Filter by

Thomas "Tom" R. Carper

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 40 Show 40
  • [alt text]

    Promoting Energy Efficiency

    Witnesses testified on proposed reforms to the tax code and how incentives for energy efficiency could be implemented in broader tax reform efforts.

    267 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The U.S. Senate convened for a legislative session. The Senate passed H. R. 6156; A bill to authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to…

    688 views
  • [alt text]

    FEMA Response to Hurricane Sandy, FEMA and HUD Panel

    Secretary Shaun Dovovan and Craig Fugate testified on damage and recovery efforts from Hurricane Sandy. They focused on the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD)…

    341 views
  • [alt text]

    FEMA Response to Hurricane Sandy, Senators Panel

    Senators affected by Hurricane Sandy testified about damage and recovery efforts in their states. They focused on the challenges their constituents faced in the aftermath of the storm…

    1,078 views
  • [alt text]

    Hurricane Sandy Impact and Recovery

    Members of Congress from New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maryland and Delaware spoke about damage and ongoing recovery from Hurricane Sandy. During their comments…

    1,324 views
  • [alt text]

    Navy Submarine Naming Announcement

    Vice President Joe Biden attended an announcement by Navy Secretary Ray Mabus that a new Virginia class fast-attack submarine would be named the USS Delaware. Jill Biden, Senator Tom…

    465 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The U.S. Senate continued debate on a bill to expand hunting and fishing on federal lands. Senator John McCain filed a resolution calling for a bipartisan joint investigation into the…

    431 views
  • [alt text]

    Delaware Senate Debate

    Delaware Senate candidates Senator Tom Carper (D), Keven Wade (R), and Alex Pires (I) debated various campaign issues at Mitchell Hall at the University of Delaware’s Newark…

    303 views
  • [alt text]

    Cybersecurity Issues

    Sponsors of the cybersecurity bill spoke with reporters after the legislation failed to clear a procedural vote on the Senate floor. 

    158 views
  • [alt text]

    Markup of Targeted Tax Code Changes, Part 2

    Committee members met to mark up legislation dealing with tax “extenders,” a number of short-term tax breaks. Among the amendments they considered were credits for…

    399 views
  • [alt text]

    Markup of Targeted Tax Code Changes, Part 1

    Committee members made opening statements at a markup hearing on legislation dealing with tax “extenders,” a number of short-term tax breaks. It included an extension for…

    553 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate convened for a legislative session.

    7,273 views
  • [alt text]

    Homeland Security Operations

    Witnesses testified about the performance and operations of the Department of Homeland Security in its first years, as well as the future role of the department. among the topics they…

    419 views
  • [alt text]

    Postal Service Nomination

    Stephen Crawford testified about his nomination to be a member of the Board of Governors for the U.S. Postal Service.

    779 views
  • [alt text]

    Medicare Physician Payments

    Physicians Medicare’s physician payment system and offered solutions to make it more efficient. They called for a comprehensive solution to replace the government’s…

    596 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    Sen. James Inhofe, R-OK, that aims to overturn emissions requirements for mercury and other toxins that were issued by the EPA in December. At 11:30am, the Senate will take a roll call…

    507 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate convened for a legislative session.

    354 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    2,718 views
  • [alt text]

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission Nominations

    Witnesses testified about their nomination to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Among the issues they addressed were nuclear waste storage, working relations among commissioners,…

    598 views
  • [alt text]

    Tax and Energy Policy

    Witnesses testified about energy policy and the U.S. tax code. Among the issues they addressed were ways in which the tax code affects the energy sector, ways in which different energy…

    289 views
  • Load 20 More