GOVERNOR MARKELL'S WEEKLY MESSAGE
Strengthening Our Economy Through Technology and Innovation
July 25, 2014
- In his weekly message, filmed at Fort DuPont State Park, Governor Markell discusses efforts to address the environmental and historic preservation goals of the site while enhancing economic opportunities for the State.
GOVERNOR MARKELL AT WORK
Governor Signs Legislation to Increase Minimum Wage
January 30, 2014
- Joined by members of the General Assembly, Governor Markell signed into law Senate Bill 6, which will raise the minimum wage in Delaware to $8.25 per hour in two increments. The state’s hourly minimum wage will go up 50 cents to $7.75 on June 1, 2014. On June 1, 2015, it will go up another 50 cents to $8.25 per hour, making it $1 higher than the current federal minimum wage.
FROM GOVERNOR MARKELL'S BLOG