A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of April 9 through April 13, 2018, as "National Assistant Principals Week".

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2042) - Apr 10 2018

Mar 22 2018

s2629

3 cosponsors

A bill to improve postal operations, service, and transparency.

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 366. - Apr 9 2018

Feb 5 2018

s2374

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

4 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012, including making changes to the Do Not Pay Initiative, for improved detection, prevention, and recovery of improper payments to deceased individuals, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Nov 13 2018

Nov 9 2017

s2109

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

31 cosponsors

A bill to count revenues from military and veteran education programs toward the limit on Federal revenues that certain proprietary institutions of higher education are allowed to receive for purposes of section 487 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - Nov 9 2017

Nov 8 2017

sres325

2 cosponsors

A resolution expressing support for designation of the week of October 29 through November 4, 2017, as "National Obesity Care Week".

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7121; text: CR S7120) - Nov 8 2017