Tag: 2015

Constituent Work – December 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

Jill Horner speaks with Delaware State Representative Paul Baumbach about the many ways elected officials respond to constituent requests.  He also discusses how he is able to help residents when they encounter challenges working with our government.

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Earned Income Tax – December 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

Jill Horner speaks with Delaware State Representative Paul Baumbach about the implementation of an earned income tax, the Earned Income Tax program and legislation he is crafting to improve Delaware’s version of the EITC.

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Delaware Gun Laws – November 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Delaware State Representative Paul Baumbach about the the State’s common sense gun laws.  He discusses recent and upcoming legislation aimed to reduce gun violence. Follow on Facebook for updates and details.

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Delaware Bail System – November 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Delaware State Representative Paul Baumbach about weaknesses in our criminal justice system, specifically in our bail system and alternatives to the State’s current bail system

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End of Life Council – September 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

Jill Horner speaks with Delaware State Representative Paul Baumbach about hospice and palliative care in Delaware and his efforts to have Delaware establish an End of Life Council to make recommendations to policymakers on this critical topic.

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Renewable Energy – June 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

June 2015 – Jill Horner speaks with Delaware State Representative Paul Baumbach about his legislation to ensure that future renewable energy benefits are only used for projects which actually only use renewable energy.

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School Referendums – June 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

Jill Horner speaks with Delaware State Representative Paul Baumbach about the challenges that our school districts face with our current system of school funding referenda.

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Real Estate Reassessment – April 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

April 2015, Representative Baumbach discusses Delaware’s broken system of property assessments, and what steps are needed.

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Wilmington Schools – March 2015 Comcast Newmakers

March 2015, Representative Baumbach describes the efforts to determine major changes necessary to improve the quality of all public schools in Wilmington, which have typically suffered from lower funding and lower scores on standardized tests.

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Legislative Process – March 2015 Comcast Newsmakers

Representative Baumbach describes the process in Delaware by which legislation takes between concept and passage.

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