Senator Tom Carper (D)

Tom Carper
Delaware
Phone: 202-224-2441
2015 Score
Lifetime Score
84%
81%

Voting Record

Pro-environment vote
Anti-environment vote
Missed vote
Not Applicable
Year
Roll CallVote Name
Issues
Vote
2015295Gutting Clean Water ProtectionsWater 
2015238Climate Change Science EducationClimate Change 
2015193Fast Track of Trade AgreementsOther 
2015115Responding to the Threat of Climate ChangeClimate Change 
2015106Selling Off America's Public LandsLands/Forests 
201568Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline (KXL) Veto OverrideDirty Energy 
201549Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline (KXL)Dirty Energy 
201544Renewable Electricity Standard (RES)Clean Energy 
201543Land & Water Conservation Fund (LWCF)Lands/Forests 
201540Clean Energy Tax CreditsClean Energy 
201537National MonumentsLands/Forests 
201535Prairie-Chicken ProtectionsWildlife 
201534Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) ExportsDirty Energy 
201520International Climate ActionClimate Change 
201519Forcing Tar Sands Polluters to Pay for SpillsDirty Energy 
201517Prioritizing Drilling on Public LandsLands/Forests 
201512Climate Change ScienceClimate Change 
2014280Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline (KXL)Climate Change, Dirty Energy 
2014157Clean Energy Tax CreditsClean Energy 
201478Undermining Flood Insurance ReformClimate Change 
2013180McCarthy Confirmation (EPA)Air, Water 
2013151Border FenceLands/Forests, Water, Wildlife 
2013145Advancing Conservation in the Farm BillWater, Lands/Forests, Wildlife 
2013119Clean Water ProtectionsWater 
2013116National Endowment for the OceansOceans 
201394Jewell Confirmation (DOI)Lands/Forests, Wildlife 
201376Climate Change SafeguardsClimate Change 
201361Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline (KXL)Climate Change, Dirty Energy, Water 
201359Pricing Carbon PollutionClimate Change 
201346Big Oil BudgetOther 
201341Military Investments in Advanced BiofuelsClean Energy, Dirty Energy 
20134Disaster Relief for Hurricane SandyLands/Forests, Wildlife, Climate Change, Other 
2012206Military Investments in Alternative FuelsClean Energy 
2012155Conservation ComplianceLands/Forests, Water 
2012148Conservation on Private FarmlandsLands/Forests, Water 
2012106Genetically Engineered SalmonWildlife, Oceans, Other 
201263Oil Subsidies & Clean Energy IncentivesDirty Energy, Clean Energy 
201247Environmental Review in Transportation RebuildingOther, Transportation 
201239Clean Energy Tax IncentivesClean Energy 
201238Arctic Refuge & Offshore Drilling & KXLClimate Change, Dirty Energy, Drilling, Lands/Forests, Water, Wildlife 
201234Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline (KXL)Climate Change, Dirty Energy, Water 
201232Gulf Coast Restoration & Land and Water Conservation FundLands/Forests, Oceans, Water 
201228Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2011202Broad Environmental Assault (S. 1720)Air, Dirty Energy, Drilling, Water, Wildlife 
2011196Broad Environmental Assault (S.1786)Air, Climate Change, Other 
2011190Gutting Transportation EnhancementsTransportation 
201190Ending Ethanol SubsidiesDirty Energy 
201187Regulatory RollbacksOther 
201173Offshore Drilling Dirty Energy, Drilling 
201172Oil SubsidiesDirty Energy, Drilling 
201154Global Warming Pollution Climate Change 
201136Sweeping Environmental Funding and Policy AssaultAir, Clean Energy, Climate Change, Water, Wildlife 
2010275Funding Renewable EnergyClean Energy 
2010234Biodiesel Tax CreditDirty Energy, Lands/Forests 
2010187Cutting Oil SubsidiesDrilling, Clean Energy, Dirty Energy 
2010184Dirty Air Act (2x Score)Climate Change, Air 
2010184Dirty Air ActClimate Change, Air 
2010173Lead Paint ProtectionsToxics/Public Right to Know 
2010172Border Fence ConstructionWildlife, Lands/Forests 
2009307National Security and Climate ChangeClimate Change 
2009298Environmental FundingOther 
2009297Land and Water Conservation FundLands/Forests, Water 
2009295Defunding Environmental and Energy StaffClimate Change, Clean Energy 
2009293Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2009292Water ResourcesWater, Oceans, Wildlife 
2009173BudgetOther 
200982Polar Bear Protections and Global WarmingWildlife, Climate Change 
200964Clean Energy RecoveryClean Energy, Transportation 
200919PopulationOther 
20091Public Lands ProtectionLands/Forests, Water, Wildlife 
