CRI News


The Pending Budget Crisis in Delaware-Get Candidates on the Record

The Pending Budget Crisis in Delaware-Get Candidates on the Record By Charlie Copeland, Director, Center for Economic & Fiscal Policy (May 13, 2024)   "Responsibly managing our state budget remains a priority." - Governor John Carney Budget Proposal Introducto...
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No Need for a ‘Hospital Review Board’ in Delaware

No Need for a 'Hospital Review Board' in Delaware By Christopher Casscells, MD, Stacie Beck, PhD, and John Toedtman Center for Health Policy May 2, 2024     We commend Representative Valerie Longhurst's efforts to rein in hospital costs in Del...
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School Freedom Billboard Initiative Sparks Urgent Call for Education Reform in Delaware

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   School Freedom Billboard Initiative Sparks Urgent Call for Education Reform in Delaware     (Newark, DE., March 28, 2024)-The Caesar Rodney Institute (CRI) announces the launch of the School Freedom Billboard Initiative, a ground...
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Caesar Rodney Institute Releases 2nd Annual 'Delaware Report Card' on Governance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2024   Caesar Rodney Institute Releases 2nd Annual 'Delaware Report Card' on Governance  (CLICK HERE to view the report card.)     NEWARK, DE--The Caesar Rodney Institute (CRI) announces the release ...
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Elongated COVID-19 ‘Emergency’ Severely Damaged Delaware

Elongated COVID-19 'Emergency' Severely Damaged Delaware Balancing powers between Executive and Legislative branches in emergencies By Charlie Copeland, Director Center for Economic & Fiscal Policy April 11, 2024     "NOW, THEREFORE, I, JOH...
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Navigating Reform: Legislative Priorities to Improve Delaware K-12 Education

Navigating Reform: Legislative Priorities to Improve Delaware K-12 Education Charting a path to excellence in the state's education system By Dr. Tanya Hettler,PhD, Director Center for Education Excellence March 21, 2024     Despite Delawa...
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Parental Rights at Crossroads: Failure to Safeguard Minors in Delaware Legislation

Parental Rights at Crossroads: Failure to Safeguard Minors in Delaware Legislation By Greg Lavelle CRI Contributor & Former Delaware Senator February 26, 2024     Last month, Delaware's Senate Education Committee met for the first time in 2024. One of the b...
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Go West young Delaware techie...

Go West young Delaware techie... CA, OR, & WA receive almost 20% of Delaware's net outbound migration.   By Charlie Copeland, Director Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending January 26, 2024     Our previou...
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Delaware Schools Need Accountability, Not More Money

Delaware Schools Need Accountability, Not More Money   By Dr. Tanya Hettler, PhD Center for Education Excellence January 5, 2024     On Monday, December 12th, 2023, the Delaware Department of Education(DDOE) released an Education Funding Stud...
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Delawareans are Moving to these Three Southeast States

Delawareans are Moving to these Three Southeast States FL, TX, and NC receive almost one-third of Delaware's net outbound migration.   By Charlie Copeland, Director Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending December 22, 2023   &...
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