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Governor Carney Signs Legislation to Modernize the Coastal Zone Act
Changes will allow for new job creation and environmental protection on 14 legacy industrial sites.

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Governor Carney Announces Selection to Lead DOE’s New Wilmington-based Office of Improvement & Innovation

Governor Carney Announces Selection to Lead DOE’s New Wilmington-based Office of Improvement & Innovation

Governor John Carney announced that Dorrell Green – a long-time Delaware educator with a proven track record in school improvement – will lead the Delaware Department of Education’s new Office of Improvement & Innovation. Creation of the Office of Improvement & Innovation is one of the first steps being taken in a broader reorganization of the Department of Education.


Governor Carney Announces Statewide Jobs & Economy Tour

Governor Carney Announces Statewide Jobs & Economy Tour

Governor John Carney will spend August talking to Delaware business owners about Delaware’s economy, economic development, and the importance of supporting Delaware small businesses, innovators and entrepreneurs. Follow Governor Carney's tour on social media using the hashtag #DEworks.


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About the Governor


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Governor John Carney has been working to make Delaware a better place for more than 30 years.

Born in Wilmington and raised in Claymont, Governor John Carney has been working for the Delaware people for more than 30 years. From 2011 to 2017, John served as Delaware's lone member of the U.S. House of Representatives. During his three terms in Congress, John worked with members of both parties to find solutions to the most important challenges facing the nation. He supported the revitalization of American manufacturing through the "Make It In America" agenda. He was a lead sponsor of the centerpiece of the Jumpstart our Businesses (JOBS) Act that made it easier for small- and medium-sized businesses to grow and create jobs.

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