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Legislative update

Delaware State University is asking budget-writing lawmakers for a sizable boost in funding for Fiscal Year 2020.


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The Delaware Department of Correction presented its Fiscal Year 2020 budget request to the Joint Finance Committee Tuesday, seeking over $344 million.


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The University of Delaware is seeking state funding to allow some First State students to attend for free.


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February’s Joint Finance Committee (JFC) budget hearings give many state lawmakers a break from politics. That might help ease strains already seen in the session’s first 30 days.


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More state workers could negotiate for wages under legislation introduced in a Senate committee earlier this week.

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Gov. John Carney unveiled his 2020 budget proposal today Thursday.

The just over $4.4 billion spending plan calls for state workers and public education employees to get a $1,000 raise. Public school educators get a 2 percent pay raise and step increases.