GOVERNOR MARKELL'S WEEKLY MESSAGE
Nov. 20, 2015 -Governor Markell recognizes the significant economic progress we’ve made in the six years since the Delaware City Refinery closed its doors.
“Today, the Delaware city up and running more efficiently, cleanly, and safely than ever, and we should pause and take note of what that says about the spirit and fortitude of our people,” said Governor Markell.
GOVERNOR MARKELL AT WORK
November 2, 2015 - In an effort to right a historic injustice, Governor Jack Markell today issued a pardon for Samuel D. Burris, a free black man from Delaware, who, on Nov. 2, 1847, was convicted of aiding slaves escaping from their owners.