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Governor Carney, JFC Co-Chairs Release Statements on DEFAC Estimates

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, May 21, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney and the co-chairs of the General Assembly’s Joint Finance Committee, Senator Harris McDowell and Representative Melanie George Smith, released the following statements Monday on the latest revenue estimates from the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council: “We’ve been focused since I took office on limiting spending growth, on directing […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on DuPont’s Purchase of Newark Manufacturing Facility

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on DuPont’s announcement of the company’s $45 million purchase and expansion of a facility in Newark to manufacture the specialized engineered material Kalrez: “DuPont’s announcement on Wednesday reaffirms that Delaware remains a great place for any company to put down roots, grow and […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Final Passage of Angel Investor Job Creation and Innovation Act

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the following statement on the General Assembly’s final passage of the Angel Investor Job Creation and Innovation Act, which will establish a refundable tax credit for qualified investors in Delaware small businesses to spur job creation and innovation:   “We are focused on doing everything we […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on General Assembly Approval of Port of Wilmington Expansion

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the following statement on the General Assembly’s approval of a transaction to expand the Port of Wilmington: “This is a landmark agreement to expand the Port of Wilmington, and to protect and create good-paying, blue collar jobs at one of Delaware’s most important employment centers. We […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Bond Bill Committee Approval of Port of Wilmington Transaction

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, April 19, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Thursday issued the following statement on the unanimous vote by the General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Capital Improvement to move forward with the transaction to expand the Port of Wilmington: “Thank you to members of the Bond Bill committee for endorsing the transaction to expand the Port of […]







  Category: The Economy


Governor Carney, JFC Co-Chairs Release Statements on DEFAC Estimates

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, May 21, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney and the co-chairs of the General Assembly’s Joint Finance Committee, Senator Harris McDowell and Representative Melanie George Smith, released the following statements Monday on the latest revenue estimates from the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council: “We’ve been focused since I took office on limiting spending growth, on directing […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on DuPont’s Purchase of Newark Manufacturing Facility

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on DuPont’s announcement of the company’s $45 million purchase and expansion of a facility in Newark to manufacture the specialized engineered material Kalrez: “DuPont’s announcement on Wednesday reaffirms that Delaware remains a great place for any company to put down roots, grow and […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Final Passage of Angel Investor Job Creation and Innovation Act

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the following statement on the General Assembly’s final passage of the Angel Investor Job Creation and Innovation Act, which will establish a refundable tax credit for qualified investors in Delaware small businesses to spur job creation and innovation:   “We are focused on doing everything we […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on General Assembly Approval of Port of Wilmington Expansion

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the following statement on the General Assembly’s approval of a transaction to expand the Port of Wilmington: “This is a landmark agreement to expand the Port of Wilmington, and to protect and create good-paying, blue collar jobs at one of Delaware’s most important employment centers. We […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Bond Bill Committee Approval of Port of Wilmington Transaction

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, April 19, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Thursday issued the following statement on the unanimous vote by the General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Capital Improvement to move forward with the transaction to expand the Port of Wilmington: “Thank you to members of the Bond Bill committee for endorsing the transaction to expand the Port of […]