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Jack Markell  |  Contributor

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Jack Markell, a Democrat, served as governor of Delaware from 2009 to 2017 and as chair of the National Governors Association in 2012-13. Before being elected governor, he served three terms as state treasurer. Previously, he worked in senior management positions at Nextel and Comcast, as a consultant with McKinsey & Co. and as a banker at First Chicago Corp.

Markell holds an undergraduate degree from Brown University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

THE FUTURE OF Finance

The Governors Need Federal Support, and They Need It Quickly

The Trump administration fears that more federal fiscal aid would be a disincentive for state political leaders to reopen their economies. But they're as eager as anyone to get people back to work.

April 28, 2020
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Voices of the GOVERNING Institute

The Governors’ Bipartisan Opportunity to Reform Criminal Justice

States don't need to wait for Washington to act. They can build on the substantial progress some of them have already made.

December 11, 2018
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