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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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Delaware teachers are likely going to be spending more of their own money this year on classroom materials and training.

The Delaware Teacher Center locations are closing because state lawmakers axed its funding in May.

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President Donald Trump's administration is collecting public comments about possible offshore oil and gas drilling around the U-S.


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President Donald Trump’s speech on Afghanistan drew a mixed response from Delaware’s Congressional delegation. But all of them said important questions still need to be answered.


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Gov. John Carney says he wants to find ways to increase profits for Delaware’s farmers. He toured several several First State farms Monday.


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State Rep. Ruth Briggs King says she’s hopeful she can find some funding for the Delaware Prescription Assistance Program after the program was cut from the state budget this year.


Hundreds of low-income children in Wilmington have better coping skills thanks in part to a grant from Highmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield Delaware.


The Lower Sussex NAACP is calling for Delaware to withhold state grant money to the Georgetown Historical Society until it removes a Confederate monument.

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Gov. John Carney signed legislation Wednesday creating two new state groups focused on addiction and mental health.


The Congressional Budget Office says healthcare premiums could rise by 20 percent next year if President Trump’s administration cuts off certain Obamacare subsidies.

This comes as the Delaware Department of Insurance says it’s still reviewing Highmark’s proposed 2018 rate hike.


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Gov. John Carney signed legislation Monday revamping the state’s Economic Development Office. He's replacing the state agency with a public-private partnership.


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