The Maryland Senate advanced the state’s $39 billion budget on Wednesday, finding a quick solution to fill a drop in projected revenues by using money in a long-term plan to strengthen the state’s pension system.
Maryland senators on a key state spending panel voted Friday to plug a budget hole by using more money initially planned to strengthen the finances of the state pension system.
Two Maryland fiscal officials are urging state lawmakers to reject Gov. Martin O’Malley’s proposal to use some money intended to shore up pension liabilities to fill a budget hole.
We’re learning more about the massive budget cuts to defense spending proposed by the Obama administration–cuts that could have an impact here in Maryland.
It’s been one winter blast after another this season and tens of millions in unexpected costs for the state. Maryland’s already spent twice its snow budget–and that’s bad news for taxpayers.
Harford County Executive David Craig is announcing a major tax cut proposal as part of his campaign for the Republican nomination in the governor’s race in Maryland.
As this storm wreaked havoc on our area, it’s also hitting the number of snow days left for schools around the state.
A top Maryland budget analyst is encouraging lawmakers to create a greater budget cushion than one included in Gov. Martin O’Malley’s budget plan.
A budget deal approved by Congress restores funding for some national arts and cultural programs, but others will still see reductions.
Gov. Martin O’Malley is offering a helping hand to the struggling Canal Place heritage area in downtown Cumberland.
Putting your money to work. Governor Martin O’Malley outlines how the state will spend $39 billion in taxpayer money this coming fiscal year.
Metro is asking customers for comment on the transit agency’s proposed fiscal year 2015 budget and fare changes.