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House Passes Background Check Bill

The Delaware House of Representatives passes background check bill, legislation that will require criminal history checks in connection with virtually all gun sales.




Governor Markell Asks Delawareans to observe moment of silence for victims of school shooting

Governor Markell asks Delawareans to observe a moment of silence in memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School school.




Governor Markell: In the aftermath of Sandy Hook Elementary School Violence in Connecticut

The Governor discusses mental health concerns, school safety and guns after the Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy.




Statement of Governor Markell Regarding Elementary School Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the families affected by this unbelievable act of violence,” said Governor Markell. “I echo the sentiments of President Obama – as a country, we have been through this too many times. We offer our compassion and condolences to the community of Newtown, Connecticut, as we all struggle to process what has happened today and how we move forward to a place of peace.”




Thousands of Firearms Turned in During Gun Buy Back

Delaware citizens overwhelming supported today’s Gun Buy Back turning in thousands of firearms. Delaware State troopers, Wilmington police and New Castle County police collected a variety of firearms including assault weapons, handguns, shotguns, and rifles at two locations.







 Pages Tagged With: "guns"

House Passes Background Check Bill

The Delaware House of Representatives passes background check bill, legislation that will require criminal history checks in connection with virtually all gun sales.




Governor Markell Asks Delawareans to observe moment of silence for victims of school shooting

Governor Markell asks Delawareans to observe a moment of silence in memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School school.




Governor Markell: In the aftermath of Sandy Hook Elementary School Violence in Connecticut

The Governor discusses mental health concerns, school safety and guns after the Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy.




Statement of Governor Markell Regarding Elementary School Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the families affected by this unbelievable act of violence,” said Governor Markell. “I echo the sentiments of President Obama – as a country, we have been through this too many times. We offer our compassion and condolences to the community of Newtown, Connecticut, as we all struggle to process what has happened today and how we move forward to a place of peace.”




Thousands of Firearms Turned in During Gun Buy Back

Delaware citizens overwhelming supported today’s Gun Buy Back turning in thousands of firearms. Delaware State troopers, Wilmington police and New Castle County police collected a variety of firearms including assault weapons, handguns, shotguns, and rifles at two locations.