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Sen. Thomas R. Carper, D-Del.

Senator (4th term)



Political Highlights: Del. treasurer, 1977-83; U.S. House of Representatives, 1983-93; governor, 1993-2001
Born: January 23, 1947; Beckley, W.Va.
Residence: Wilmington
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Wife, Martha Carper; two children
Education: Ohio State U., B.A. 1968; U. of Delaware, M.B.A. 1975
Elected: 2000
Committee Assignments: Environment & Public Works; Finance (Energy, Natural Resources & Infrastructure; Health Care; International Trade, Customs & Global Competitiveness - Chairman); Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs (Government Operations; Permanent Investigations)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 12th ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 115,216 followers

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