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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
May 14, 2009 Gov. Markell, Sen. McDowell, and Rep. Longhurst Announce Energy Efficiency Legislation to Save Families and Businesses Money and Spur Economic Opportunity
May 13, 2009 Markell: Legislature's Passage of Sports Lottery and Revenue Package Is An Important Step to Meet Delaware's Budget Challenge; Time for State To Partner With Racinos to Make Sports Lottery a Success
May 13, 2009 Gov. Markell, Sen. Marshall, Rep. Short Stand Up to Financial Predators
May 12, 2009 Markell: Delaware Joins Multi-State Commitment to Chart New Course for Chesapeake Bay Recovery
May 11, 2009 To Reduce Repeat Offenses, Governor Markell Releases Re-entry Plan
May 7, 2009 Markell Proposes Increased DUI Fines to Deter Drunk Driving
May 7, 2009 Markell's First Governor's Prayer Breakfast Highlights "Service Beyond Self"
May 7, 2009 Governor Markell: Delaware State Government Will Open Checkbook to Public
May 4, 2009 Vice President Biden, Gov. Markell, Underscore Renewable Energy Potential on Outer Continental Shelf
May 1, 2009 $1.96 Million in Recovery Act Funds for the Delaware Army National Guard Announced by Gov. Markell, Senators Carper and Kaufman and Lt. Gov Denn
April 30, 2009 Markell Requests Advisory Assistance from CDC; Small Team Will Come to Delaware
April 29, 2009 Delaware's Response to Probable Swine Flu Cases Is ‘Being Driven by the Best Professional Advice Available'
April 28, 2009 Let's Get to Work: An Agenda for Economic Recovery, Government Reform, Improvements in Education Excellence & A Balanced Budget
April 27, 2009 Markell Announces $19.5 Million Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in Delaware to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
April 22, 2009 Markell Stands Up to Financial Predators
April 21, 2009 Markell Announces Key Lease Extension at the Port of Wilmington; Unveils Plans to Help Del. Businesses
April 20, 2009 Markell Launches Small Business LIFT
April 20, 2009 Markell Signs Bill to Help Attract More Quality Teachers to Delaware's Schools
April 10, 2009 Markell, Legislators Identify Nearly $13 Million in Additional Savings
April 9, 2009 Markell Announces Underage Drinking Prevention Campaign
April 8, 2009 Markell, Denn Unveil Education Reform Legislation
April 8, 2009 Statement by Governor Charlie Crist Regarding the Passover Holiday
April 8, 2009 State of Delaware to Implement New Online Payroll System
April 3, 2009 Markell Announces List of Transportation Projects Receiving Funding from the Federal Economic Recovery Package
April 2, 2009 Markell Lays Out Environmental Vision for Delaware
March 26, 2009 New Law Helps Firefighters Answer the Call
March 24, 2009 Markell Addresses the Importance of Health Care Partnerships
March 23, 2009 Gov. Markell Joins Sens. Carper and Kaufman to Announce $38 Million to Increase Delaware's Energy Efficiency
March 13, 2009 Governor Crist Meets with Tampa Bay Area Business Leaders,Visits Middle School
March 13, 2009 Lt. Gov. Denn Will Serve as Delaware's Stimulus Czar
March 10, 2009 Delaware Joins "Tough Choices Or Tough Times" Multi-State Consortium
March 5, 2009 Delaware Will Partner with Federal Stimulus Funds to Help More Delawareans Achieve the American Dream, Spur Economy
March 4, 2009 Markell: Delaware Must Focus on Long-Term Job Growth to Overcome Historic Rise in Unemployment
March 4, 2009 Markell Education Reform Agenda Supports Educators, Fosters Innovation, Demands Accountability
March 3, 2009 Markell: DNREC Should Seek Seat at the Table During Critical Energy Discussion
March 1, 2009 Markell Applauds President's Nomination of Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to Head Health and Human Services
Feb. 26, 2009 Markell Unveils New Way to Connect Farmers, Consumers
Feb. 18, 2009 Markell Welcomes 100+ to Delaware Green Building Conference
Feb. 18, 2009 Stimulus Package Will Create Jobs, Fund Critical Infrastructure Improvements
Feb. 16, 2009 Delaware Becomes National Leader in Climate Prosperity Strategies
Feb. 12, 2009 Markell Slashes $28.7 million From Fiscal 2009 Shortfall
Feb. 9, 2009 Stimulus Spending Priorities Will Create Jobs, Address Infrastructure Needs
Feb. 5, 2009 Governor Markell Briefs School Chiefs on Delaware's Historic Budget Challenge
Feb. 3, 2009 Letter to President Barrack Obama
Jan. 30, 2009 Governor Markell Boosts Confidence in State Government
Jan. 29, 2009 Governor Markell Launches 'Reality Check' Briefings on the Budget Challenge
Jan. 29, 2009 Markell Encourages More Delawareans to Volunteer
Jan. 26, 2009 Reduce Crime, Cut Costs by Reducing Repeat Offenses
Jan. 23, 2009 Governor Markell Encourages Delawareans to Join Him in a Weekend of Service
Jan. 23, 2009 Governor Markell Begins Term Facing Historic Unemployment
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