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New Del. concussion law to protect all athletes, not just those in school-sponsored programs

Sports teams not regulated by Delaware or part of school-sponsored programs will now be subject to stricter guidelines surrounding concussion safety.

That means thousands of kids participating on independent sports teams, such as those run by private schools, travel teams and youth organizations, will have to follow the same concussion regulations that all teams in the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association have been abiding by since 2011. 549 more words

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Fines Increasing For Delaware Drivers Who Text Behind The Wheel

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — Fines are set to double for Delaware drivers caught texting behind the wheel.

Gov. Jack Markell is set to sign the House Bill 302 today which increases penalties for drivers who use their cell phones while they are driving. 26 more words

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OUR FOCUS TURNS TO "THE COUNCIL"

WHO ARE THE MEMBERS OF THE DEFERRED COMPENSATION COMMITTEE?

First of all, it is not very clear who the active members of the Committee are.  I have not been able to find who actually served. 259 more words

Walmart, Home Depot, Walgreens, My Retirement Plan?

Hello Everyone,

Today is the big day.  Later on this afternoon I will have the honor of meeting our Delaware State Treasurer Ken Simpler.  I will use this opportunity to share the thoughts, stories, concerns and ideas that so many people have been sharing with me and other Local Association leaders.  313 more words

ASPPA American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries report

PROTECTING PARTICIPATION

The Impact of Reduced Choice on Participation by School District Employees in 403(b) Plans

PROTECTING PARTICIPATION Debra A. Davis, Esq., LL.M., Dr. Geralyn Miller, Ph.D. 866 more words

WHAT WILL OUR GOVERNOR DO?

DCC Memo to Administration 5-25-2016

The link above is the official letter to Governor Jack Markell and his staff.

It is important to remember that when Governor Markell was the Treasurer of the State of Delaware he championed the State’s Tax Deferred Retirement plans. 

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What Is Wrong With Howard?

Just putting it out there.  Because we are all thinking it…..

We can’t change the past.  Our focus needs to be on why Howard is receiving “special” protection as these bits and pieces of reality slip past their ability to control all aspects of their information dissemination… 77 more words

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