Press Releases

September 2017

Date Title
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
8/21/17 Carper Statement on President Trump’s Afghanistan Speech
8/18/17 Absent Answers from EPA, Carper and Whitehouse Ask GAO to Review Hiring Practices and Ethics Requirements for Political Appointees
8/16/17 Carper Statement on Trump’s Charlottesville Remarks
8/8/17 Carper Statement on District Court Decision Blocking EPA’s Actions on HFCs
8/8/17 Carper Statement on Federal Report Highlighting Significant Impacts of Climate Change
8/3/17 Carper, Coons, Blunt Rochester to Host Job Fairs for Veterans
8/3/17 Senator Carper Statement on EPA’s Proposal of Newark Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
8/3/17 Senate Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Crack Down on Misuse and Abuse of Government Purchase and Travel Cards