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ICYMI: Governor Carney Signs Legislation Protecting Health Care for Delawareans

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

New laws codify ACA consumer protections in Delaware law and provide dental coverage for Medicaid recipients




Medicaid MCOs Embrace YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, August 2, 2019

NEW CASTLE (Aug. 1, 2019) – As a way to improve the health of Delawareans who are covered by Medicaid, while potentially reducing overall health care spending, the Department of Health and Social Services’ two Medicaid managed care organizations are making the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program available to their members who meet eligibility criteria. The […]




Governor Carney Signs Legislation Establishing Infrastructure Fund to Create Jobs

Department of Transportation | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Delaware is investing $3.9 billion to modernize transportation infrastructure through 2025 WILMINGTON, Del. – In front of the Christina River Bridge, Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed Senate Bill 61, legislation that establishes the Transportation Infrastructure Investment Fund (TIIF) to allow businesses to make roadway infrastructure improvements that will support job-creating projects in Delaware. TIIF […]




State, City Leaders Announce Group Violence Intervention (GVI) Project in Wilmington

Criminal Justice | Delaware Health and Social Services | Department of Correction | Department of Justice | Department of Services for Children, Youth and their Families | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Social service agencies will partner with law enforcement to prevent gun violence WILMINGTON, Del. – State of Delaware social service agencies will partner with law enforcement to prevent gun violence in the City of Wilmington under a Group Violence Intervention (GVI) project announced by state and city leaders on Tuesday. Governor John Carney joined Wilmington […]




Governor Carney Signs Legislation to Ban Plastic Bags, Reduce Litter in Delaware

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, July 29, 2019

New laws will ban single-use plastic bags and create a Litter Investigation and Enforcement Fund WILMINGTON, Del. –  At the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary on Monday, Governor John Carney joined members of the General Assembly and environmental advocates to sign House Bill 130 and Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 5, two pieces of […]







  Category: Office of the Governor


ICYMI: Governor Carney Signs Legislation Protecting Health Care for Delawareans

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

New laws codify ACA consumer protections in Delaware law and provide dental coverage for Medicaid recipients




Medicaid MCOs Embrace YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, August 2, 2019

NEW CASTLE (Aug. 1, 2019) – As a way to improve the health of Delawareans who are covered by Medicaid, while potentially reducing overall health care spending, the Department of Health and Social Services’ two Medicaid managed care organizations are making the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program available to their members who meet eligibility criteria. The […]




Governor Carney Signs Legislation Establishing Infrastructure Fund to Create Jobs

Department of Transportation | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Delaware is investing $3.9 billion to modernize transportation infrastructure through 2025 WILMINGTON, Del. – In front of the Christina River Bridge, Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed Senate Bill 61, legislation that establishes the Transportation Infrastructure Investment Fund (TIIF) to allow businesses to make roadway infrastructure improvements that will support job-creating projects in Delaware. TIIF […]




State, City Leaders Announce Group Violence Intervention (GVI) Project in Wilmington

Criminal Justice | Delaware Health and Social Services | Department of Correction | Department of Justice | Department of Services for Children, Youth and their Families | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Social service agencies will partner with law enforcement to prevent gun violence WILMINGTON, Del. – State of Delaware social service agencies will partner with law enforcement to prevent gun violence in the City of Wilmington under a Group Violence Intervention (GVI) project announced by state and city leaders on Tuesday. Governor John Carney joined Wilmington […]




Governor Carney Signs Legislation to Ban Plastic Bags, Reduce Litter in Delaware

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, July 29, 2019

New laws will ban single-use plastic bags and create a Litter Investigation and Enforcement Fund WILMINGTON, Del. –  At the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary on Monday, Governor John Carney joined members of the General Assembly and environmental advocates to sign House Bill 130 and Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 5, two pieces of […]