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TC · [email protected]
April 15, 2021 at 2:21 PM

Stop Asian Hate

  Throughout the past year there has been a rise in attacks against Asian Americans. Just last month, six Asian women were killed in Atlanta, Georgia in a senseless act of violence that may have been racially motivated.  Let me be very clear: Hate is not welcome here. Our country is strong beca…
TC · [email protected]
April 14, 2021 at 5:15 PM

D.C. Statehood vote next week

more than a license plate slogan   I have an important update: Markup for my bill to make Washington, D.C. our country’s 51st state is happening today and the House is scheduled to bring it up for a vote next week. We need to gather 10,000 grassroots signatures in support of D.C. statehood befo…
Team Coons · [email protected]
April 14, 2021 at 2:04 PM

POLITICO: "Trump's secret sit-down with Ohio candidates turns into 'Hunger Games'"

Chris CoonsThe Ohio Republican Senate primary is quickly shaping up to be a loyalty test to President Trump. The Republican candidates in the race are running as far to the right as they can in order to earn the "Trump's secret sit-down with Ohio candidates turns into 'Hunger Games'" "The …
News Alert (via ChrisCoons.com) · [email protected]
April 12, 2021 at 9:39 PM

Infrastructure, manufacturing, and more

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Tom Carper · [email protected]
April 9, 2021 at 5:53 PM

Mail delays

re: the USPS   “New USPS plan will include longer mail delivery times, cuts to post office hours” - WDEL News Recently, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy -- a political ally and mega-donor to former President Trump -- released his 10-year plan for the Postal Service, and I have to tell you, it’s d…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
April 8, 2021 at 10:38 PM

RE: Infrastructure

This is a big deal >>   This is a big deal: Last week, President Biden announced his American Jobs Plan, which would make historic investments to improve our country’s infrastructure, build back our economy, and combat the climate crisis. The Biden Administration is focused on creating a …
Chris Coons · [email protected]
April 7, 2021 at 10:03 PM

Our global community

Chris CoonsDear John, Today, on World Health Day, I am thinking about the impact that deadly diseases -- from COVID-19 to Ebola -- have on our global community. As more and more Americans receiv Dear John, Today, on World Health Day, I am thinking about the impact that deadly diseases -- from …
Team Coons · [email protected]
April 3, 2021 at 7:02 PM

We need to keep fighting back against the Trump agenda at the USPS

Chris Coons"USPS chief DeJoy cuts post office hours, lengthens delivery times in new 10-year plan" "USPS chief DeJoy cuts post office hours, lengthens delivery times in new 10-year plan" Join Chris in calling on the Senate to take action to remove Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and save th…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
March 31, 2021 at 9:04 PM

It's been a busy month:

Chris CoonsIn a minute I am going to ask you to make a contribution to our campaign before tonight's end-of-quarter deadline, but first I wanted to let you know what my colleagues and I have been working on this Dear John, In a minute I am going to ask you to make a contribution to our campaig…
TC · [email protected]
March 30, 2021 at 8:06 PM

“Science is back”

Leadership makes all the difference.   “New EPA administrator: ‘Science is back’” - The Washington Post Great news: Earlier this month, Michael Regan was sworn in as the new Environmental Protection Agency administrator, making him the first Black man to ever head the agency. Already, the EPA h…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
March 29, 2021 at 10:04 PM

Senator Alex Padilla and I need your help to protect the majority

Chris CoonsAlex brings a critical voice to the Senate, and we need to make sure he's elected to a full Senate term next year. Dear John, Since he was appointed to fill Vice President Harris' Senate seat, Senator Alex Padilla has hit the ground running in Washington. As the proud son of immigra…
Team Coons · [email protected]
March 27, 2021 at 9:03 PM

If we don't fill this open seat with a Democrat, the GOP will with a far-right Republican

Chris CoonsNorth Carolina was the narrowest Democratic loss in both the Presidential and Senate races in the last election cycle -- Democrats were less than two points away from winning in 2020. Now, in 2022, we Dear John, North Carolina was the narrowest Democratic loss in both the Presidenti…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
March 25, 2021 at 8:37 PM

