Jack Markell - Quotes

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As one of the first employees at a small cellular phone start-up called Nextel, I gained firsthand experience in how a business grows from an idea to a company that, at its peak, employed many thousands. ---->>>

Delaware is the only state east of the Rockies that is allowed under federal law to offer sports betting. ---->>>

So, for me the town hall meetings are really an opportunity to engage in two-way dialogue with people, and they've been very helpful. ---->>>

As governor, I'm spending my time focused in three areas: creating jobs, reducing the expense of government and schools. ---->>>

The number of business leaders who asked me to lower their taxes can be counted on one hand. ---->>>

My focus on the budget, though, has played second fiddle to what I believe is even more important - creating jobs. ---->>>

My own experience, though, as a business executive and as a governor, tells me that businesses are interested in a lot more than a low tax rate when they decide where to locate. ---->>>

But I'm a big believer that government does not have a monopoly on good ideas. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 11-26, 1960
Occupation: Politician

Jack Alan Markell (born November 26, 1960) is an American politician who was the 73rd Governor of Delaware from 2009 to 2017. Markell is a member of the Democratic Party. Born in Newark, Delaware, Markell is a graduate of Brown University and the University of Chicago. Markell entered a career in business, working as a banker, consultant and senior manager for First Chicago Corporation, McKinsey & Company and Comcast Corporation (wikipedia)