Governor’s Weekly Message: Recognizing Vital Role of Small Businesses in Economic Success

DOVER –  In his weekly message, Governor Markell recognizes National Small Business Week and highlights statewide efforts to support small businesses and entrepreneurs, including the Small Business Focus Program and Small Business Assistance Program.

“These employers helped our state outpace the nation in job growth, and we’re committed to helping them realize their potential,” said Governor Markell. “We have a responsibility to ensure they have the support and environment they need to thrive. By supporting their efforts to offer needed goods and services, we encourage job growth and strengthen our economy – and that keeps Delaware moving forward.”

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Transcript of the Governor’s Weekly Message:  Recognizing Vital Role of Small Businesses in Economic Success