Press Releases

May 2020

Date Title
5/8/20 Carper, Coons Join Call from Bipartisan Senators: Provide Financial Relief to Postal Service in Next Coronavirus Bill
5/8/20 Carper, Coons, Blunt Rochester Announce CARES Act Funding Now Available for Communities Facing Economic Challenges
5/7/20 Carper Statement on Announced Closure of Middletown’s Clarios Battery Plant
5/6/20 Carper, Coons Join Bennet, Senate Democrats in Calling on VA to Develop COVID-19 Testing Strategy at Facilities Nationwide
5/6/20 Carper, Cornyn, Grassley, Wyden, Rubio Introduce Bill to Clarify Small Business Expense Deductions Under PPP
5/5/20 In Remarks on the Senate Floor, Carper Urges McConnell to Prioritize Relevant IG Nominations and Oversight of the Coronavirus Response
5/5/20 Carper, Coons Join Bipartisan Group of Senators to Call for $26 Billion in Next Coronavirus Relief Package to Support Research Workforce
5/4/20 Carper Statement on Feitel Nomination to be NRC Inspector General

April 2020

Date Title
4/30/20 Carper, Blumenthal, Coons, Murphy letter to NOAA on fisheries
4/30/20 Opening Statement of Ranking Member Carper: Continuity of Senate Operations and Remote Voting in Times of Crisis
4/29/20 Carper, Coons, Democratic Colleagues Announce Legislation to Strengthen Medical Supply Chain, Increase National Production and Create an Equitable and Transparent Process for Delivery of Necessary COVID-19 Supplies
4/29/20 Carper Asks EPA to Explain Trump Administration’s Consideration of Easing Critical Environmental Requirements amid the COVID-19 Pandemic
4/28/20 Carper, Coons, Blunt Rochester Urge FCC to Coordinate with other Agencies to Inform Low-Income Families of Broadband Services
4/27/20 Carper Releases Staff Analysis of State Efforts to Ensure Continued Utility Services for Americans Facing Economic Hardship
4/24/20 Senators Carper, Hassan and Wyden Warn of Scammers Targeting Americans’ Stimulus Payments, Call for IRS to Strengthen Fraud Prevention Efforts