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  Category: Governor John Carney


OP-ED: Soaring health care costs are holding Delaware back. Here’s what we’re doing to fix them.

Delaware Health and Social Services | Department of Finance | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, May 21, 2018

Op-ed by Rick Geisenberger, Secretary of the Delaware Department of Finance Over the next several weeks, as we complete another budget debate in Dover, we should not lose sight of Delaware’s long-term challenges and of one issue in particular: the rising cost of health care. The projected growth rate for state spending on health care […]




Governor Carney Signs Executive Order Establishing Advisory Council on English Learners

Department of Education | Education | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Group will help monitor and implement Delaware’s English Learner Strategic Plan 2022 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed an executive order establishing the Advisory Council on English Learners to help implement Delaware’s community driven English Learner Strategic Plan 2022. “Our state’s changing demographics require us to think differently about how we reach […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Budget Smoothing Report

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the following statement on the Executive Summary of the Advisory Panel to DEFAC on Potential Fiscal Controls and Budget Smoothing: “We do not face a budget deficit this year but, as a state, we cannot lose sight of our long-term financial challenges. Working with members of […]




Lieutenant Governor, Behavioral Health Consortium Present Governor with “Three-Year Action Plan”

Governor John Carney | Lt. Governor Bethany Hall-Long | News | Office of the Governor | Office of the Lieutenant Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

  Advisory body developed roadmap to address prevention, treatment and recovery   WILMINGTON, Del. – On Tuesday, Lieutenant Governor Bethany Hall-Long, along with members of the Behavioral Health Consortium, presented Governor Carney with their initial report, a “Three-Year Action Plan,” to confront addiction and mental illness across Delaware. “I am proud to release this initial […]




8 Young People, 6 Groups to Be Honored with Governor’s Youth Volunteer Service Award during May 24 Ceremony

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

NEW CASTLE (May 15, 2018) – Governor John Carney will present the Governor’s Youth Volunteer Service Awards to eight young people and six groups during a May 24 ceremony in recognition of their service to Delaware. “Through their volunteer efforts, these young people are making a lasting impact on their communities and the lives of […]







  Category: Governor John Carney


OP-ED: Soaring health care costs are holding Delaware back. Here’s what we’re doing to fix them.

Delaware Health and Social Services | Department of Finance | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, May 21, 2018

Op-ed by Rick Geisenberger, Secretary of the Delaware Department of Finance Over the next several weeks, as we complete another budget debate in Dover, we should not lose sight of Delaware’s long-term challenges and of one issue in particular: the rising cost of health care. The projected growth rate for state spending on health care […]




Governor Carney Signs Executive Order Establishing Advisory Council on English Learners

Department of Education | Education | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Group will help monitor and implement Delaware’s English Learner Strategic Plan 2022 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed an executive order establishing the Advisory Council on English Learners to help implement Delaware’s community driven English Learner Strategic Plan 2022. “Our state’s changing demographics require us to think differently about how we reach […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Budget Smoothing Report

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | State Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday issued the following statement on the Executive Summary of the Advisory Panel to DEFAC on Potential Fiscal Controls and Budget Smoothing: “We do not face a budget deficit this year but, as a state, we cannot lose sight of our long-term financial challenges. Working with members of […]




Lieutenant Governor, Behavioral Health Consortium Present Governor with “Three-Year Action Plan”

Governor John Carney | Lt. Governor Bethany Hall-Long | News | Office of the Governor | Office of the Lieutenant Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

  Advisory body developed roadmap to address prevention, treatment and recovery   WILMINGTON, Del. – On Tuesday, Lieutenant Governor Bethany Hall-Long, along with members of the Behavioral Health Consortium, presented Governor Carney with their initial report, a “Three-Year Action Plan,” to confront addiction and mental illness across Delaware. “I am proud to release this initial […]




8 Young People, 6 Groups to Be Honored with Governor’s Youth Volunteer Service Award during May 24 Ceremony

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

NEW CASTLE (May 15, 2018) – Governor John Carney will present the Governor’s Youth Volunteer Service Awards to eight young people and six groups during a May 24 ceremony in recognition of their service to Delaware. “Through their volunteer efforts, these young people are making a lasting impact on their communities and the lives of […]