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Legislative Update

Daily during Morning Edition & All Things Considered (during General Assembly session)

Delaware Public Media Political Reporters cover the state's General Assembly each and every day lawmakers are in session.  You can hear in-depth reports on what's happening at Legislative Hall during both Morning Edition and All Things Considered. 

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The Joint Capital Improvement Committee is endorsing the $580 million deal leasing the Port of Wilmington to private operator Gulftainer.


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Legislation to ban the sale of powdered alcohol in Delaware has been introduced in the General Assembly.

 


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Legislation banning child marriages was released from a Delaware House committee Wednesday.

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Gov. John Carney (D-Delaware) signed off on tougher penalties for people who get guns through straw purchases Wednesday.


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State Rep. Larry Mitchell is introducing legislation to ban high capacity magazines.


A marketing campaign to attract tenants for vacant commercial properties in Downtown Dover could be used in other cities across Delaware to create more small businesses.


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Legislation that recently passed the Delaware Senate aims to reduce out-of-school suspensions by encouraging non-punitive disciplinary measures.


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Delaware Attorney General Matt Denn hopes the General Assembly will put more funding towards expanding addiction treatment beds and confronting gun violence in the state.


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Delaware health insurers could soon start covering fertility health services. The proposal recently passed the Delaware Senate.


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Women in Delaware prisons who lack fresh feminine hygiene products are at greater risk for health problems.


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