Press Releases

April 2020

Date Title
4/2/20 Following Calls from Carper, Hassan, Brown, and Colleagues, Treasury Reverses Course and Says Social Security Beneficiaries Do Not Need to File Tax Returns to Receive COVID-19 Direct Cash Assistance
4/1/20 Carper, Coons, Colleagues Call for Social Security Recipients to Get CARES Act Direct Cash Assistance Without Having to File Tax Return
4/1/20 Carper, Van Hollen, Democratic Colleagues Urge Leadership to Make D.C. Whole, Increase Federal Coronavirus Relief for the District
4/1/20 Carper Unveils New Coronavirus Resources to Help Delaware Families, Worker and Small Businesses Access Federal Relief
4/1/20 Carper Joins Markey, Colleagues in Calling on FCC to Evaluate How Net Neutrality Repeal Negatively Impacts Public Safety, Universal Access, and Broadband Competition

March 2020

Date Title
3/26/20 Carper Joins Klobuchar, Moran, 31 Colleagues, to Urge Federal Trade Commission to Protect Seniors from Coronavirus Scams
3/26/20 VIDEO: Carper Votes to Approve Third Coronavirus Relief Package, Bring Much-Needed Relief to Workers, Hospitals and States
3/24/20 Carper, Sullivan Lead Call for Task Forces to Streamline Vaccine Development, Medical Supply Chain
3/22/20 Carper on Third Coronavirus Relief Package: “We have a responsibility to get this right”
3/21/20 Carper to President Trump: Show us a comprehensive plan to get desperately needed supplies to states immediately
3/20/20 Carper Joins Markey, Brown and 18 Senators in Telling Trump to Immediately and Fully Use All Defense Production Act Authorities to Mobilize War-Scale Manufacturing Effort of Respirators, Ventilators, Test Kits, Other Medical Equipment
3/20/20 Carper, Brown, Democratic Colleagues Urge President to Use Existing DPA Authority to Address Shortages of Medical Equipment Needed to Treat and Prevent Spread of COVID-19
3/20/20 Carper, Merkley, Colleagues Push To Protect Working Families from Utility Shut Offs in Next Coronavirus Relief Package
3/18/20 Sens. Carper, Coons vote to pass COVID-19 relief legislation; bill now heads to President’s desk
3/17/20 Carper Joins Bennet, Colleagues in Calling on FEMA to Mobilize Land Management Agencies to Support COVID-19 Emergency Response in Rural Communities