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Jack Markell's Public Statements

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
Issue Position: Jack's Plan for Early Childhood Education
July 3, 2014 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Ensuring Economic Opportunity For All Delawareans
April 14, 2014 Governor Recognizes Delaware Businesses for Commitments to Strengthening State's Workforce
March 5, 2014 Governor Markell Outlines Scholarship Program to Prepare Students for College
Feb. 21, 2014 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Partnering with Colleges and Universities to Train a Competitive Workforce
Feb. 20, 2014 Dropout Report Shows 30-Year Low in Percentage of Students Leaving School
Jan. 23, 2014 2014 State of the State
Dec. 12, 2013 DE Children's Dept. Cuts Ribbon on Juvenile Multi-Purpose Education Facility
Nov. 25, 2013 Recipients of $2.1M in After School Prevention Funding Announced
Nov. 22, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Bringing Innovation Into Delaware Classrooms
Sept. 25, 2013 Governor Markell and Lt. Governor Denn Join DE Children's Dept. to Announce Recipients of Mini Grants for After School Programming
Sept. 6, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message: Raising the Bar for Student Success
Aug. 23, 2013 Charter School of Wilmington Team Takes 7th Place at 2013 North American Envirothon in Montana
Aug. 16, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Providing Positive Experiences for Delaware Youth
July 23, 2013 Governor's World Language Expansion Program Receives Plaudits after First Year
July 19, 2013 Delaware Student Assessment Scores Show Progress, While Highlighting Challenges
July 5, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Making Progress for Delaware's Future
April 26, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Preparing Our Students by Supporting Our Educators
March 22, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message: Celebrating Student Research, Supporting STEM Education
Feb. 8, 2013 Roll Call - Markell and Fallin: Nation's Fiscal Health Depends on Flexible Federalism
Feb. 1, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Preparing For Our Future by Strengthening Our Schools
Jan. 30, 2013 World Language Immersion Program Expands for 2013-2014 School Year
Jan. 24, 2013 Governor Proposes Investments in Job Growth, Stronger Schools while Governing Responsibly
Jan. 18, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Investing in the Well-Being of Our Children
Jan. 17, 2013 2013 Delaware State of the State
Sept. 14, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Delaware Becoming First in School Safety
Sept. 10, 2012 Governor Signs SB 233, Omnibus School Safety Act
Sept. 7, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: A New School Year With New Challenges
Aug. 31, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Labor Day -- Working for our Future
Aug. 10, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: World Languages for Worldwide Jobs
July 27, 2012 Governor Signs Two Bills to Combat Bullying and Help Protect Our Children
June 1, 2012 Murphy Sworn in as New Secretary of Education
June 1, 2012 Governor Markell's Weekly Message Transcript: Graduation: Doing Something That Matters
May 11, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message: Celebrating Prom and Graduation Season Safely
May 4, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message: Making Delaware's Case to Major Employers
April 5, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: STEM Council Aides Students in Competing for Global Jobs
March 23, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message: Making Progress Together on Our Race to the Top
March 22, 2012 Governor Signs Two Education Bills into Law to Help Districts Recruit Great Teachers
March 9, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message: Fastest Growing Employers Say Strong Schools Critical To Job Creation
Feb. 24, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: "I Love to Read" Month
Feb. 17, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Focus on Jobs in Delaware and at NGA
Jan. 28, 2012 Governor Markell Announces New Funding For Financial Literacy Programs
Jan. 27, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript -- Budget Priorities: Growing Jobs, Investing in Education, Governing Responsibly
Jan. 20, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Delaware's Time to Lead
Jan. 19, 2012 Delaware State of the State Address 2012
Jan. 6, 2012 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Legislative Focus Remains on Jobs
Dec. 30, 2011 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Happy New Year
Dec. 16, 2011 Delaware Wins Federal Race to the Top -- Early Learning Challenge
Nov. 10, 2011 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Saluting our Veterans and Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Delaware's PTA
Oct. 21, 2011 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript -- Delaware's Teacher of the Year: Amber Augustus
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