WILMINGTON, Del. (AP/WBOC)- Democratic Congressman John Carney Jr. has won re-election to a second term as Delaware's lone representative in the U.S. House, exit polling shows.
Carney boasted during the campaign about his ability to work with Republicans, including co-sponsoring three bills passed by Congress. He also formed a bipartisan breakfast club with a Republican lawmaker from Ohio.
But Kovach, the outgoing New Castle County president, said Carney almost always votes with fellow Democrats, and that he would do a better job at forging bipartisan relationships. He argued that Delawareans needed balance in their congressional delegation, which for the first time in some 70 years has all three members from the same party.
Monday, May 20 2013 3:25 PM EDT2013-05-20 19:25:46 GMT
OCEAN CITY, Md.- Police say a pedestrian was injured when she was struck by a vehicle in a marked crosswalk in Ocean City over the weekend. Ocean City police said the incident occurred shortly afterMore
Police say a pedestrian was injured when she was struck by a vehicle in a marked crosswalk in Ocean City over the weekend.More
Monday, May 20 2013 3:47 PM EDT2013-05-20 19:47:58 GMT
SEAFORD, Del.- Police have arrested a Seaford couple on robbery and related charges following accusations that they stole a woman's purse in the parking lot of a supermarket. Seaford police said theMore
Police have arrested a Seaford couple on robbery and related charges following accusations that they stole a woman's purse in the parking lot of a supermarket.More
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HARRINGTON,Del.- Harrington police arrested a 42-year-old Smyrna male over the weekend, charging him with his fifth DUI offense.On Saturday, while patrolling Route 13, officers say that they stoppedMore
Harrington police say a weekend traffic stop has led to a 53-year-old woman being charged with her 5th offense DUI.More
A group of homeless people living in the woods in Wicomico County have been forced to pack up their camp and leave. Police said the group was living in the woods in Fruitland near the Wal-Mart shopping center. WBOC's Bill Mich reports.More