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The wheels are in motion for a gas tax hike. Several proposals are popping up in Annapolis. Some of them are new.
The Maryland Public Service Commission is giving people a chance to speak up about a proposal to raise the cost of crossing the Potomac River at Oldtown.
Fixing highways and bridges to improve traffic is a top goal of Maryland lawmakers, but where will that money come from? Some lawmakers want you to pay more at the pump.
Governor Martin O’Malley outlines the game plan for raising taxes in the General Assembly session that begins Monday.
Taxicab regulators in the District of Columbia have given final approval to a major fare increase.
Metro says riders may see smaller fare hikes thanks to expense reductions and an improved ridership outlook.
With time running short, a panel of Maryland lawmakers made progress on Saturday on proposals to raise income taxes for people who make more than $100,000.
A proposed state sales tax increase is back in play. Gov. Martin O’Malley floated the idea in January, and now it’s back as an alternative to adding the sales tax to the price of gasoline.
A task force is expected to argue that Montgomery County must raise property taxes to help pay for
expanded bus transit.
Maryland lawmakers will soon be gearing up for another legislative session, and the state’s governor says those lawmakers will need courage to consider possible tax increases.
Another Baltimore City tax increase. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wants to raise the city’s two-cent bottle tax to five cents a bottle.