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Chris Coons · [email protected]
December 3, 2021 at 8:00 PM

The best way I can serve you is by hearing directly from you

Chris Coons Dear John, In just a few short weeks 2020 will come to a close and the 117th Congress will be halfway through its legislative session. I'm proud of what we've accomplished so far under the leadership of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. We've passed a…
TC · [email protected]
November 30, 2021 at 1:20 PM

The filibuster, Mitch McConnell, & the Senate Majority

The stakes are high for 2022. Only one seat stands between Mitch McConnell and control of the Senate. If we want to continue building progress and fighting for our values -- like reforming the filibuster to protect voting rights from nationwide voter suppression efforts -- then we need to defend…
Chris Coons for Delaware · [email protected]
November 30, 2021 at 12:46 AM

Mark Kelly's race is a "toss-up"

Chris Coons The Hill: "Cook Political Report shifts three Senate races toward Republicans" Elections experts just moved Senator Mark Kelly's race in Arizona to the TOSS-UP column. Chip in $10 or more today to help him win this critical race and defend the Democratic Senate Majority >>…
TC · [email protected]
November 24, 2021 at 4:28 PM

re: the Senate race in Ohio

Tim Ryan needs our help before November is over. I want to take a minute to talk to you about the Senate race happening in Ohio, John. My friend Rep. Tim Ryan is on the ballot, and he could really use our grassroots support ahead of the upcoming end-of-month deadline. Will you split a contributi…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
November 20, 2021 at 3:30 PM

I'm proud to call President Joe Biden my friend

Chris Coons Dear John, I began my journey in the Senate as a young intern in 1991, working for Delaware's Democratic senator at the time: Joe Biden. Since then, I've grown under his leadership and mentorship. Today, I'm proud to call him my friend and honored to serve in the very Sen…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
November 19, 2021 at 6:48 PM

I was proud to stand with President Biden

as he signed major, bipartisan infrastructure legislation into law   John, I joined President Biden at the White House for his first meetings with lawmakers after becoming president. He talked about his big, bold plan for rebuilding our country’s infrastructure. Nine months later, after leading…
Team Coons · [email protected]
November 18, 2021 at 8:03 PM

Chris knows we need to make more investments in our environment

Chris Coons John, Earlier this week, President Biden signed the bipartisan infrastructure bill into law. This historic legislation will make tremendous investments to protect our environment and combat climate change, but Chris knows our work isn't done yet. That's one of the reasons why Ch…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
November 16, 2021 at 1:55 PM

NOW OPEN: ACA enrollment

Head to the exchange before January 15th. John, I want to start by thanking everyone who made contributions last month. The Biden Administration and Democrats are working together to rebuild our country’s infrastructure, tackle climate change, and make sure everyone has access to high-quality, a…
Team Coons · [email protected]
November 15, 2021 at 11:01 PM

The big, bold legislation we need to tackle the climate crisis

Chris Coons John, Earlier today, President Biden signed the Infrastructure Investments and Jobs Act into law. John, Earlier today, President Biden signed the Infrastructure Investments and Jobs Act into law. This critical, bipartisan legislation will make tremendous investments to pr…
News Alert (via ChrisCoons.com) · [email protected]
November 13, 2021 at 6:00 PM

COP26, Infrastructure, and more

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Chris Coons · [email protected]
November 11, 2021 at 10:01 PM

The sacrifice and service of our veterans got us to where we are today

Chris Coons Dear John, Today and every day, I'm so grateful for America's veterans and their families. Dear John, Today and every day, I'm so grateful for America's veterans and their families. To all of the veterans reading this email: Thank you for your service to our country. You…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
November 11, 2021 at 4:45 PM

Veterans Day

John, I understand the sacrifices our servicemen and women make for our country. As the last Vietnam War veteran serving in the Senate, I understand the sacrifices our servicemen and women make to defend our country, our freedoms, and our values.  I became a Navy ROTC midshipman at the Ohio Stat…
Team Coons · [email protected]
November 10, 2021 at 11:03 PM

