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Jack Markell's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Jack Markell
Office: Governor (DE), Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carla, 2 Children: Michael, Molly
Birth Date: 11/26/1960
Birth Place: Newark, DE
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Judaism
Date Title
Jack Markell Proposes Swift Response to Gun Crimes
Issue Position: Jack Markell's Plan for a Safer Delaware
July 11, 2014 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Giving Every Delawarean a Fair Shot
July 9, 2014 Governor Signs Criminal Justice Reforms into Law
June 26, 2014 Final Piece of Governor's Criminal Justice Reform Package Passes General Assembly
June 25, 2014 Third Piece of Governor's Criminal Justice Reform Package Passes General Assembly
June 24, 2014 Delaware Steps Up Fight to Protect Kids from Child Predators
June 18, 2014 Sentencing Reform Legislation Passes General Assembly
May 8, 2014 Governor Bans the Box for Delaware Public Employees
May 5, 2014 Governor Markell Establishes Youth Re-Entry Education Task Force
Jan. 11, 2014 Laurel Schools Use New Web-Based Portal to Highlight its School Safety Planning
July 31, 2013 Statement by Governor on Report Released by Delaware Criminal Justice Council
July 2, 2013 Governor Markell Signs Good Samaritan Bill to Prevent Overdose Deaths
April 1, 2013 DE Children's Department Launches Child Abuse Prevention Month
March 1, 2013 Governor Nominates Law Enforcement Leader and Experienced Policy Expert for Two Cabinet Posts
Feb. 15, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Finding Hope in the Wake of Tragedies
Feb. 11, 2013 Governor Markell Issues Detailed Statement In Response to Courthouse Shooting in Wilmington
Feb. 11, 2013 Statement by Governor Markell Regarding Courthouse Shooting in Wilmington
Jan. 16, 2013 Governor Voices Support for White House Plan to Protect Children and Communities by Reducing Gun Violence
Dec. 14, 2012 Statement of Governor Markell Regarding Elementary School Shooting in Newtown, Connetictcut
Sept. 28, 2012 Governor Proclaims October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Delaware
Sept. 14, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Delaware Becoming First in School Safety
Sept. 12, 2012 Stronger Protections for Abused Children Signed Into Law
Aug. 16, 2012 Governor Signs Bill to Better Protect Abused Children
Aug. 9, 2012 Governor Signs Justice Reinvestment Act
Aug. 3, 2012 Governor Signs Bill Enhancing Delaware's Definition of Cruelty to Animals
June 14, 2012 Delaware to Observe World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
April 5, 2012 State Launches Month-Long Awareness Effort to Stop Child Abuse
Jan. 17, 2012 Statement of Governor Jack Markell Regarding the Commutation of Sentence of Robert Gattis
Jan. 6, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Legislative Focus Remains on Jobs
Dec. 16, 2011 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: A Community Call to Action -- Buying Back Dangerous Weapons
Oct. 28, 2011 Women's Work Release Center Renamed after State Representative Hazel Plant
Oct. 7, 2011 Governor's Weekly Message: Helping Survivors of Domestic Violence
Sept. 27, 2011 Highway Safety Officials Concerned as Number of Unbelted Traffic Deaths Rise and Statewide Seat Belt Use Rate Falls Slightly
Sept. 23, 2011 A Life of Service: Remembering Sgt. Szczerba
Aug. 18, 2011 Governor Markell, Governor O'Malley Announce New Information Sharing Initiative
Aug. 5, 2011 Making Public Safety a Public Priority
Aug. 3, 2011 Governor Signs Bill Cracking Down on Repeat DUI Offenders
Aug. 2, 2011 Governor Signs Law to Bring More Resources to the Fight Against Violent Crime
July 25, 2011 Governor Announces Bipartisan Effort to Improve Public Safety Efficiency & Effectiveness
July 15, 2011 Moving Delaware Forward: Public Safety Legislation
July 13, 2011 Governor Signs Responsible Gun Safety Measures into Law
July 8, 2011 Fourth of July: Strong Nation, Strong State
June 14, 2011 Biden, Markell, Lawmakers Unveil Plan Targeting Hardcore Drunk Drivers
April 1, 2011 "Operation Pressure Point" Stopping Violence - Tackling Crime
March 29, 2011 "Operation: Pressure Point" Coordinates Efforts to Crack Down on Violent Crime Statewide
Oct. 4, 2010 Governor Declares October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Aug. 27, 2010 Blog: Governor's Weekly Message to Delawareans
Aug. 25, 2010 Governor Signs Raising Minimum Age for Mandatory Reporting for Misdemeanors
Aug. 18, 2010 Governor Signs SB 205 -- Delaware's Move Over Law
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