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Sarah Mueller

Political Reporter

Sarah covers politics for Delaware Public Media. She was a local government reporter for several newspapers before switching to public radio. She previously covered the state legislature as an intern with NPR Illinois while earning her master’s degree in Public Affairs Reporting. She comes to Delaware from Tallahassee, Florida where she also covered state government as a fellow with WFSU. When not working, she enjoys playing with her dog, hiking and reading.

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The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has agreed to reconsider the cost allocation of a $278 million utility transmission line running from New Jersey to the First State.

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Sen. Tom Carper said he’s worried President Donald Trump’s pick for the current U.S Supreme Court vacancy would prevent the criminal prosecution of a sitting president.

The state of Delaware says it needs more time to comply with an open records request from Common Cause Delaware seeking bid information on new voting machines.

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The final progress report on implementing recommendations from the independent review of Vaughn Correctional Center was released Tuesday.

Delaware’s Department of Corrections said it’s making measurable progress on 40 of the 41 recommendations laid out last September.

Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki is apologizing to children asked to leave a city pool because of the religious clothing they were wearing.

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Sen. Chris Coons said President Donald Trump is misusing his national security authority to impose tariffs.

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The Coalition for the Delaware River Watershed is hoping for more federal funding in the fiscal year 2019 budget.

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Delaware schools must now provide more transparency about their use of discipline. Gov. John Carney recently signed legislation that aims to reduce out-of-school suspensions.

James Spadola is hoping to replace retiring State Auditor Tom Wagner this November.

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware is asking to raise rates for next year’s Affordable Care Act insurance plans.

It’s hoping to win approval for a 5.7 percent premium hike.