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us: Carper, Thomas R., 1947-


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Thomas Richard
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19470123
    • Birth Place

        Beckley, W. Va.
    • Associated Locale

        Dover, Del.
    • Associated Locale

        Washington, D.C.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        English
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Ohio State University
    • Organization

        Ohio State University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: University of Delaware
    • Organization

        University of Delaware
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United States. Navy
    • Organization

        United States. Navy
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United States. Naval Reserve
    • Organization

        United States. Naval Reserve
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United States. Congress. House
    • Organization

        United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Organization

        United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Democratic Party (U.S.)
    • Organization

        Democratic Party (U.S.)
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  • Sources

    • found: U.S. Cong. Senate. Comm. on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Nominations of Thomas R. Carper and Celeste Pinto McLain to be members of the Board of Directors of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak), 1995: t.p. (Thomas R. Carper) p. 9 (b. Jan. 23, 1947)
    • found: WW in America, 1994: v. 1, p. 555 (Carper, Thomas Richard; gov. of Delaware, 1993- )
    • found: News Journal (Wilmington, Del.), Jan. 4, 2001: p. B1 (Gov. Carper sworn in as member of U.S. Senate on Wed., Jan. 3, 2001; his resignation as Del. gov. effective Wed., Jan. 3, 2001 at noon)
    • found: Biog. dir. of the United States Congress, accessed Apr. 17, 2012 (Carper, Thomas Richard, Senator and Representative from Delaware; b. Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va., Jan. 23, 1947; attended public schools; graduated, Whetstone High School, Columbus, Ohio 1964; B.A., Ohio State University, Columbus 1968; University of Delaware, Newark, M.B.A. 1975; served in the U.S. Navy 1968-1973; Naval Reserve, commander, 1973-1991; Delaware State treasurer 1976-1983; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-eighth and to the four succeeding Congresses (Jan. 3, 1983-Jan. 3, 1993); governor of Delaware 1993-2001; chairman of the National Governors Asso. 1998-1999; elected to the U.S. Senate in 2000 for term commencing Jan. 3, 2001; reelected in 2006 for the term ending Jan. 3, 2013)
  • Change Notes

    • 1995-02-13: new
    • 2013-08-15: revised
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