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Rep. Kevin Hensley

Courtesy of Delaware Technical Community College

Legislation giving Delaware Tech bonding and taxing authority appears to be dead. But other lawmakers may step in with alternatives to help the school.


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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.


The Joint Finance Committee has started budget hearings for the fiscal year 2020 budget.


Student enrollment has been rising across the state of Delaware - driving up educational costs for the state and school districts. That has some seeking to bolster school districts’ bottom line partly by addressing artificially low property taxes.


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State lawmakers are seeking to ban recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, from using food stamps to buy junk food. About 150,000 Delawareans participate in the SNAP program.


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State lawmakers are seeking to ban recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, from using food stamps to buy junk food. About 150,000 Delawareans participate in the SNAP program.