2008206Oil ShaleDirty Energy, Clean Energy, Lands/Forests 
2008192Clean Energy Tax CreditsClean Energy 
2008187Low-Income Energy AssistanceClean Energy 
2008150Clean Energy Tax CreditsClean Energy 
2008146Energy Prices: Environmental and Consumer ProtectionDrilling, Dirty Energy, Clean Energy 
2008145Global WarmingClimate Change 
2008142Environmental FundingOther 
2008134Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2008123Arctic Refuge and Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2008117Wind InsuranceClimate Change, Lands/Forests, Other 
2008101Public Lands ProtectionLands/Forests, Water, Wildlife 
2007429Eminent DomainLands/Forests, Other 
2007425Energy Legislation: Fuel Efficiency and Clean, Renewable EnergyClean Energy, Transportation 
2007424Farm Bill -- Subsidy CapsLands/Forests 
2007417Farm Bill -- Subsidy ReformLands/Forests 
2007416Energy Legislation: Fuel Efficiency and Clean, Renewable EnergyClean Energy, Transportation, Climate Change 
2007320PopulationOther 
2007226Energy Legislation: Fuel Efficiency and Clean, Renewable EnergyClean Energy, Transportation, Climate Change 
2007225Energy Legislation: Fuel Efficiency and Clean, Renewable EnergyClean Energy, Transportation, Climate Change 
2007219BiofuelsDirty Energy, Lands/Forests 
2007213Liquid CoalDirty Energy, Climate Change 
2007212Virginia Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2007211Undermining Renewable ElectricityDirty Energy, Clean Energy 
2007210Oil RefineriesDirty Energy, Air 
2007166Water Resources -- Global WarmingClimate Change, Water 
2006219Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2006218Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2006209Army Corps of Engineers Projects ReformWater, Other 
2006208Army Corps of Engineers Projects ReformWater, Other 
200674Arctic National Wildlife RefugeDrilling, Lands/Forests, Wildlife, Dirty Energy 
200660Environmental FundingOther 
200634Low-Income Energy AssistanceClean Energy 
2005364Arctic Wildlife RefugeDrilling, Lands/Forests, Wildlife, Dirty Energy 
2005332Oil Company Tax CreditsDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2005303Arctic Wildlife RefugeDrilling, Lands/Forests, Wildlife, Dirty Energy 
2005290Farm Conservation ProgramsLands/Forests 
2005270Heating AssistanceClean Energy 
2005225Mercury EmissionsAir 
2005213Energy Conference ReportDirty Energy, Drilling 
2005170CAFTAOther 
2005164Tongass Logging RoadsLands/Forests, Wildlife 
2005162Human Pesticide TestingToxics/Public Right to Know 
2005157Fuel EconomyClean Energy, Transportation 
2005156Fuel EconomyClean Energy, Transportation 
2005149Global WarmingClimate Change 
2005146Natural Gas FacilitiesDirty Energy 
2005141Renewable EnergyClean Energy 
2005131Brown NominationOther 
2005114Environmental Funding CutsOther 
2005113Stormwater CleanupWater 
200583PopulationOther 
200552Arctic Wildlife RefugeDrilling, Lands/Forests, Wildlife, Dirty Energy 
2004158Myers NominationOther 
2004107Nuclear Waste CleanupDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
200474National Energy PolicyDrilling, Dirty Energy 
200458Environmental FundingOther 
200445Superfund TaxToxics/Public Right to Know 
200438Environmental FundingOther 
2003456National Energy Policy (2x Score)Dirty Energy, Drilling, Air, Water, Lands/Forests 
2003456National Energy PolicyDirty Energy, Drilling, Air, Water, Lands/Forests 
2003428Forest Fire PolicyLands/Forests 
2003426Fire Policy -- NEPA WaiverLands/Forests, Other 
2003420Global WarmingClimate Change 
2003361Privatizing the Park ServiceLands/Forests 
2003359Tongass Judicial ReviewLands/Forests, Other 
2003316Pryor NominationOther 
2003309Fuel EconomyClean Energy, Transportation 
2003267International Family PlanningOther 
2003221Offshore DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2003214Nuclear Power SubsidiesDirty Energy 
2003208Renewable Fuel Liability StandardsToxics/Public Right to Know 
2003190Defense ESA ExemptionsWildlife, Lands/Forests 
200397Superfund Tax ReinstatementToxics/Public Right to Know 
200359Arctic DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy, Lands/Forests, Wildlife 
200323Yazoo Pumps ProjectWater, Other 
200322Devils Lake ProjectWater, Other 
200312New Source ReviewDirty Energy, Air 
2002207Trade and EnvironmentOther 
2002167Yucca MountainToxics/Public Right to Know, Dirty Energy 
