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Executive Order 8

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER EIGHT TO:  HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE:  REAUTHORIZING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A SPECIAL FUND TO ASSIST DELAWARE NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS OR DELAWARE-BASED RESERVISTS WHO SUFFER SERIOUS FINANCIAL HARDSHIP WHEREAS, in recent years, the United States of America has deployed its armed forces throughout the world to fight terrorism, provide […]

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Governor Carney’s Special Address to the Legislature

Governor Carney lays out his plan for growing the economy, improving Delaware’s schools and balancing the budget.   Governor John Carney delivered a Special Address to a Joint Session of the 149th General Assembly on March 30, saying he is determined to take steps that will grow Delaware’s economy, address the addiction crisis, coordinate services for […]

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Executive Order 7

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER SEVEN TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE:  PRESERVATION OF DELAWARE’S INDEPENDENT JUDICIARY AND CONTINUANCE OF THE JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION WHEREAS, under Article IV of the Delaware Constitution and Title 10 of the Delaware Code, the Governor appoints, by and with the consent of the State Senate, the Chief Justice and […]

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Executive Order 6

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER SIX TO: Heads Of All State Departments and Agencies RE: Establishing a Uniform Statewide Anti-Discrimination Policy WHEREAS, the State of Delaware is committed to promoting equal employment opportunities and workplaces free of unlawful discrimination; and WHEREAS, following past directives, each Department and Agency within the Executive Branch (collectively “Executive Branch Agencies”) implemented […]

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Executive Order 5

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER FIVE TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: REESTABLISHING THE FAMILY SERVICES CABINET COUNCIL WHEREAS, Strong Delaware families are the bedrocks of our communities up and down the State; and WHEREAS, an ever increasing number of Delaware children continue to grow up in poverty, in neighborhoods plagued by violence and […]

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Executive Order 4

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER FOUR TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: ESTABLISHING THE GOVERNMENT EFFICIENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY REVIEW BOARD WHEREAS, the United States and the State of Delaware have experienced sustained but modest economic growth over the past eight years in the aftermath of the nation’s extraordinary economic setbacks suffered in 2008; and […]

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Executive Order 3

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER THREE TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENT AND AGENCIES RE: (1) ALLOCATION AND SUB-ALLOCATION OF STATE PRIVATE ACTIVITY BOND VOLUME CAP FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2017 AND (2) REALLOCATION OF STATE PRIVATE ACTIVITY BOND VOLUME CAP FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2016 WHEREAS, the Internal Revenue Service issued Revenue Procedure 2016-55, which provides the State of Delaware […]

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Executive Order 2

TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: NAMING RETIRED JUSTICE HENRY DUPONT RIDGELY AND RETIRED JUDGE WILLIAM L. CHAPMAN, JR. TO LEAD AN INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF SECURITY ISSUES AT DELAWARE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY WHEREAS, on February 1, 2017, an event occurred at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center, in which several inmates took several […]

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Budget Reset

  Community Conversations Governor Carney will join members of the General Assembly – Democrats and Republicans – at their constituent coffees and town hall events to discuss Delaware’s budget challenges and listen to ideas from members of the public. 7:30 p.m. – April 26  –  Rose Hill Community Center, New Castle, hosted by Senator Margaret […]

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Executive Order 1

TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: CREATING A WORKING GROUP TO CONSIDER A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE DELAWARE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OFFICE AND DELAWARE’S BUSINESS COMMUNITY WHEREAS, Delaware’s economy is undergoing a fundamental shift toward industries and employment that require innovation and higher levels of skill. WHEREAS, Delaware must embrace this change and […]

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