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  Category: State Budget


Governor Carney Issues Statement on General Assembly Passage of Fiscal Year 2021 Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 24, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on the General Assembly’s passage of the Fiscal Year 2021 operating budget: “This has been a difficult several months for Delaware, to be sure. I want to start by thanking members of the General Assembly – and especially members of the Joint Finance […]




Governor Carney Presents Fiscal Year 2021 Recommended Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, January 30, 2020

Governor John Carney on Thursday presented his Fiscal Year 2021 Recommended Budget, sending the General Assembly a financial plan that will make important investments to strengthen our economy, improve public schools for all Delaware children, and protect our environment.




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 […]




Governor Carney Signs $4.4 Billion Fiscal Year 2020 Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Budget invests in education, limits budget growth, and bolsters reserves DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday signed a $4.4 billion Fiscal Year 2020 budget plan that limits operating budget growth to 4.2 percent, invests in education, and gives state employees a raise, while setting aside more than $100 million in projected reserves. The […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) Estimates

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Monday released the following statement on the latest estimates from the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC): “We continue to show strong revenue growth, which is a positive sign for Delaware’s economy and our state budget. But, as we’ve said all along, much of this revenue is […]







  Category: State Budget


Governor Carney Issues Statement on General Assembly Passage of Fiscal Year 2021 Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 24, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on the General Assembly’s passage of the Fiscal Year 2021 operating budget: “This has been a difficult several months for Delaware, to be sure. I want to start by thanking members of the General Assembly – and especially members of the Joint Finance […]




Governor Carney Presents Fiscal Year 2021 Recommended Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, January 30, 2020

Governor John Carney on Thursday presented his Fiscal Year 2021 Recommended Budget, sending the General Assembly a financial plan that will make important investments to strengthen our economy, improve public schools for all Delaware children, and protect our environment.




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 […]




Governor Carney Signs $4.4 Billion Fiscal Year 2020 Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Budget invests in education, limits budget growth, and bolsters reserves DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday signed a $4.4 billion Fiscal Year 2020 budget plan that limits operating budget growth to 4.2 percent, invests in education, and gives state employees a raise, while setting aside more than $100 million in projected reserves. The […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) Estimates

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Monday released the following statement on the latest estimates from the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC): “We continue to show strong revenue growth, which is a positive sign for Delaware’s economy and our state budget. But, as we’ve said all along, much of this revenue is […]