A tragic routine

We can and we must do better.   Earlier this month, a gunman took the lives of eight people in Atlanta, Georgia. Less than a week later, another gunman took the lives of 10 people in Boulder, Colorado. There is no doubt that there is a gun violence epidemic in our country because these types of…
Team Coons · [email protected]
March 24, 2021 at 6:38 PM

Join Chris in the fight to stop gun violence

Chris CoonsJohn, As our country has begun the process of reopening and the return to "normal" life, the uniquely American tragedy of mass shootings has also returned. In the span of one week, ei John, As our country has begun the process of reopening and the return to "normal" life, the unique…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
March 23, 2021 at 2:42 PM

Do you know what today is?

How to celebrate this major milestone >> This is a big milestone -- today is the 11th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act! There’s no better way to celebrate than by signing up for a plan or sending a friend information on signing up before the special open enrollment period ends on May …
Tom Carper · [email protected]
March 22, 2021 at 2:48 PM

Biden supports D.C. statehood. Do you?

show your support for our efforts in Congress >>   Quickly -- I have a couple of important updates re: D.C. statehood: The House Oversight Committee hearing considering my bill to grant D.C. statehood was postponed, and now, it’s happening TODAY. President Biden came out in support of D…
News Alert (via ChrisCoons.com) · [email protected]
March 18, 2021 at 4:05 PM

Did you see what Chris has been working on this month?

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Chris Coons · [email protected]
March 11, 2021 at 9:04 PM

We meet this one year anniversary finally being able to see the light at the end of the tunnel

Chris CoonsIt's been one year since the deadly COVID-19 virus shut down much of our nation, and what a devastating year it has been. We've lost family, friends, and other loved ones to the virus -- more than 525 Dear John, It's been one year since the deadly COVID-19 virus shut down much of ou…
TC · [email protected]
March 11, 2021 at 5:52 PM

FWD: D.C. Statehood

Happening TODAY >> I want to quickly follow up on this -- the House Oversight Committee’s hearing on my bill to make D.C. our country’s 51st state is TODAY. This is a critical turning point on the road to give Washingtonians full voting representation in our government and honor our countr…
Tom Carper · [email protected]delaware.com
March 10, 2021 at 9:47 PM

A major win for the American people >>

COVID-19 relief is on the way.   I have great news: The House just passed the next COVID-19 relief package. Now, the American Rescue Plan is on its way to President Joe Biden’s desk, and we can start delivering this urgently needed aid to Americans and communities across the country. This is Pr…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
February 26, 2021 at 8:05 PM

McConnell needs *one seat* >>

We need to start early.   It will all come down to this in 2022: Republicans only need ONE SEAT to retake the Senate Majority. And historically, the opposition party fares better in the midterms than the party that holds the White House. This time around, that means the GOP is in a strong positi…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
February 26, 2021 at 4:06 PM

Need your help to keep Nevada and the Senate blue

Chris CoonsSenator Catherine Cortez Masto is facing a tough re-election bid. When Catherine was first elected, she won by just two points -- and we all saw during the presidential election what a purple state Ne Dear John, Democrats have the slimmest of majorities in the Senate right now, and …
Team Coons · [email protected]
February 20, 2021 at 10:03 PM

SIGN ON to show your support for Biden's American Rescue Plan >>

Chris CoonsDear John, President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris recently unveiled their American Rescue Plan, a stimulus package to get our economy back on track. The plan would fund vacc Dear John, President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris recently unveiled their American Rescue…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
February 18, 2021 at 12:04 AM

OFFICIAL SURVEY:

What do you want to see President Biden get done in office?   OFFICIAL BIDEN PRIORITIES SURVEY:  What do you want to see President Biden get done in office?  Click here to take the survey >> After four extremely difficult years, it’s time to close the chapter of former President Trump’s pr…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
February 17, 2021 at 5:05 PM

An update on the Cabinet confirmation process:

