Governor Jack Markell and other dignitaries spoke about how our heroes of the past can serve as an inspiring lesson to today’s youth, such as the students from Dover’s Central Middle School who were also in attendance.
DOVER – The Checkpoint Strikeforce campaign has set a DUI checkpoint for Friday, February 10. The checkpoint will be conducted by the New Castle County DUI Task Force, in Wilmington.
Governor Markell focuses on Delaware’s largest industry: agriculture. Delaware has 2,480 farms that cover more than 40% of Delaware, over 490,000 acres. Agriculture drives about $8 billion dollar of economic impact each year for Delaware.
Governor’s Weekly Message Transcript: Federal Agriculture Secretary Pledges Support to Delaware Farmers
Most Delawareans, and a growing number of Americans, know that our largest industry is actually agriculture- which drives around $8 billion dollar of economic impact each year.
Governor’s Weekly Message: Budget Priorities: Growing Jobs, Investing in Education, Governing Responsibly
Governor Markell talks about the priorities reflected in the balanced budget proposal he unveiled this week. The proposed Fiscal Year 2013 budget invests in jobs and public education, keeps the state’s commitment to critical areas like public health and safety and balances without the need to raise taxes or add new fees.