Tom Carper

Joe Biden’s Agenda Splintered by Senate Democrats over Filibuster, Gun Control, Minimum Wage Hike

President Joe Biden’s progressive agenda is facing opposition from his own party beyond Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), who with other Senate Democrats, is not falling in line with a range of priorities the administration has established. This includes gun legislation, the $15 minimum wage, and changing the filibuster to pass legislation that would minimize legal immigration, voter ID laws, and the free-market.

Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks about reopening the country during a discussion in Yeadon, PA, on June 17, 2020. (Photo by JIM WATSON / AFP) (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images)

Homeland Security Committee Senators Tour War-Torn Texas Border Region

A bipartisan delegation of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC) was at Anzalduras Park on the Rio Grande border on Saturday. Breitbart Texas was there when Chairman Ron Johnson (R-WI), ranking member Tom Carper (D-DE), and committee member Ben Sasse (R-NE), finished their Rio Grande tour of the war-torn region near Reynosa and Matamoros.

Senate Tour

Top Senate Democrat: Jonathan Gruber is a 'Very Smart' Person

As Democrats race to distance themselves from disgraced Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber and his disparaging remarks about “the stupidity of the American voter,” a 2013 Senate hearing transcript reveals top Democrat Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE) lauded Gruber as a “very smart”

Top Senate Democrat: Jonathan Gruber is a 'Very Smart' Person

Dem Senator: Lets Not 'Walk Ourselves Into Recession'

A Delaware Democrat Sen. Tom Carper said on CNN this morning lets not “walk ourselves into recession” and that President Obama needs to keep “hitting singles” in economic recovery steps, but wait for the “home run” until after the election.

Dem Senator: Lets Not 'Walk Ourselves Into Recession'