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  Category: Office of the Governor


Governor Carney Nominates Kathleen Amalfitano as Court of Common Pleas Judge in Kent County

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, January 17, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Friday nominated Kathleen Amalfitano to serve as a Court of Common Pleas Judge in Kent County. Amalfitano’s nomination must be confirmed by the Delaware Senate. “Kathleen’s experience and commitment to legal service in Delaware has given her the background and judgment necessary to serve on the Court of […]




Delaware Farmers’ Markets Continue to Grow in Popularity

Agriculture | Department of Agriculture | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, January 16, 2020

Governor Carney declares Delaware Agriculture Week January 13 through January 17, 2020 DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney and the Delaware Department of Agriculture on Thursday announced Delaware farmers’ markets hit an all-time high sales record of $3.28 million in 2019. The announcement comes during the 15th Annual Delaware Agriculture Week held at the State Fairgrounds in Harrington, a week-long conference that covers […]




Governor Carney, Division of Small Business Award EDGE Grants to 10 Delaware Companies

Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Small Business | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, January 16, 2020

Deadline for Spring 2020 EDGE Grants is February 28, 2020 WILMINGTON, Del. – A bio-based materials company, a maker of wearable medical sensors, and a bakery-café were among the 10 Delaware small businesses recognized Thursday as awardees of the second round of EDGE Grants from the state Division of Small Business. Governor John Carney, Secretary […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Senate Confirmation of Paul Fioravanti, Jr. to Court of Chancery

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on the Senate confirmation of  Delaware attorney Paul Fioravanti, Jr. to serve as Vice Chancellor of the Court of Chancery. “Paul’s litigation experience and judgment will serve our state well on the Court of Chancery – our country’s premier venue for corporate litigation,” […]




Delaware’s Strong Fiscal Management Again Earns Triple-A Bond Rating

Department of Finance | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – As Delaware officials prepare to issue $300 million of General Obligation Bonds later this month, the State has again received the highest possible bond ratings.  One of only a handful of states granted Triple-A status from each of the four major bond rating agencies, January’s ratings from Fitch Ratings, Moody’s Investor Services, S&P […]







  Category: Office of the Governor


Governor Carney Nominates Kathleen Amalfitano as Court of Common Pleas Judge in Kent County

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, January 17, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Friday nominated Kathleen Amalfitano to serve as a Court of Common Pleas Judge in Kent County. Amalfitano’s nomination must be confirmed by the Delaware Senate. “Kathleen’s experience and commitment to legal service in Delaware has given her the background and judgment necessary to serve on the Court of […]




Delaware Farmers’ Markets Continue to Grow in Popularity

Agriculture | Department of Agriculture | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, January 16, 2020

Governor Carney declares Delaware Agriculture Week January 13 through January 17, 2020 DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney and the Delaware Department of Agriculture on Thursday announced Delaware farmers’ markets hit an all-time high sales record of $3.28 million in 2019. The announcement comes during the 15th Annual Delaware Agriculture Week held at the State Fairgrounds in Harrington, a week-long conference that covers […]




Governor Carney, Division of Small Business Award EDGE Grants to 10 Delaware Companies

Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Small Business | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, January 16, 2020

Deadline for Spring 2020 EDGE Grants is February 28, 2020 WILMINGTON, Del. – A bio-based materials company, a maker of wearable medical sensors, and a bakery-café were among the 10 Delaware small businesses recognized Thursday as awardees of the second round of EDGE Grants from the state Division of Small Business. Governor John Carney, Secretary […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Senate Confirmation of Paul Fioravanti, Jr. to Court of Chancery

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on the Senate confirmation of  Delaware attorney Paul Fioravanti, Jr. to serve as Vice Chancellor of the Court of Chancery. “Paul’s litigation experience and judgment will serve our state well on the Court of Chancery – our country’s premier venue for corporate litigation,” […]




Delaware’s Strong Fiscal Management Again Earns Triple-A Bond Rating

Department of Finance | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – As Delaware officials prepare to issue $300 million of General Obligation Bonds later this month, the State has again received the highest possible bond ratings.  One of only a handful of states granted Triple-A status from each of the four major bond rating agencies, January’s ratings from Fitch Ratings, Moody’s Investor Services, S&P […]