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Delaware’s Democratic incumbents decisively fended off Congressional challenges in Tuesday’s Midterm election.


Wednesday night's Delaware Debates saw candidates for First State seats in the U.S. House and Senate facing off on a wide variety of topics, including President Trump, gun regulation, climate change, and the nation' economy.

 


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We continue bringing you our series of Candidate Conversations - part of Delaware Public Media’s 2018 Election coverage, and the Delaware Debates we are producing again this fall with the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication.

We are examining the race for U.S. Senate– and in this interview, Democrat and Delaware's senior senator, Tom Carper.

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We continue bringing you our series of Candidate Conversations - part of Delaware Public Media’s 2018 Election coverage, and the Delaware Debates we are producing again this fall with the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication.

We are examining the race for U.S. Senate– and in this interview, Democrat Kerri Harris.


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Tom Carper is not ready to leave the U.S. Senate just yet. Delaware’s senior senator will pursue another term.

 


Delaware loses offshore wind farms to Maryland

May 23, 2017
Delaware Public Media

The entirety of Delaware’s designated offshore wind capacity is poised to power Maryland homes instead, despite last-minute objections from state and federal officials.

Carper, Coons rally against Trump budget

Apr 11, 2017

Delaware’s congressional delegation continues to rebel against President Donald Trump’s proposed budget.

As a number of federal courts consider President Trump’s ban on immigrants from six majority Muslim countries - both of Delaware’s U.S. senators are joining a legislative effort to block his plan.

Delaware Dems rail against House GOP Obamacare plan

Mar 8, 2017
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Delaware’s Congressional delegation is among the chorus of lawmakers and interest groups raging against a House Republican alternative to Obamacare.


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Sen. Tom Carper (D) continues his protest against Scott Pruitt, the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency, after he staged a multi-hour floor debate contesting his confirmation last month.

 


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