Sussex lawyer Murray entering Delaware’s governor race

SEAFORD — Delaware attorney Julianne Murray is entering the race to be Delaware’s next governor. An attorney with the Sussex County-based law offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay, Ms. Murray, a Republican, is known for tackling controversial cases and challenging the status quo in Delaware’s courts. A graduate of Delaware Law School, Ms. Murray has […]

Trump threatens to move Republican National Convention without assurances from governor

President Donald Trump threatened Monday to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state’s Democratic governor doesn’t immediately sign off on allowing a full-capacity gathering in August despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Trump’s tweets about the RNC, planned for Charlotte, come just two days after North Carolina recorded its largest daily […]

Commentary: Will Delaware GOP flail then flop in 2020?

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By Dave Graham Our nation has become polarized by Democratic leadership in the U.S. Congress, which appears bent on resisting, at all costs, our duly elected president, Donald J Trump. Thinking of the Kavanaugh confirmation and Trump impeachment hearings, our savvier Delaware voters would be justified in holding up a mirror to the Democrats in […]

Letter to the Editor: A surreal moment

I literally would not wish cancer on my worst enemy. However in the words of Trump, this is the reason why Rush Limbaugh has received the Medal of Freedom. This medal has previously been given to people who have done good for society, i.e., Mother Theresa , Rosa Parks, etc. To give this metal to […]

Letter to the Editor: Delaware GOP caved to the left

Once again, the Delaware GOP is saddled with a cowardly chairperson. This time it’s the otherwise talented Hon. Jane Brady who is repeating the mistakes of former chair Mike Harrington, who caused the 2018 debacle for the Delaware Republican Party. Brady ditched two hard-working party leaders who had the temerity to engage in free speech […]

Sussex County GOP removes leader accused of anti-Semitism

GEORGETOWN — A Sussex County Republican committee has voted to remove its vice chairwoman after she made comments criticized by some as anti-Semitic. The Sussex County GOP expressed no confidence in Nelly Jordan by just two votes during an hourslong discussion on Monday, news outlets reported. The committee will fill Jordan’s position temporarily until the […]

Letter to the Editor: Jordan issues apology

A few days ago, I used words I shouldn’t have in describing political opponents of the president of the United States. After much reflection and thought, I now realize my words were inappropriate. I apologize for raising questions about a people, a faith, and a culture whose beliefs span a broad political spectrum. No matter […]

Letter to the Editor: No place for intolerance in Republican party

This past week, two incidents have come to light where Republican Party members in Delaware used words that were construed as offensive and hurtful. Because one of those was Mrs. Nelly Jordan, the vice chair of the Sussex County Republican Party, I find it necessary to comment. First and foremost, the Sussex County Republican Party […]

Speak Out: GOP comments

Two local Republican Party officials are under fire for offensive comments made on social media recently, with at least one planning to resign as a result. As reported by a left-leaning Delaware political blog earlier this week, New Castle County Republican Party Chairman Chris Rowe used a word derogatory to gay people, while Sussex County […]

New Castle GOP chairman to resign over Facebook posts

DOVER — Two local Republican Party officials are under fire for offensive comments made on social media recently, with at least one planning to resign as a result. As reported by a left-leaning Delaware political blog earlier this week, New Castle County Republican Party Chairman Chris Rowe used a word derogatory to gay people, while […]