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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Some state agencies say Delaware’s juvenile drug court is no longer needed and are calling for a repeal of the state’s Juvenile Drug Court Statute.

A film made in Delaware and featuring First State actors makes its New York premiere on Dec. 28th.

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Advocates say they’ve secured legal representation to continue their effort to restore the bus hub at Rodney Square.

Some members of the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) are nervous about their new role limiting the growth of healthcare spending.

Gov. John Carney and state lawmakers appear to have additional money to spend in fiscal year 2020.

Department of Health and Human Services

Delaware and other states are expected to appeal a federal judge’s ruling striking down the Affordable Care Act.


Marine researchers are trying to determine why some dead humpback whales have washed up on Delaware shores.

Sarah Mueller

Delaware Department of Correction officials met with families whose loved ones have been transferred to Pennsylvania prisons - or soon could be.

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Legislation amending the Delaware Constitution to bar gender discrimination is set be voted on again next year.



Department of Health and Human Services

With just days to go until open enrollment ends, fewer Delawareans are signing up for Affordable Care Act health insurance plans this year.