Chris CoonsDear John, The Senate has confirmed seven members of President Biden's cabinet so far, and already history has been made. Secretary Lloyd Austin is the first Black Secretary of Defens Dear John, The Senate has confirmed seven members of President Biden's cabinet so far, and already …
Team Coons · [email protected]
February 16, 2021 at 12:03 AM

Sign our card to wish President Biden a Happy President's Day >>

Chris CoonsHappy President's Day, John! This year we're celebrating the fact that we have a president we can be proud of again. President Biden has been in office for less than a month, but alre Happy President's Day, John!This year we're celebrating the fact that we have a president we can be…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
February 15, 2021 at 3:00 PM

President's Day

  John, Today is President’s Day — a day to honor the leaders who have led and served our nation throughout the years. Also known as George Washington’s birthday, this day is dedicated to celebrating all of our Commander-in-Chiefs.   This year, I am thrilled to include my longtime colleague and …
Tom Carper · [email protected]
February 12, 2021 at 4:24 PM

*NEW* health care open enrollment period!

Help spread the word >>   CNN: “Biden signs executive order to reopen Affordable Care Act enrollment” Open enrollment for health care begins in just a few days, lasting from February 15th through May 15th. If you haven’t already, please visit healthcare.gov or choosehealthde.com today to e…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
February 9, 2021 at 11:40 PM

I take this duty seriously

Chris CoonsDear John, Last month a bipartisan majority in the House voted to impeach President Trump under the article of incitement of insurrection. Today, his trial began in the Senate. Dear John, Last month a bipartisan majority in the House voted to impeach President Trump under the articl…
TC · [email protected]
February 8, 2021 at 9:32 PM

following up [DC statehood]

about D.C. statehood   February is Black History Month, a time to remember and reflect on the contributions and sacrifices made by Black Americans that have shaped our country and strengthened our fight to build a more perfect union. But we can’t stop there. We must honor those Black Americans a…
News Alert (via ChrisCoons.com) · [email protected]
February 5, 2021 at 10:06 PM

Funding our schools, investing in equitable economy recovery, and more

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Tom Carper · [email protected]
February 5, 2021 at 1:45 AM

I’m excited to assume this new role >>

and tackle one of the greatest issues facing our country head on   Delaware News Journal: “As incoming environmental chair, Sen. Tom Carper lays out his agenda” READ THE ARTICLE >> Because of Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff’s victories in their runoff elections in Georgia, Democrats ha…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
February 4, 2021 at 3:39 PM

This Black History Month

Chris CoonsDear John, February is Black History Month, and traditionally, this has been a time to celebrate the great achievements of Black Americans such as Martin Luther King Jr., Maya Angelou Dear John, February is Black History Month, and traditionally, this has been a time to celebrate th…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
February 3, 2021 at 11:41 PM

re: The next head of the EPA

As the Chairman of the Senate Environment Committee, I’m ready to get to work addressing climate change.   John, Mike Regan, President Joe Biden’s nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency, appeared before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works for his nomination hearing. …
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 31, 2021 at 8:06 PM

Senator Warnock's victory took years of grassroots organizing

Chris CoonsRe-electing Senator Warnock is going to take the same planning and organizing efforts, and that's why we need to start investing in his re-election campaign now: Dear John, After his historic win in Georgia, Senator Raphael Warnock was sworn into the Senate earlier this month, and D…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
January 30, 2021 at 10:18 PM

The race for the Senate has already begun

Master TemplateWe're in for a tough fight in 2022, and we're counting on your grassroots support every step of the way.     John: Congratulations are in order for my friend and colleague, Michigan Sen. Gary Peters -- the new Chair of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee.…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 30, 2021 at 3:05 PM

Our new Democratic senate majority is on the line next year

Chris CoonsSenator Mark Kelly won his seat in a special election, so he's already up for re-election in Arizona, a crucial swing-state, next year. Dear John, I am thrilled to be serving alongside my newly elected colleague, Senator Mark Kelly of Arizona, and the Democratic senate majority that…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 27, 2021 at 10:39 PM

