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  Category: Governor John Carney


Statement from Governor John Carney on Bomb Threats to Siegel JCC

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, February 27, 2017

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor Carney released the following statement after a bomb threat to Siegel Jewish Community Center in Wilmington was cleared: “The continued bomb threats to Siegel JCC must stop. These hateful actions place a shadow over our state and country. Our law enforcement officials will continue to work diligently to find the individuals […]




Governor Carney Nominates Commissioner Mary S. Much as Family Court Judge

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017

Commissioner Much previously served in the Office of Disciplinary Council WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Friday announced the nomination of Family Court Commissioner Mary S. Much to serve as a Family Court Judge in New Castle County. Governor Carney’s nomination must be confirmed by the Delaware Senate. “Commissioner Much is well-prepared to serve […]




Governor Carney Creates Government Efficiency and Accountability Review Board

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2017

Governor signs Executive Order #4 establishing the GEAR Board to identify efficiencies DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Four on Thursday, establishing the Government Efficiency and Accountability Review Board (GEAR) to identify, on an ongoing basis, opportunities for cost savings in state government. Members of the board are listed in the text […]




Governor Carney Announces Selections to Lead Independent Review of Hostage Incident at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Governor signs order naming Justice Ridgely and Judge Chapman to lead review WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Two on Tuesday, appointing retired Delaware Supreme Court Justice Henry duPont Ridgely and retired Family Court Judge William L. Chapman, Jr. to lead the independent review into the February 1 hostage incident at James […]




Fiscal Responsibility Earns Delaware a Universal Triple-A Credit Rating

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

Rating agencies express confidence in Delaware’s financial management WILMINGTON, Del. – The three major rating agencies have once again awarded Delaware a Triple-A credit rating, the highest mark that a state can achieve. Delaware has earned the Triple-A rating for 17 years, and the rating agencies continue to express confidence in Delaware’s strong financial management […]







  Category: Governor John Carney


Statement from Governor John Carney on Bomb Threats to Siegel JCC

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, February 27, 2017

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor Carney released the following statement after a bomb threat to Siegel Jewish Community Center in Wilmington was cleared: “The continued bomb threats to Siegel JCC must stop. These hateful actions place a shadow over our state and country. Our law enforcement officials will continue to work diligently to find the individuals […]




Governor Carney Nominates Commissioner Mary S. Much as Family Court Judge

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017

Commissioner Much previously served in the Office of Disciplinary Council WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Friday announced the nomination of Family Court Commissioner Mary S. Much to serve as a Family Court Judge in New Castle County. Governor Carney’s nomination must be confirmed by the Delaware Senate. “Commissioner Much is well-prepared to serve […]




Governor Carney Creates Government Efficiency and Accountability Review Board

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2017

Governor signs Executive Order #4 establishing the GEAR Board to identify efficiencies DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Four on Thursday, establishing the Government Efficiency and Accountability Review Board (GEAR) to identify, on an ongoing basis, opportunities for cost savings in state government. Members of the board are listed in the text […]




Governor Carney Announces Selections to Lead Independent Review of Hostage Incident at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Governor signs order naming Justice Ridgely and Judge Chapman to lead review WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Two on Tuesday, appointing retired Delaware Supreme Court Justice Henry duPont Ridgely and retired Family Court Judge William L. Chapman, Jr. to lead the independent review into the February 1 hostage incident at James […]




Fiscal Responsibility Earns Delaware a Universal Triple-A Credit Rating

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

Rating agencies express confidence in Delaware’s financial management WILMINGTON, Del. – The three major rating agencies have once again awarded Delaware a Triple-A credit rating, the highest mark that a state can achieve. Delaware has earned the Triple-A rating for 17 years, and the rating agencies continue to express confidence in Delaware’s strong financial management […]