Latest Delaware state government News

State panel presents final revenue projections before Delaware lawmakers vote on budget bills

Jun. 17, 2024 18:08 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The panel that sets Delaware’s official revenue estimates made only minor tweaks to its projections Monday as lawmakers prepare to vote in the coming days on budget bills for the fiscal year starting July 1. The Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council...

Jurors in Hunter Biden’s gun trial begin deliberating whether he’s guilty of federal firearm charges

Jun. 10, 2024 20:42 PM EDT

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Jurors in Hunter Biden’s gun trial began deliberating Monday whether the president’s son is guilty of federal firearms charges over a revolver he bought in 2018 when prosecutors say he was addicted to crack cocaine. Hunter Biden is charged with three...

Delaware lawmakers OK bill enabling board of political appointees to oversee hospital budgets

May. 21, 2024 18:50 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The state House on Tuesday gave final approval to a bill aimed at curtailing the increase in health care costs in Delaware by establishing a state board with authority to impose budgets on the state’s largest hospitals. The legislation passed the House on a...