Download the free COVID Alert DE app and help slow the spread. More Info

Delaware.gov logo
Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker

 Pages Tagged With: "Juneteenth"

Executive Order 40

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER FORTY TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: DECLARING FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2020 A LEGAL HOLIDAY TO RECOGNIZE JUNETEENTH WHEREAS, President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863 declaring that all enslaved people shall be free; and WHEREAS, on June 19, 1865, two and a half years […]

Read More




+