Strongest investment in a generation

Chris Coons Big news, John -- the Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is headed to President Biden's desk! Big news, John -- the Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is headed to President Biden's desk! After months of negotiations between a group of senato…
TC · [email protected]
November 8, 2021 at 8:18 PM

1 seat stands between McConnell and Senate control

This is how we can stop him from succeeding, John: At the beginning of the year, I asked you to contribute to the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee to jump-start early investments and prepare to hold the Senate in 2022. John, we’re less than two months out from 2022. We need to significan…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
November 5, 2021 at 1:26 PM

re: the filibuster

I did not come this this decision lightly, and I want you to hear about it directly from me, John.   “No barrier -- not even the filibuster -- should stop our obligation to our democracy” We are in the midst of an all-out assault from Republicans on voting rights, John.  This year alone, 19 stat…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
October 31, 2021 at 9:29 PM

Do you care about climate action, John?

How about protecting voting rights or the USPS? Today is deadline day, John. If you care about preserving the USPS and its standard of services, chip in $25 before the end of the day. If you care about protecting voting rights from nationwide Republican attacks, chip in $25 before the end of the…
Team Coons · [email protected]
October 31, 2021 at 7:01 PM

Halloween isn't the only thing happening

Chris Coons John -- It's Halloween, and we don't want to keep you from trick-or-treating, but we needed to check in one more time before tonight's end-of-month fundraising deadline. We just ran the numbers, and we need a few more folks to chip in to reach our goal before midnight. W…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
October 30, 2021 at 5:02 PM

Senator Michael Bennet gets to work and gets things done

Chris Coons Dear John, One of my favorite people to work alongside in the Senate every day is Senator Michael Bennet. So, in a minute I'm going to ask you to split a donation between his campaign and ours to keep the Senate blue, but first let me tell you why it's so important. Sena…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
October 29, 2021 at 2:21 PM

There’s an election in VA next week!

Only a few days left to help Terry McAuliffe win big in Virginia. We’ve talked a lot about the stakes for 2022 and the importance of defending our Senate Majority, John, but there are other important elections happening next week that we can’t afford to overlook. Virginia is holding its election…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
October 27, 2021 at 10:01 PM

I'm wholeheartedly asking for you to help me support my dear friend Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester

Chris Coons Dear John, My dear friend, Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester, made history when she was sworn in as Delaware's Congresswoman in 2017. She officially became the first woman and first person of color to serve in Congress for our state, and she has been making Delawareans p…
Team Coons · [email protected]
October 25, 2021 at 9:03 PM

We need a Civilian Climate Corps

Chris Coons Dear John, Legislation to create a Civilian Climate Corps (CCC) is gaining momentum! President Biden continues to showcase his support for establishing a CCC, and considers this legislation a critical component of his Build Back Better Agenda. Chris and his fellow CCC co…
TC · [email protected]
October 25, 2021 at 8:44 PM

The worst thing about Washington, D.C.?

It's not a state! John, I attended an event with my colleague, D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, where we spoke about our efforts to grant Washington, D.C. long overdue statehood. Eleanor and I are far from alone in this fight. The majority of Americans support D.C. statehood and …
Chris Coons · [email protected]
October 20, 2021 at 6:31 PM

It's Vice President Kamala Harris' birthday!

Chris Coons Dear John, One of the more meaningful experiences of my life as both a father and public servant was attending the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. I remember thinking at the time how powerful it was to attend that historical moment. …
TC · [email protected]
October 18, 2021 at 8:31 PM

re: Wednesday

We’ve reached a critical moment for voting rights. John, the Senate will bring up a major piece of voting rights and election reforms legislation for a vote. This vote couldn’t come at a more critical moment — with hundreds of voter suppression bills sweeping the country, this is our best chance…
Team Coons · [email protected]
October 15, 2021 at 5:01 PM

