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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 Delaware House has introduced legislation updating its rules on addressing sexual harassment complaints.The proposal would clearly define how complaints would be made and investigated.


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Gov. John Carney (D-Delaware) plans to make education a top priority this year.


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Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle found things to like in Gov. Carney’s State of the State address.

But that doesn’t mean Carney will get widespread support for them.

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Lawmakers in the House Economic Development, Banking, Insurance and Commerce Committee killed proposed right-to-work legislation.

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The Delaware Senate passed legislation Tuesday revamping the state’s bail system. Bill sponsors say allowing poor people to sit in jail because they can’t afford bail criminalizes poverty.


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Delaware lawmakers are trying again to pass legislation expanding the number of people with mental illness banned from possessing guns.

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Delaware lawmakers are updating their sexual harassment policies after many allegations have popped up in statehouses across the U.S.


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Some Republican lawmakers are trying again to change how Delaware sets its prevailing wage rate. They said the current method inflates the costs of public works projects.


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This could be the year the General Assembly passes paid family leave for state employees.


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State lawmakers recently participated in a workshop designed to help them work together better.


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