200290Fuel EconomyClean Energy, Transportation 
200289Energy EfficiencyClean Energy 
200287Renewable Fuel Liability WaiverToxics/Public Right to Know 
200284Municipal Solid Waste IncinerationDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
200281Dam RelicensingOther, Water, Wildlife 
200271Arctic Drilling (2x Score)Drilling, Dirty Energy, Lands/Forests, Wildlife 
200271Arctic DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy, Lands/Forests, Wildlife 
200255Renewable Energy ResourcesClean Energy 
200250Renewable Energy ResourcesClean Energy 
200248Fuel EconomyClean Energy, Transportation 
200247Fuel EconomyClean Energy, Transportation 
200243Drinking Water ProtectionWater, Dirty Energy 
200242Nuclear Accident LiabilityDirty Energy, Other 
200224Water ConservationWater, Wildlife 
200215Factory FarmsOther, Water 
2001365Regulatory WaiversOther 
2001261Farm Conservation FundingLands/Forests 
2001242Graham NominationOther 
2001232Klamath Endangered SpeciesWater, Wildlife 
2001231Gulf DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
2001229Monuments DrillingDrilling, Dirty Energy 
200151Campaign Finance ReformOther 
20016Norton NominationOther 
1992300Grazing FeesLands/Forests 
1992287Waste Isolation Pilot PlantDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1992256Council on CompetitivenessOther 
1992199Nuclear EnergyDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1992164Nuclear Weapons Testing MoratoriumDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1992142River ProtectionWater, Lands/Forests, Wildlife 
1992140Energy SecurityDirty Energy 
1992134Nuclear SafetyDirty Energy 
1992132Energy EfficiencyClean Energy 
1992--Wetlands Destruction BillWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1992--Population FundingOther 
1992--Global Climate Protection ActClimate Change 
1992--Endangered Species ActWildlife 
1992--Community Right to Know More ActToxics/Public Right to Know 
1992--Arctic National Wildlife RefugeLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1992--Ancient Forest ProtectionLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1991430National Park IntegrityLands/Forests 
1991420California Desert Protection ActLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1991306Tallgrass Prairie National MonumentLands/Forests 
1991194Grazing FeesLands/Forests 
1991148United Nations Population FundOther 
1991141Global ResearchClimate Change 
199187Wild and Scenic RiversLands/Forests, Water, Wildlife 
1991--Wetlands ProtectionWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1991--Utah Wilderness ActLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1991--Turning Off the Toxic TapToxics/Public Right to Know 
1991--Arctic National Wildlife RefugeLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1991--Ancient ForestsLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1990297Organic FoodsToxics/Public Right to Know 
1990197Wild and Scenic RiversLands/Forests, Water 
1990177Saving Salmon by Demanding the User PayWildlife, Water 
1990175Plutonium ProductionDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1990133Consumer Protection for the EnvironmentAir, Transportation, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1989354Wilderness Water RightsWater, Lands/Forests, Wildlife 
1989351Wilderness DesignationLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1989341International Family PlanningOther 
1989334Oil Spill Liability / Liability Standards IIDirty Energy, Drilling 
1989331Oil Spill Liability / Liability Standards IDirty Energy, Drilling 
1989330Oil Spill Liability / States RightsDirty Energy, Drilling 
1989327Oil Spill Liability / State Pre-EmptionDirty Energy, Drilling 
1989164Plutonium ProductionDirty Energy 
1989127Rainforest ProtectionLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1989106Water Cost-SharingWater 
1988--Arctic National Wildlife Refuge IILands/Forests, Wildlife 
1988--Acid RainAir 
1988616Water Projects IIWater 
1988--Arctic National Wildlife Refuge ILands/Forests, Wildlife 
1987474Ocean PollutionOceans, Wildlife 
1987468Endangered Species IIWildlife 
1987467Endangered Species IWildlife 
1987433Clean AirAir 
1987356Water Projects IWater, Wildlife 
1987293Nuclear Power Plant LicensingDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1987275Nuclear Liability IIDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1987274Nuclear Liability IDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1987247TransportationTransportation 
