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  Category: Governor John Carney


Governor Carney Announces Re-Appointment of Judge Witham to Delaware Superior Court

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Saturday, March 4, 2017

Nomination must be approved by the Delaware Senate WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Saturday announced his nomination to re-appoint Judge William L. Witham Jr. to the Delaware Superior Court, as Resident Judge for Kent County. The Delaware Senate must approve Judge Witham’s nomination. “Judge Witham has served the State of Delaware with distinction,” […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Artificial Island Project Recommendations

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, March 3, 2017

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney issued the following statement on recommendations Friday from the PJM Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee: “This project, as currently financed, would place an unjust burden on Delaware residential and industrial ratepayers. Delaware businesses and families would see higher monthly electric bills, and receive next to nothing in return in the […]




Governor Carney Signs Order Creating Uniform Anti-Discrimination Policy

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Executive Order will result in a uniform policy by April 1 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed Executive Order Six, establishing a uniform anti-discrimination policy across state government. Creation of a consistent anti-discrimination policy was a recommendation of the Action Plan for Delaware, the report submitted to Governor Carney by his Transition […]




Governor Carney Reestablishes the Family Services Cabinet Council

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Council will help coordinate crucial public and private services for Delaware families WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Five on Tuesday, reestablishing the Family Services Cabinet Council to help coordinate public and private services for Delaware families. Delaware families continue to face significant challenges – including the high cost of child care; […]




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 […]







  Category: Governor John Carney


Governor Carney Announces Re-Appointment of Judge Witham to Delaware Superior Court

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Saturday, March 4, 2017

Nomination must be approved by the Delaware Senate WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Saturday announced his nomination to re-appoint Judge William L. Witham Jr. to the Delaware Superior Court, as Resident Judge for Kent County. The Delaware Senate must approve Judge Witham’s nomination. “Judge Witham has served the State of Delaware with distinction,” […]




Governor Carney’s Statement on Artificial Island Project Recommendations

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, March 3, 2017

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney issued the following statement on recommendations Friday from the PJM Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee: “This project, as currently financed, would place an unjust burden on Delaware residential and industrial ratepayers. Delaware businesses and families would see higher monthly electric bills, and receive next to nothing in return in the […]




Governor Carney Signs Order Creating Uniform Anti-Discrimination Policy

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Executive Order will result in a uniform policy by April 1 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed Executive Order Six, establishing a uniform anti-discrimination policy across state government. Creation of a consistent anti-discrimination policy was a recommendation of the Action Plan for Delaware, the report submitted to Governor Carney by his Transition […]




Governor Carney Reestablishes the Family Services Cabinet Council

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Council will help coordinate crucial public and private services for Delaware families WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Five on Tuesday, reestablishing the Family Services Cabinet Council to help coordinate public and private services for Delaware families. Delaware families continue to face significant challenges – including the high cost of child care; […]




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 […]