- House OKs bill allowing concealed guns for abuse victims Updated: Feb-03-16 1:42 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia's Republican-led House of Delegates has approved a bill that would allow people who are protected by a protective order to carry a concealed handgun without a permit.
- Delaware lawmakers begin eyeing Markell's budget proposal Updated: Feb-02-16 2:15 am
DOVER, Delaware - Members of the General Assembly's budget-writing committee are ready to begin delving into Gov. Jack Markell's proposed $4.1 billion operating budget for the upcoming fiscal year.
- Lawmakers eye changes to Delaware habitual offender law Updated: Jan-27-16 1:49 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Democratic lawmakers are proposing changes to Delaware's habitual offender law.
- Delaware lawmakers divided over minimum wage increase Updated: Jan-26-16 7:49 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Legislation to increase Delaware's $8.25 minimum wage by $2 over four years has generated sharp discussion in the state Senate.
- Delaware lawmakers eye unpaid property taxes Updated: Jan-26-16 3:15 am
DOVER, Delaware - The state House is set to vote on a bill that allows Delaware officials to intercept income tax refunds of people who have not paid their school and property taxes.
- Lawmakers reject veto override vote on school test bill Updated: Jan-14-16 7:41 pm
DOVER, Delaware - An effort to override Gov. Jack Markell's veto of a bill allowing Delaware school students to opt out of standardized tests fizzled Thursday when House members refused to suspend rules to consider the issue.
- Delaware House approves resolution apologizing for slavery Updated: Jan-14-16 5:17 pm
WILMINGTON, Delaware - The state House has approved a resolution apologizing for Delaware's role in slavery and wrongs committed against blacks during the Jim Crow era.
- Delaware lawmakers eye corporate income tax changes Updated: Jan-13-16 7:27 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Lawmakers are eyeing legislation that revises Delaware's corporate income tax system in an effort to eliminate disincentives for multistate firms to hire workers and build or expand facilities in the state.
- Delaware House panel eyes court access bill Updated: Jan-13-16 4:16 am
DOVER, Delaware - A House panel is set to consider a bill that could make the workings of Delaware's Family Court system more transparent.