Latest Delaware State General Assembly News

Democrats solidify control of Delaware government

Nov. 09, 2022 02:50 AM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware Democrats solidified their hold on state government Tuesday, winning all statewide races and picking up another seat in the state Senate. Democrats went into the election already in control of both chambers of the General Assembly, the governor’s...

Rochester defeats Murphy again in Delaware House contest

Nov. 08, 2022 21:16 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester won reelection to Delaware’s lone seat in the U.S. House on Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Lee Murphy to win a fourth term in Congress. The race was a repeat of 2020, when Blunt Rochester easily defeated Murphy. ...

Democrat Lisa Rochester wins reelection to U.S. House in Delaware's 1st Congressional District

Nov. 08, 2022 20:44 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Lisa Rochester wins reelection to U.S. House in Delaware's 1st Congressional District.

Democratic incumbents spending big in final days of campaign

Nov. 07, 2022 17:56 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Spending in the waning days of this year’s campaign season by some Delaware Democrats seeking to remain in office has dwarfed that of their Republican challengers, according to finance reports. For the three-week period ending Nov. 1, Democratic state Sen....

Rochester, Murphy face off again in Delaware House contest

Nov. 07, 2022 14:48 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The only federal race on Delaware’s ballot this year is a rematch between incumbent Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester and Republican Lee Murphy for the state’s lone U.S. House seat. Blunt Rochester, a former state labor secretary, was elected to the House in 2016...