The 2011 budget was a mixed bag for Governor Jack Markell, whose hopes for cutting state spending largely were dashed by the General Assembly. In an interview with Tom Byrne, he reacted to the budget process this year and talked about his economic agenda for Delaware.
The goal—fiscal discipline
The reality? “We’re getting there”
One victory—funding the Strategic Fund
Job growth—”In Delaware it’s personal”
“Not going to cut our way” to prosperity