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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The nation’s divided politics was never far from the mind of those who gathered for seventh annual Delaware State University President’s Prayer Breakfast in Dover Friday morning.



Doctors in Delaware warn more infants in the state are born dependent on drugs and alcohol.

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Delaware will put out a request for bids on new voting machines by the end of month.

Delaware’s current voting machines have been in use since 1996.

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Sen.Tom Carper is questioning the Trump Administration’s effort to repeal a rule protecting drinking water from contamination.

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State Representatives on the House Health and Human Development Committee are calling on Congress to continue funding the Children’s Health Insurance Program.

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Crews from Delaware are heading to Florida to help with Hurricane Irma clean up efforts.

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The task force set up to study legalizing recreational cannabis met for the first time last week. It's scheduled to meet for two hours on the first Wednesday of each month through the rest of the year.

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Gov. John Carney tried to reassure undocumented students at Delaware State University Friday.

Delaware is joining several other states and Washington D.C. in suing the federal government for rescinding deportation protections for undocumented people who came here as children.

Delaware is making it easier for local governments to clean up blighted housing across the state.