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Husband, father, proud @USNavy veteran and former governor. U.S. Senator for Delaware and ranking member @EPWDems

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while two governments are hard at work advancing the cars of the future the trump administration is stuck in r
While two governments are hard at work advancing the cars of the future, the Trump Administration is stuck in reverse.
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every day our firefighters choose to run toward danger risking their lives to protect their neighbors and fell
Every day, our firefighters choose to run toward danger, risking their lives to protect their neighbors and fellow citizens. These heroes are first to arrive at the scene, willingly facing difficult and dangerous environments to tame blazes, save lives, and protect property.
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when our firefighters fall ill due to smoke inhalation and other hazards faced on the job we have a responsibi
When our firefighters fall ill due to smoke inhalation and other hazards faced on the job, we have a responsibility to make sure they get the support they need. That's why, I’m proud to reintroduce a bipartisan bill with @SenatorCollins to do just that.
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today i sat down with delaware students justin akhil and noah to congratulate them on a tremendous achievement
Today, I sat down with Delaware students, Justin, Akhil and Noah, to congratulate them on a tremendous achievement: being named 2019 Presidential Scholars.

Keep making the First State proud with your hard work and dedication to excellence – both in and out of the classroom!
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new the threats posed by cyber attacks continue to grow and evolve every day senatorrobportman and i teamed up
NEW: The threats posed by cyber-attacks continue to grow and evolve every day. @SenatorRobPortman and I teamed up to examine how federal agencies are doing when it comes to protecting Americans’ personal information. Read our bipartisan report here:
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agencies that operate ethically and in the public interest do not need to hide operations or the pursuit of ch
Agencies that operate ethically and in the public interest do not need to hide operations – or the pursuit of Chick-fil-A business opportunities for the Pruitt family, for example – from the public view
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the affordable clean energy rule promotes neither affordable nor clean energy its nothing more than an attempt
The “Affordable Clean Energy” rule promotes neither affordable nor clean energy. It’s nothing more than an attempt to scam Americans into believing @EPA is actually doing something on climate change.

You can put lipstick on a pig, but it’s still a pig.
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thank you to the members of the de vfw amp auxiliary for inviting me to speak at your annual convention today
Thank you to the members of the DE VFW & Auxiliary for inviting me to speak at your annual convention today. I’m proud of the work we’ve done & continue to do for our vets, including protecting and expanding the #GIBill, which celebrates its 75th anniversary tomorrow! #GIBill7575
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theres no time to waste tells us that parts of delawares coast are experiencing sea level rise at twice the gl
There’s no time to waste. @DESeaGrant tells us that parts of Delaware’s coast are experiencing sea level rise at twice the global average. Every day without bolder climate action further imperils our coastal way of life.
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their value and worth are beyond measure each student has a different story different journey and different ab
“Their value and worth are beyond measure. Each student has a different story, different journey, and different abilities." Wise words from Dana Bowe, Delaware's Teacher of the Year.

On behalf of the First State, thank you Dana for inspiring the next generation!

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just delivered to jack a former marine in georgetown he says he s grateful for the program s great meals and c
Just delivered #MealsOnWheels to Jack, a former Marine in Georgetown. He says he's grateful for the program's great meals and companionship
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breaking these patient groups are taking a stand against urging congress to and continue bipartisan efforts
BREAKING: These patient groups are taking a stand against #GrahamCassidy, urging Congress to #ProtectOurCare and continue bipartisan efforts
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this shutdown could have easily been avoided two days ago the entire senate 100 democrats and republicans vote
This shutdown could have easily been avoided. Two days ago, the entire Senate — 100 Democrats and Republicans — voted to fund the government at the exact same levels President Trump agreed to last year. But, once again, refused to take yes for an answer.
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make no mistake brett kavanaugh is the next scott pruitt except hell have the power of our nations highest cou
Make no mistake: Brett Kavanaugh is the next Scott Pruitt, except he’ll have the power of our nation’s highest court behind him. Read my op-ed in on : #WhatsAtStake
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i urge president elect trump to take the advice of the office of government ethics and divest his business hol
I urge President-elect Trump to take the advice of the Office of Government Ethics and divest his business holdings
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to 2009 when donald trump urged president obama to lead the world by example amp will president trump heed his
#TBT to 2009 when Donald Trump urged President Obama to lead the world by example & #ActOnClimate. Will President Trump heed his own advice?
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i have an idea for my colleagues struggling with the facts on grahamcassidy don t vote on a bill with no cbo s
I have an idea for my colleagues struggling with the facts on #GrahamCassidy: don't vote on a bill with no CBO score
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in the halls of the wise words from president roosevelt as we on the nomination of scott pruitt
In the halls of the , wise words from President Roosevelt as we on the no#holdthefloormination of Scott Pruitt
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today i led in demanding documents from brett kavanaughs time in the white house pertaining to his environment
Today I led in demanding documents from Brett Kavanaugh’s time in the White House pertaining to his environmental record. We can’t possibly carry out our constitutional duty to provide advice and consent on this nominee#SCOTUS without a full picture of #WhatsAtStake
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to set the record straight i m leaning no on the cr i want a comprehensive deal i m really frustrated by what
To set the record straight, I'm leaning NO on the CR. I want a comprehensive deal. I'm really frustrated by what's coming out of the White House – in part the behavior of the president, but also just the unwillingness to negotiate in good faith.
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