Delaware Public Media

Sarah Mueller

Political Reporter

Sarah covers politics for Delaware Public Media. She was a local government reporter for several newspapers before switching to public radio. She previously covered the state legislature as an intern with NPR Illinois while earning her master’s degree in Public Affairs Reporting. She comes to Delaware from Tallahassee, Florida where she also covered state government as a fellow with WFSU. When not working, she enjoys playing with her dog, hiking and reading.

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Gov. John Carney is trying to address diversity issues in some Delaware executive branch agencies.

Delaware State University President Harry Williams is asking state lawmakers to fund an additional year of Inspire Scholarships.

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University of Delaware President Dennis Assanis told state budget officials this week that he wants to attract more graduate students to the university.

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The Department of Education is asking for a more than 4 percent raise in its budget for next year. The department is also asking for nearly $1.5 billion for fiscal year 2019.

Delaware State University has earned nearly $11 million in new federal funding for its scientific collaboration with the University of Delaware.

The Delaware Department of Corrections is asking for an 8 percent increase in its budget for next year.

Venture capital firm SmartInvest Ventures is helping a Wilmington nonprofit grow.

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The tax plan passed by the U.S. House of Representatives Thursday could hurt low-income Delawareans’ ability to find affordable housing or own a home.

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Former Vice President Joe Biden discussed his new memoir Thursday at the University of Delaware.

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The Delaware State Housing Authority is asking for $23 million in next year’s budget. That amount includes new money for the Strong Neighborhoods Housing Fund.