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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:

Mar 14 2019

Voted Yes On the Joint Resolution on HJRes46

A joint resolution relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Mar 14 2019

Voted Yes On the Joint Resolution on SJRes7

A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress.

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Latest Announcements:

Mar 20 2019 - 1:00 PM

Senator Carper Raises Awareness of Earned Income Tax Credit and Free Tax Preparation Help

Mar 18 2019 - 1:00 PM

Carper Testifies at EPA Hearing to Defend the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) Rule

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:

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

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 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 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

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

Oct 5 2017

s1940

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 to reauthorize the volunteer services, community partnership, and refuge education programs of the National Wildlife Refuge System, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. - Oct 5 2017

Jul 31 2017

s1672

Senate Finance Committee

11 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an investment tax credit related to the production of electricity from offshore wind.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Jul 31 2017

Jun 27 2017

s1447

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

3 cosponsors

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

Senate vitiated previous passage. (consideration: CR S8280) - Dec 22 2017

Jun 22 2017

s1409

Senate Finance Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the credit for residential energy efficient property, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Jun 22 2017

Jun 21 2017

s1395

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to revise the boundaries of certain John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System units in Delaware.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans. - Jan 26 2018

Jun 14 2017

s1354

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

5 cosponsors

A bill to establish an Individual Market Reinsurance fund to provide funding for State individual market stabilization reinsurance programs.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - Jun 14 2017

May 11 2017

s1099

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to provide for the identification and prevention of improper payments and the identification of strategic sourcing opportunities by reviewing and analyzing the use of Federal agency charge cards.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Aug 4 2017