Sign the petition to demand the reversal of Trump's dangerous nuclear policies

Chris CoonsDear John, Council for a Livable World (CLW) promotes policies to reduce, and eventually eliminate, nuclear threats and minimize the risk of war. Along with its sister organization, t Dear John, Council for a Livable World (CLW) promotes policies to reduce, and eventually eliminate,…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
January 27, 2021 at 7:53 PM

The 51st state

Master TemplateThis is an issue of fairness.     John, I’m proud to reintroduce legislation -- which I’ve been fighting for since 2013 -- that would make Washington, D.C. our country’s 51st state. Do you think D.C. should be the 51st state of the United States? YES >>      …
Team Carper · [email protected]
January 23, 2021 at 6:47 PM

Tom's favorite day of the year

Master TemplatePhotos of young Tom inside! >>     John -- today is Tom’s birthday! SIGN TOM’S BIRTHDAY CARD >> If you know Tom, you know he loves birthdays. Nearly every day, he calls at least one friend or constituent to wish them a happy birthday and make them la…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 22, 2021 at 8:03 PM

SIGN ON to protect Roe v. Wade

Chris CoonsAs we celebrate the 48th anniversary of Roe v. Wade today, I am thinking about another important case that helped set the precedent for that critical decision: Griswold v. Connecticut. Dear John, As we celebrate the 48th anniversary of Roe v. Wade today, I am thinking about another …
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 20, 2021 at 8:39 PM

It was the honor of my lifetime to watch the inauguration today

Chris CoonsDear John, Earlier today, Joe Biden officially became the 46th President of the United States. I'm so proud to serve Delaware in the United States Senate in the very same seat that Jo Dear John, Earlier today, Joe Biden officially became the 46th President of the United States. I'm …
Chris Coons for Delaware · [email protected]
January 20, 2021 at 12:19 AM

Will you sign our card for Joe and Kamala before tomorrow?

Chris CoonsDear John, Tomorrow is the day we've all been waiting for: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' inauguration day! We can't wait to watch Joe Biden be sworn in as our nation's 46th president a Dear John, Tomorrow is the day we've all been waiting for: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' inauguratio…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
January 19, 2021 at 9:28 PM

How to watch the inauguration:

Master TemplateThis is a moment for celebration and healing.     John —  tomorrow, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will be sworn in as the next President and Vice President of the United States! This is an important moment for our country — one for celebration and for healing. This…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 17, 2021 at 8:03 PM

One of the best ways to honor Dr. King is through service

Chris CoonsMonday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and as we approach this consequential day of remembrance I am thinking about the connection between the Civil Rights Movement that Dr. King helped lead and today' Dear John, Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and as we approach this consequen…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 8, 2021 at 2:02 AM

Yesterday's events were unprecedented

Chris CoonsI never thought I would see this in our nation -- the President of the United States emboldening rioters and allies in Congress to seek to overturn a free and fair election. Dear John, I never thought I would see this in our nation -- the President of the United States emboldening r…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
January 4, 2021 at 9:38 PM

Humbly asking for your help in Georgia

Master Template     The Washington Post: “Trump pressures Georgia secretary of state to recalculate the vote in his favor” “All I want to do is this. I just want to find 11,780 votes” “Fellas, I need 11,000 votes. Give me a break.” “There’s nothing wrong with saying, you know…
Chris Coons · [email protected]
January 3, 2021 at 11:04 PM

The honor of my lifetime

Chris CoonsDear John, Today I was sworn in to serve another term as your Senator. This wouldn't have been possible without your continued support, and I'm so grateful for the trust you've pu Dear John, Today I was sworn in to serve another term as your Senator. This wouldn't have been possible…
Tom Carper · [email protected]
December 31, 2020 at 3:46 PM

I want to personally thank you

Master Templatefor all you did this year     John, I want to start by thanking you for everything you did this year to put our country on a path toward rebuilding. Whether you donated your time, energy, or financial support, you made a real and meaningful difference. It’s been …
Chris Coons · [email protected]
December 31, 2020 at 3:06 PM

Why the Georgia Senate Runoffs are so important:

Chris CoonsDear John, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are ready to get to work on day one to expand health care, pass economic relief, reform the justice system, Dear John, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are ready to get to wor…