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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 faces some difficult choices on funding for Delaware’s colleges and universities.


The First State’s three casinos could see less state relief than they were hoping for.


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State senators could vote on legislation banning assault style weapons next week. Senate President Pro Tem David McBride (D-Hawk's Nest) put it on Tuesday’s agenda even though it failed to get out of committee.


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Legislation banning abortions once fetuses reach 20 weeks of development failed to advance out of a state Senate committee yesterday Wednesday.


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Legislation establishing paid family leave for state workers in Delaware is heading to the state Senate.


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Delaware State Rep. Helene Keeley and State Sen. Margaret Rose Henry are making a final push to pass legislation legalizing recreational pot.

State Rep. Mike Mulrooney (D-Pennwood) has decided not to run for another term.

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Legislation allowing deer hunting on Sundays in the First State easily passed the State Senate. It now heads to the House.


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Equality Delaware opposes changes to the state’s draft anti-discrimination policy on transgender students.


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Gov. John Carney will soon decide whether to ban conversion therapy in the First State.


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