Sen. Tom Carper gave the opening statement at the Dec. 4 U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee legislative hearing on a bill to create a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Chronic Wasting Disease Task Force."Thank you, Mr. Chairman," said Carper. "Although chronic wasting disease is an unfamiliar topic to many of us in the First State, our neighbors in Maryland and Pennsylvania are dealing with it firsthand. Therefore, in the spirit of the Golden Rule, Delaware has an [...]