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December 21, 2015

Senate Republicans Respond To DEFAC Revenue Adjustment

(Dover, DE) – Senate Minority Leader Gary Simpson (R-Milford) today responded to the Delaware Economic & Financial Advisory Council’s revised revenue projections. “This is wonderful news,” said Sen. Simpson. “I’m pleased to hear that our private sector is doing better than expected. If these projections hold up, it should give […]
December 29, 2015

Lavelle Responds to DuPont Layoffs

WILMINGTON, DE – Citing reports of a reduction of as many as 1,700 jobs as a result of the Du Pont/Dow Chemical merger, State Sen. Greg Lavelle (R-Sharpley) today called for a renewed effort to make Delaware the most business-friendly state in the nation. “This is very difficult news for […]
February 3, 2016

Lavelle Requests Info On State Water Quality

WILMINGTON, DE – In the wake of news reports from across the country concerning water quality, State Senator Greg Lavelle (R-Sharpley) today asked DNREC Secretary David Small and Public Service Commission Chairman Dallas Winslow for information about the state’s review of drinking water supplies. “The events unfolding in Flint, Michigan […]
February 5, 2016

Bonini Calls On DelDOT to Measure Financial Impact Of US 301 Work on Delawareans

Dover, DE – State Senator Colin Bonini today called upon Delaware Department of Transportation Secretary Jennifer Cohan to track the ZIP codes of any worker who generates income during the US 301 project, which is scheduled to break ground this morning. “I think this project presents a terrific opportunity to […]
February 19, 2016

Senate Republicans Applaud DowDuPont Agriculture Announcement

DOVER, DE – Members of the Delaware Senate Republican Caucus today applauded Dow and DuPont for choosing Delaware as the headquarters for the anticipated agriculture company spinoff from the proposed merger of the two companies. Dow and DuPont previously announced that the specialty products company created by the merger would […]
March 16, 2016

Senate Republicans Announce Support for Housing Coalition Request

The following is a statement from the Delaware Senate Republican Caucus concerning the use of the remaining funds from the Bank of America Settlement: “The intent of the Bank of America settlement was to repair the damage done to communities across Delaware from the mortgage crisis. While it is impossible […]