Thomas Carper – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected U.S. Senator, Delaware

Delaware Democratic Party
www.carperfordelaware.comwww.carperfordelaware.com
600 W Matson Run PkyWilmington, DE 19802
(302) 573-6291
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Biographical
General (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)
Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)
Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)
Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)
Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)
Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)
Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)
Military (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, type and date of discharge)
Immigration
Securing Our Borders
National Security & Terrorism
Homeland Security, a General Statement
Making Our Homeland More Secure
Local First Responders
Air Security
Port Security
Rail Security
Cybersecurity
Foreign Policy
Foreign Policy, a General Statement
North Korea
Nuclear Proliferation & Nuclear Terrorism
Dubai Ports Administration Purchase
Economy
Economy, a General Statement
Stimulating the Economy
Taxes
Tax Reform
Education
Education, a General Statement
No Child Left Behind Act, a General Statement
Public Schools K-12
Charter Schools
Improving Education
Higher Education
Student Loans, Scholarships and Pell Grants
No Child Left Behind Act Federal Funding Level
Student Standards
School Choice
Government
Earmarks
FEMA and Hurricane Katrina
Environment
Environment, a General Statement
Global Warming, Climate Change
Clean Air Act & Clear Skies Initiative
Land, Rivers and Lakes
Oceans
Recycling and Trash
Abortion, Pro-Life, Stem Cell & Cloning
Stem Cell Research, a General Statement
Military & Defense
Military, a General Statement
Defense, a General Statement
Defense and Military Budget
Military Adequacy
Military Pay, Medical Care and Benefits
Afghanistan, Pakistan & Iraq
Afghanistan, a General Statement
Pakistan, a General Statement
Iraq, a General Statement
Timetable for Withdrawal
Taliban & Radical Islamic Jihadists
Iraq Policy
Iraq Reconstruction
Length of Deployments
Iran
Iran, a General Statement
Federal Budget & Fiscal Policy
Fiscal Policy, a General Statement
Federal Budget & Debt
Deficit Spending
Spending Limits
Medical Insurance
Health Insurance, a General Statement
Medicare
Courts, Laws & Justice
Supreme Court
Federal Judges Confirmation Procedures
Health & Medical
Health & Medical Care, a General Statement
Improving Health & Medical Care
Reducing Health Care Costs
Disease Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Bird Flu (Avian Influenza)
Business
Small Business
Energy, Gas, Oil & Autos
Energy, a General Statement
Nuclear Power
Renewable Energy, Solar, Biomass and Wind
Fuel Efficiency & Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards
Energy Efficiency and Standards
Energy Research and Development
Renewable Fuels, Biofuels and Ethanol
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Labor Wages & Unions
Minimum Wage
Values, Religion & Family
American Values
Transportation
Transportation, a General Statement
Infrastructure
Amtrak
Highways
Highway Safety
Rail
Veterans
GI Bill & Veterans' Benefits
Homes
Housing, a General Statement
Foreclosures
Mortgage Credit
Homeownership
Affordable Housing
Prescription Drugs
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program for Seniors
Social Security & Pensions
Social Security, a General Statement
Long Term Viability of Social Security
Privatizing Social Security
Illegal Drugs & Marijuana
Illegal Drugs, a General Statement
Poverty & Welfare
Welfare, a General Statement
Science, Technology & Space
Science and Technology Research and Development
Food & Agriculture
Agriculture, a General Statement
Family Farm
Farm Bill
Farm Subsidies
Farm Crop Supports
Other Farm Assistance
Financial Crisis
Financial Crisis, a General Statement
$700 Billion Troubled Asset Relief Bailout
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