This legislation will give people a second chance

Chris Coons This is big news, John: Last month, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance Chris' bipartisan legislation to reform criminal drug sentencing. The Kenneth P. Thompson Begin Again Act would give first time drug offenders -- no matter their age -- a second chance at …
News Alert (via ChrisCoons.com) · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Chris' work to strengthen HBCUs, protect our environment, expand affordable housing, and more

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TC · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 3:31 PM

I made you a Spotify playlist, John

to celebrate the return of live music You may not know this but I’m a big music fan, John – I even worked as a concert promoter when I was an undergrad at Ohio State. It inspires me and I know I’m not alone in this. Music – especially live music – holds a special place for me and so many others.…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
October 6, 2021 at 5:00 PM

Investing in our HBCUs is critical for advancing equity and justice

Chris Coons Dear John, As one of Delaware's senators, I've gotten to see up close the remarkable services that Delaware State University provides to its students, faculty, and community. I know that other Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) across the country share t…
TC · [email protected]
October 1, 2021 at 12:50 AM

Overwhelmed?

There’s something you can do. >> Are you worried about the GOP’s nationwide efforts to make it harder to vote and participate in our democracy? Are you concerned about the climate crisis and the increasing frequency of extreme weather events all over the country? Are you frustrated by grid…
Chris Coons for Delaware · [email protected]
September 30, 2021 at 4:02 PM

We promise this email is short

Chris Coons We're guessing your inbox is full of lots of other emails right now, so we'll make this brief: we're reaching out one last time to ask for your support before tonight's FEC end-of-quarter fundraising deadline. John, We're guessing your inbox is full of lots of other emails…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
September 28, 2021 at 5:03 PM

We can't defend reproductive rights if we lose the Senate

Chris Coons Dear John, Today I'm reaching out to ask for you to help my dear friend Senator Patty Murray of Washington state. Patty is up for re-election next year -- and it's absolutely critical that she has the resources needed to win. From defending reproductive rights, to tackli…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
September 27, 2021 at 10:16 PM

electric school buses 🚍⚡️🔌

This is just plain common sense >> Reducing pollution isn’t a Democrat or Republican issue. It’s about the health of our children and it’s just plain common sense. And the majority of Americans agree with that sentiment. That’s why I’m fighting for powerful investments in our country’s inf…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
September 25, 2021 at 4:00 PM

This could determine the Senate majority

Chris Coons Dear John, I'm reaching out today to ask you for your help on behalf of my friend, Senator Catherine Cortez Masto. Catherine is a dedicated senator serving the people of Nevada, and I've seen up close how hard she fights for all working families across our country. Senat…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
September 23, 2021 at 7:01 PM

It's time to mobilize the next generation of conservation and resilience workers

Chris Coons Dear John, As the senator from our nation's lowest-lying state, I understand the existential threat that climate change poses. I also believe, like President Biden, that climate change creates an opportunity: a chance for us to create new, good-paying jobs. That's just w…
TC · [email protected]
September 21, 2021 at 6:29 PM

What do zebras and D.C. statehood have in common?

The answer: more than you might think. John, my friend and colleague, D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, was accused of setting several zebras free in a D.C. suburb because of her belief in “the consent of the governed” and ensuring the will of the American people is represented in our government …
Team Coons · [email protected]
September 21, 2021 at 6:02 PM

Years ago AmeriCorps changed Chris' life, today he's wishing this program a happy birthday!

