Media

07.14.10  "Boat parade winners named"
LEWES -- This year's 21st annual Lewes Independence Day Boat Parade, jointly sponsored by the Overfalls Foundation, Friends of the Lewes Canalfront Park and the Lewes Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, attracted 26 registered boats and a few unregistered boats that joined the parade.  »
07.09.10  "Big win for Delaware's amateur radio operators"
A big win for mobile ham radio operations in Delaware. This with word that, in a unanimous vote, both houses of that states legislature passed an amendment to a Delaware house bill that outlaws mobile use of 'two-way communication' devices, but now specifically allows amateur radio use.  »
06.28.10  "State Rep. Ruth Briggs King files to run for re-election"
State Rep. Ruth Briggs King has filed to run for re-election to her House seat. Briggs King, won executive vice president of the Sussex County Association of Realtors, in the 37th District in Sussex County last year in a special election. She now faces Democrat Frank Shade, Sussex County‚Äôs director of purchasing and fleet management.  »
09.10.09  "Hopefuls stake out positions in 37th"
There are plenty of issues that Rob Robinson and Ruth Briggs King disagree on. They're split on the issue of the proposed Del Pointe casino project -- he supports it, she's not sure.  »
09.10.09  "Ruth Briggs King, Republican Candidate for the Special Election on Sept. 12"
Special elections for the 37th district are more than anyone can think: If the Democrats win this race, they would have the necessary majorities in both chambers, along with the governor.  »
09.09.09  "37th District: Briggs King has fundraising edge on Robinson"
With campaign finance reports due Sept. 4, Republican candidate Ruth Briggs King holds a roughly $26,000 edge on Democratic candidate Rob Robinson Jr., as the two head down the final stretch before Saturday's special election.  »
09.06.09  "Briggs King, Robinson take on issues in 37th District representative race"
Republican Ruth Briggs King and Democrat Rob Robinson, both of Georgetown, are running for the 37th Representative District House seat, a district created after the 2000 U.S. Census: Constituents in Georgetown, residents along a slim line on Route 9, the City of Lewes and residents living north of Millsboro are all eligible to vote in the Saturday, Sept. 12 special election.  »
09.03.09  "We don't need more government double-dippers"
Double- dippers receive one check for being a legislator and one check for a government funded job or pension. They have a vested interest in government-funded jobs.  »
09.03.09  "Vote Ruth Briggs King (editorial Sussex Countian)"
Those who know Ruth Briggs King, the candidate for Representative of the 37th District, know that she has both the expertise and the "want to" that can make Sussex County a better place to live and work.  »
09.01.09  "37th District hopefuls clash at first debate: Robinson, Briggs King trade charges in Lewes"
At the first debate in a brief, special-election campaign for the 37th House District seat, Democrat Rob Robinson and Republican Ruth Briggs King swiped at each other, trading accusations in an attempt to sway voters.  »
08.31.2009  "37th District deserves a clean, issue-oriented race"
The special election for the 37th District seat is important. The loss of this seat for Republicans would create a super majority for Democrats.  »
08.27.2009  "2 candidates get 2 forums in 2 weeks"
The candidates for the 37th District House seat will meet at two forums over the next two weeks.  »
08.19.2009  "Special election in Sussex likely goes GOP again"
The upcoming special election in the 37th Representative District is an interesting twist of ironies beginning with the mother of the Democratic candidate.  »
08.19.2009  "37th District: Lewes debate set for Aug. 28"
The Lewes Homeowners' Association will hold an Aug. 28 debate between 37th District candidates Ruth Briggs King (R) and Robert Robinson Jr. (D).  »
08.13.2009  "Republican Briggs King launches House seat campaign"
With Republican leaders positioning her election as the only thing blocking complete one-party rule in Delaware, Republican Ruth Briggs King launched her campaign for the 37th House District seat today.  »
08.13.2009  "Briggs King kicks off 37th District campaign"
At events in Lewes and Georgetown, Republican candidate Ruth Briggs King on Thursday officially launched her campaign to fill the vacant seat in the 37th Representative District.  »
08.11.2009  "Ruth Briggs King to make announcement"
The media is invited two events this week when Ruth Briggs King will announce her candidacy for the 37th Representative District seat, being vacated by former State Representative Joe Booth who was elected to the State Senate earlier this month in a special election.  »
08.10.2009  "37th District: Special election set for Sept. 12"
It's about to be another short campaign season in Sussex County, as newly-chosen nominees of the two major political parties prepare to pound the pavement and rally their constituents for an election that is barely more than a month away.  »
08.09.2009  "Briggs King as 37th District R-candidate"
Sussex Republicans have chosen county Realtors association executive vice president Ruth Briggs King as their nominee for the recently vacated House seat that opened when Sen. Joe Booth won the position left open by Thurman Adams.  »
08.09.2009  "37th District: Republicans select Ruth Briggs King"
Sussex County Association of Realtors' Executive Vice President Ruth Briggs King has been nominated by county Republicans to run against Democratic candidate Robert Robinson Jr. in the 37th District special election to replace Joe Booth.  »

Media from the Campaign Trail


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"Ruth Briggs King: Growth"


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"Ruth Briggs King: the Budget"



"Ruth Briggs King for 37th State Representative"


Our campaign sign on wheels!
"Our campaign sign on wheels!"


Ruth with Joe Booth
"Ruth and supporter Joe Booth at the campaign announcement in Georgetown."


Ruth with young supporters
"Ruth and a few of her younger supporters enjoy the fountain on The Circle in Georgetown."


Campaign kick-off
"Ruth at the Georgetown campaign kick-off with her local and state support!"


Ruth Filing
"Ruth Briggs King officially files for the 37th State Representative seat!"