Government
499 results total, viewing 1 - 20
DOVER — It’s still an open field for those wishing to make a bid to represent the 1st District on City Council. As of Tuesday afternoon, no one had filed for candidacy in a Nov. 16 special election to fill the vacant seat left open when former Councilman Matthew Lindell announced his resignation in September. more
Some New Castle County representatives are calling for Gov. John Carney and House and Senate leadership to remove indicted State Auditor Kathy McGuiness from office. more
DOVER (AP) — The office of Delaware's embattled state auditor violated the state's Freedom of Information Act over a period of several years by failing to properly maintain logs of public … more
Nearly two months after Delaware was hit by Hurricane Ida, President Joe Biden on Sunday declared that there is indeed an emergency need in the state and ordered federal assistance to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the affected areas. more
WILMINGTON — Deputy Attorney General Mark A. Denney Jr. has requested that Superior Court deny a motion to sanction Attorney General Kathleen Jennings for comments made shortly after State Auditor Kathy McGuiness was indicted Oct. 11. more
WASHINGTON — Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., announced a change to his leadership team Monday, naming a new chief of staff. more
DOVER — This past week, the public weighed in on redistricting draft map proposals produced by Democrats, Delaware’s majority party. Early this week, updated maps go online, possibly … more
It’s a notion touted in America, often said by politicians and written on the Statue of Liberty, “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.” … more
LAUREL — Frank Calio wore several hats during his lifetime — including one that spanned more than 50 years in Delaware politics — and was known for never being afraid to speak what was on his mind. more
WILMINGTON — As both sides await court rulings in the case against indicted State Auditor Kathy McGuiness, there’s no estimating the time frame ahead. more
MILFORD — With only one person having filed to run, the special election to fill the vacancy in the city’s 3rd Ward has been canceled.  more
DOVER — Delaware has become the 14th state to codify legislation allowing candidates running for office to use campaign funds to cover the cost of child care. more
The tiny Sussex County town of Slaughter Beach and southern Delaware’s LGBTQ gay community drew commentary Tuesday evening during the virtual hearing on Delaware Senate’s redistricting … more
DOVER — Some criticism about new maps proposed for the state’s 41 House of Representative districts by the majority Democratic Party arose during a virtual public hearing Monday. more
Ambassadors from the European Union met with Delaware’s leaders up and down the state on Monday, including two panels hosted at the University of Delaware. The first panel was on … more
WILMINGTON — An attorney on Thursday filed a motion seeking state funds for the defense of indicted State Auditor Kathy McGuiness, who is charged with two felonies and three misdemeanors for alleged misconduct in office. more
WASHIINGTON (AP) — Colin Powell, who served Democratic and Republican presidents in war and peace but whose sterling reputation was forever stained when he went before the United Nations and made faulty claims to justify the U.S. war in Iraq, has died of COVID-19 complications. He was 84. more
WILMINGTON — The path toward an extremely high-profile indictment announced Monday began when a dozen or so people stepped forward to express concern. Though Delaware’s justice system will ultimately determine the legitimacy of accusations made against Democratic State Auditor Kathy McGuiness, the whistleblowers have made their collective voice heard. more
DOVER — Proposed redistricting maps for Delaware’s General Assembly have reached the draft stage ahead of public hearings this week. Census data-driven maps from the Democratic House … more
DOVER — Two days after state auditor Kathy McGuiness was indicted on several charges, Delaware Senate and House Democratic leadership Wednesday called for her to take a voluntary leave of absence as the … more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 25 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 365 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.