Press Releases

March 2019

Date Title
3/5/19 EPW Subcommittee Hearing Statement: States’ Role in Protecting Air Quality: Principles of Cooperative Federalism
3/4/19 Members Urge EPA to Complete Formaldehyde Health Assessment, Open Investigations on Compliance with Agency’s Scientific Integrity Policy and Political Appointee’s Potential Ethics Violation
3/4/19 Carper: GAO Report Details EPA’s Woefully Inadequate Implementation of TSCA Reform, Other Chemical Safety Efforts
3/1/19 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce PFAS Action Act of 2019

February 2019

Date Title
2/28/19 Carper’s Leadership on Clean Air, Clean Water and Climate Action Earns 100% Rating by League of Conservation Voters
2/28/19 Carper, Schumer Lead All 47 Senate Democrats as Co-Sponsors Of New Resolution on Climate Change
2/28/19 Ranking Member Carper Opening Statement: “China's Impact on the U.S. Education System”
2/28/19 Carper Statement on Wheeler Nomination to be EPA Administrator
2/28/19 Carper Reintroduces Statehood Bill to Ensure Full Representation for Over 700,000 D.C. Residents
2/27/19 EPW Hearing Statement: Hearing to Examine S. 383, the Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies Act, and the State of Current Technologies that Reduce, Capture, and Use Carbon Dioxide
2/27/19 Carper: Congress Must Address Climate Change in Surface Transportation Reauthorization Legislation
2/26/19 In Hearing on Skyrocketing Prescription Costs, Carper Pushes Pharma CEOs to Identify Solutions to Reduce Drug Prices
2/26/19 Carper: As Democrats Work to Combat Climate Change, Republicans Run from the Problem
2/25/19 Carper Joins Science, Environmental and Wildlife Advocates to Call for Urgent Action on Climate Change
2/21/19 Carper, Democratic Lawmakers Return from Five-Day Delegation Trip to Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador