Ending Mandatory Juvenile Shackling
Apologizing for Historic Injustices
Investing in Infrastructure - US 301
Bravery in the Line of Fire
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May19

Building upon the established Delaware Medical Marijuana Act, a bipartisan group of legislators introduced a measure Thursday that would expand the use of medical marijuana to patients with terminal illnesses.

May12

Contract negotiations between Bayhealth Medical Center and the state’s largest health insurance provider, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware, are at a standstill. If these parties fail to reach agreement by next week, thousands of Delaware state employees, retirees and their families who rely on Bayhealth, or who utilize the services of Bayhealth hospitals in Dover and Milford, will lose access to care if they are insured by Highmark.

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It is past time for us to simply pay lip service to the importance of a healthy family and to actually do something about it, and with that in mind, now is the time for Delaware to “Lead on Leave.” Right now, our state is in a prime position to become one of only a handful of states that offer its public employees paid maternity and paternity leave when they become parents.

We write to encourage you to urge your colleagues and President Obama to provide Puerto Rico with the tools to create a pathway to economic recovery. In June 2015, Puerto Rico’s Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla declared the Commonwealth’s $72 billion debt “not payable” and the government effectively ran out of cash to continue operating.