1987204Energy ConservationClean Energy 
1987152Public Land ReformLands/Forests 
198713Clean WaterWater 
1986882Columbia River GorgeLands/Forests, Water 
1986804Pesticide ControlToxics/Public Right to Know 
1986726Nuclear Test BanDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1986714Billboard ControlOther 
1986654Bonneville Unit, Central Utah ProjectWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1986536Great Basin National ParkLands/Forests 
1986--Acid Rain ControlAir 
1985408Superfund: Right to KnowToxics/Public Right to Know 
1985407Superfund: Federal Court Damage SuitsToxics/Public Right to Know 
1985359Elk Creek DamWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1985358Water Project Cost Sharing ExemptionsWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1985305Soil ConservationLands/Forests, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1985270WestwayTransportation, Air, Wildlife 
1985228Synthetic Fossil Fuel SubsidiesDirty Energy 
1985225Water Pollution FundingWater 
1985224Clean Water: Toxic WasteWater, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1985195International Family PlanningOther 
1985133Water Project Cost SharingWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1984888Striped Bass ConservationWildlife, Oceans 
1984857Oregon Inlet Water ProjectOceans, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1984851Safe Drinking Water ActWater, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1984839California Wilderness ActLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1984830Toxic Waste Cleanup -- SuperfundToxics/Public Right to Know 
1984829Superfund -- Victims CompensationToxics/Public Right to Know 
1984823Superfund -- Citizens Right to Force Toxic CleanupToxics/Public Right to Know 
1984822Superfund -- Federal Court Damages SuitToxics/Public Right to Know 
1984808Interior Department FundingOther 
1984806Cutting Synthetic Fossil Fuel Subsidies IIDirty Energy 
1984794Burford AppointmentOther 
1984783Cutting Synthetic Fossil Fuel Subsidies IDirty Energy 
1984773Water Project Cost Sharing -- New ConstructionWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1984771Falmouth DamWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1984764Cross Florida Barge CanalLands/Forests, Wildlife, Water, Transportation 
1984692Oregon Wilderness ActLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1984642Nuclear Breeder Versus Safe Energy ResearchDirty Energy, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1984610Irish Wilderness in MissouriLands/Forests, Wildlife 
1984540Water Project Cost Sharing -- Maintenance and RepairsWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1984516Energy Conservation Versus Power Plant ConstructionClean Energy, Dirty Energy 
1984507Organic FarmingLands/Forests, Toxics/Public Right to Know 
1984504Low Income Home Insulation -- Final PassageClean Energy 
1984503Low Income Home Insulation -- Funding LevelsClean Energy 
1983420Toxic WastesToxics/Public Right to Know 
1983364Water Projects Cost SharingWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1983357National Park System Protection ActLands/Forests 
1983353Nuclear Non-ProliferationDirty Energy 
1983339Coal Slurry PipelineDirty Energy, Water 
1983212Interior Department FundingOther 
1983208Garrison Diversion Water ProjectWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1983158Dolores and Dallas Creek ProjectsWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1983156Stonewall Jackson DamWater, Wildlife, Lands/Forests 
1983139Pollution Control FundingOther 
1983134Energy ConservationClean Energy 
198346California Wilderness ActLands/Forests, Wildlife 
198335Oregon Wilderness ActLands/Forests, Wildlife 
19838American Conservation CorpsOther 
No votes match the selected filters.
YearScorePro-environment VotesAnti-environment Votes
201584%214
201480%41
201392%121
201293%131
2011100%110
2010100%70
2009100%110
2008100%110
200793%141
200671%52
200580%164
200483%51
200389%172
200259%107
200163%53
199256%97
199169%94
199075%62
198950%55
198875%31
198792%111
1986100%70
198575%93
198467%168
198393%131
Roll CallVote NameIssuesVoteSend a Message
71Pruitt Confirmation (EPA Administrator) Climate Change, Clean Air, Clean Water