Press Releases

September 2017

Date Title
9/21/17 Carper Statement on Long-Overdue Release of Administrator Pruitt’s Schedule
9/18/17 Senators Carper, Coons secure initiatives for Delaware National Guard, manufacturing in annual defense bill
9/14/17 Senator Carper Leads EPW Democrats in Question to Pruitt on Historic Workforce Reduction at EPA
9/14/17 In Meetings with EPA Nominees, Carper Raises Concerns about the Influence of Industry, Agency’s Continued Failure to Respond to Congressional Oversight Requests
9/13/17 EPW Hearing Statement: Expanding and Accelerating the Deployment and Use of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration
9/12/17 Sen. Carper on DowDuPont Announcement
9/12/17 Finance Hearing Statement: Health Care: Issues Impacting Cost and Coverage
9/8/17 Following Request from Senators Carper and Whitehouse, GAO Will Examine EPA’s Hiring Practices and Ethics Requirements for Political Appointees
9/8/17 Carper to Trump: Reinstate and Support Extreme Weather Resiliency Programs to Save Lives, Livelihoods and Taxpayer Dollars
9/7/17 PSI Hearing Statement: Cutting Through the Red Tape: Oversight of Federal Infrastructure Permitting and the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council
9/6/17 Carper Questions EPA On Verbal Direction to Delete Economic Data in Clean Water Rule Rewrite
9/5/17 Carper Statement on DACA
9/5/17 Carper Requests Information on Pruitt’s Shift to Subject EPA Grants to Political Review
9/1/17 Carper Probes EPA about Arkema Chemical Plant’s Safety Plan and Proposed EPA Chemical Safety Budget Cuts

August 2017

Date Title
8/31/17 Carper, Booker Urge Chemical Safety Board to Investigate Arkema Explosions