Chris Coons ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌…
Team Coons · [email protected]
September 17, 2021 at 4:01 PM

Chris knows time is running out

Chris Coons The climate crisis is here, John. In recent weeks, Hurricane Ida raged in Louisiana and her aftermath wreaked havoc up and down the East Coast, including in Wilmington. Wildfires are still blazing on the West Coast, and all across the country the temperatures are unpredic…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
September 14, 2021 at 9:01 PM

My friend Senator Maggie Hassan needs our help

Chris Coons Dear John, In a minute I am going to ask you to split a donation between my campaign and New Hampshire Senator Maggie Hassan's campaign, but first I hope you'll let me explain why. Senator Maggie Hassan and I both know that delivering results is the most important part o…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
September 8, 2021 at 8:54 PM

Labor Day

Democrats and the Biden Administration are committed to putting working families first. I hope you had a restful Labor Day weekend, John. On Monday, we celebrated the unions and workers that have tirelessly fought for better wages, better hours, better retirement, and better working conditions. …
Chris Coons · [email protected]
September 6, 2021 at 1:01 PM

We stand on the shoulders of the workers and unions who sacrificed so much for us

Chris Coons Dear John, Many of us take for granted the rights we've gained through the labor movement. The weekend, Social Security, workplace protections -- all of these seem normal to many of us. But the truth is, it wasn't always this way. Until the 19th century, there were few -…
News Alert (via ChrisCoons.com) · [email protected]
September 2, 2021 at 6:00 PM

📰 Infrastructure, Climate Change, Economic Recovery

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Tom Carper · [email protected]
August 31, 2021 at 4:42 PM

When first is the worst:

Your engagement is critical to addressing the climate crisis. The New York Times:  “​​July was Earth’s hottest month on record” In case you missed it, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released data showing that July was the world’s hottest month ever recorded. When I wa…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
August 25, 2021 at 10:10 PM

Senator Warnock's opponent

Chris Coons BREAKING: "Former NFL player Herschel Walker, supported by Trump, jumps into the Georgia Senate race" -- The Washington Post. Senator Raphael Warnock needs our help, John. BREAKING: "Former NFL player Herschel Walker, supported by Trump, jumps into the Georgia Senate race"…
TC · [email protected]
August 25, 2021 at 3:54 PM

about the Postal Service

DeJoy is moving forward with a controversial plan. In the past year, one issue I’ve heard the most complaints about from Delawareans is mail delays. At the center of it all is current Postmaster General and Trump mega-donor, Louis DeJoy. The USPS service issues began in summer 2020 when DeJoy in…
TC · [email protected]
August 11, 2021 at 11:23 PM

This is a big deal:

re: the infrastructure bill This is a big deal: The Senate passed a massive, historic, bipartisan infrastructure plan, the first phase of President Biden’s American Jobs Plan. This would be one of the most substantial investments in our roads, bridges, and electrical grid in years and it would b…
Team Coons · [email protected]
August 9, 2021 at 7:00 PM

Add your name next to Chris' to recommit to combating the opioid crisis

Chris Coons Dear John, Last year, the opioid epidemic took a devastating toll on our country. The number of drug overdoses soared to 93,000 Americans -- a tragically high new record. Dear John, Last year, the opioid epidemic took a devastating toll on our country. The number of drug …
Chris Coons for Senate · [email protected]
July 31, 2021 at 5:15 PM

Senator Mark Kelly is up for re-election

Chris Coons After months of a partisan "audit" attempting to delegitimize the 2020 presidential election, the Republican Party in Arizona continues to get more extreme, and Senator Mark Kelly will need our help to go up against their dark-money machine next year. John -- After months…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
July 30, 2021 at 9:00 PM

56 years of Medicare and Medicaid

Chris Coons 56 years ago today, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Social Security Act Amendments into law which established Medicare and Medicaid. Dear John, 56 years ago today, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Social Security Act Amendments into law which established Medi…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
July 30, 2021 at 2:51 PM

Nevada >>

I need to talk to you about my friend Catherine. I want to take a moment to talk about the Senate race in Nevada, John. My friend and colleague, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto is up for re-election and back in 2016, her race came down to just two points. We can expect it to be just as competitive t…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
July 28, 2021 at 9:05 PM

Bold legislation to create economic opportunity

Chris Coons I've spoken with folks from across Delaware, and it's clear that people had been struggling to make ends meet long before the COVID-19 pandemic began. Dear John, I've spoken with folks from across Delaware, and it's clear that people had been struggling to make ends meet l…