Jack Marell http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Delaware Governor Calls for Investments During State of the State Speech http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delaware-governor-calls-investments-during-state-state-speech <p>Dover (AP) - Governor jack Markell is asking state lawmakers for $2 million to leverage federal funds aimed at boosting scientific research in Delaware.</p><p>In his State of the State address yesterday, Markell touted work being done at the University of Delaware's Science, Technology and Advanced Research, or STAR campus.&nbsp;</p><p>To encourage more research efforts, Markell asked lawmakers to create a $2 million matching grant program that would leverage federal research dollars and help create jobs.</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 13:26:54 +0000 Don Rush 48146 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delaware Governor Calls for Investments During State of the State Speech