This Week in Dover

This Week in Dover

by James DeChene Following a week where Governor Carney released his ‘State of the State for Delaware’, outlining his priorities that included Coastal Zone Act…

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Healthcare Jobs on the Rise, Manufacturing Jobs Decline

Healthcare Jobs on the Rise, Manufacturing Jobs Decline

by Mark DiMaio In 2000, Delaware had a 65+ population of 103,000 and by 2015, the 65+ population had grown by 56,000 to 159,000 people….

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Delaware's Aging Population

Delaware’s Aging Population

by Mark DiMaio Only one age demographic of Delawareans is expected to grow significantly over the next 33 years and that’s our 65+ population. According…

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A Critical Moment in the 10th Senate District

A Critical Moment in the 10th Senate District

by Chip Rossi DSCC Chairman of the Board The Delaware State Chamber of Commerce Board of Governors met with the candidates for the special election…

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Reminder of Saturday’s Special Election

Reminder of Saturday’s Special Election

by James DeChene A reminder for residents of the 10th Senate District, as if you needed one with all the mailers, ads, door knockers and…

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Gov. Carney's First Executive Order

Gov. Carney’s First Executive Order

by James DeChene Following the inauguration this week of Governor Carney and Lt. Governor Hall-Long, two items of interest to the State Chamber were unveiled….

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This Week in Dover

This Week in Dover

by James DeChene The members of the 149th General Assembly were sworn in this week. Both houses, and both parties, acknowledged the hard work they…

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Other States Facing Similar Budget Woes as Delaware

Other States Facing Similar Budget Woes as Delaware

by James DeChene The Wall Street Journal reported this week that at Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy’s state of the state address, he called on state…

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Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) cuts official state revenue forecast

Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) cuts official state revenue forecast

by Mark DiMaio Delaware’s projected state revenues have deceased by an additional $26 million over DEFAC’s September 2016 revenue forecast. DEFAC now projects that state…

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Kudos for Potential Port Expansion Purchase

Kudos for Potential Port Expansion Purchase

by James DeChene Last week news broke that the Diamond State Port Corporation has agreed to purchase the Edge Moor facility from Chemours in an effort…

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