Delaware Public Media

Politics & Government

Delaware Public Media's coverage of First State politics and government, including the General Assembly. Coverage is led by Delaware Public Media's political reporter Sarah Mueller.

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Rehoboth Beach residents interested in seeing their local government in action now have a new way to do so.

 


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Sen. Tom Carper and Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman released findings from a probe into a drug company they say exploited the opioid crisis.


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First State probation and parole officers are hopeful they’ll see better pay and benefits in the fiscal year 2020 budget.


Some inmates’ families are anxious their loved ones will among those the Delaware Department of Correction is moving to a prison southwest of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.


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The Delaware Dept. of Transportation heard from members of the public during a budget hearing for fiscal year 2020.


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The Coalition to Keep Bus Service on Rodney Square is asking the U.S. Attorney for Delaware to investigate last year’s dismantling of the downtown Wilmington bus hub.

The state Dept. of Health and Social Services is seeking a slight budget increase for fiscal year 2020.


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First State colleges and universities are submitting budget requests as the Carney Administration starts work on next year’s recommended budget.


Some state lawmakers say they may try again to pass early voting legislation in Delaware.


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Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester is paying close attention to negotiations between the House and the Senate on this year’s Farm Bill.


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