The Senate has a rich history and offers considerable opportunities for Delawareans to learn and grow.
First convened in 1789, the United States Senate continues to play a vital role in our democratic government.
Laws may be initiated in either chamber of Congress, the House of Representatives or the Senate.
Delaware has a rich tradition of extraordinary Senators. Here you'll find the complete roster of those who have represented our great state in the Upper Chamber.
Nominating young Delawareans to our nation’s prestigious service academies is one of Senator Coons’ most privileged responsibilities as a United States Senator.
An internship in the office of U.S. Senator Christopher A. Coons is an excellent way to learn firsthand about the American system of government.