Author: Judson Bennett

Captain A. Judson Bennett was a life- long resident of Lewes, DE. He served the maritime industry for 33 years, primarily as a Delaware River Pilot, guiding large ships to the Port of Philadelphia. Captain Bennett has been an active and consistent entrepreneur over the years. He was elected as a Lewes City Councilman for 6 years. Afterwards he ran for the Sussex County Council as a Republican, and with 20 thousand people voting, lost Delaware’s closest election by 3 votes to an 8 year incumbent. Abandoning his personal political ambitions, he became the Republican District leader, advocating conservative values. Captain Bennett became a lobbyist in the state legislature advocating among many ideas, financial literacy concepts in education. He managed several political campaigns, including one for Governor of Delaware and one for the US Senate against VP Joe Biden. He is now the owner, operator, and writer for the Coastal Network which communicates regularly with over 6000 people throughout the State of Delaware. Captain Bennett is a graduate of St. Andrew’s School in Middletown, DE (where the movie “The Dead Poet’s Society was filmed) and also graduated “Magna Cum Laude” from the University of Delaware with a BA in Criminal Justice and an MA in Liberal Studies. He is now a Widower, living in West Palm Beach, Florida. Captain Bennett has one son, three grandchildren, and one great grand-daughter, all who live in Richmond, Virginia.

Primary Election Results Proved Intriguing for America’s First State– Change Coming in November?

OPINION Dear Friends, The primary elections in Delaware were intriguing! The Delaware Governor’s primary contest had Julianne E. Murray winning the Republican primary over her closest challenger, Senator Colin Bonini, who took 40% of the vote. Folks, Governor John Carney is extremely vulnerable, as his authoritarian policies have forced many Delaware businesses to close and have…

OPINION: Gamblers Think Donald Trump has a Strong Chance of Winning in November

Dear friends, Everyone should take note today! I am writing about an article from liberal CNN News (!) that discusses something I have written about before: If Biden is ahead, why isn’t Trump an underdog with London’s betting houses? You know what they say, follow the money! Well, folks, the money is betting on Donald Trump to win in…

TransPerfect CEO-Philip Shawe Speaks at Yale Law School on Delaware Law

OPINION Dear Friends, TransPerfect CEO Philip Shawe just guest-lectured at Yale, the #1 most prestigious law school in the U.S. and perhaps the world — The course subject: Delaware Law. You’ve read much about the controversial case in my Coastal Network columns about Chancellor Andre Bouchard’s Chancery Court, backed up by his former intern, Delaware…

Trump Republican Convention Thoughts and Look Ahead to November Election

OPINION Dear Friends, I was extremely proud of the Republican National Committee for the fabulous event they put on at the White House during the final day of the convention. Ivanka Trump stole the show with her speech, prior to introducing her father, President Donald J. Trump, for his acceptance speech. She was exceptionally beautiful,…