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On Time: Aug.12, 2012

Kai Jackson spoke with Peter Franchot, Monyka Berrocosa, Maria Johnson Darby and The Red Cross and Marcus Johnson and Lasava Tidwell.

08/12/2012

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Franchot Promotes Md. Tax-Free Week, Aug. 12-18

Maryland state Comptroller Peter Franchot is in Hagerstown to promote an upcoming week of tax-free shopping.

08/06/2012

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Tobacco & Alcohol Contraband Violations Have Increased In Md.

Millions of tax dollars are going up in smoke. The Maryland comptroller’s office is cracking down on cigarette smuggling.

07/25/2012

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Prince George’s Officials Bring Nightclub Charges

State and local authorities say criminal charges have been filed against seven nightclubs in Prince George’s County.

05/22/2012

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Md. Comptroller Peter Franchot Says He Is Considering A Run For Governor

Governor Martin O’Malley is expected to sign the state’s new income tax hike into law next week. He called the General Assembly into special session this week to raise taxes to avoid cuts in 2013 budget. State comptroller Peter Franchot was among those objecting to the tax hike.

05/17/2012

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Mount Royal Middle School Students Learn About Stocks & Bonds

Imagine learning about stocks and bonds in the sixth grade. It’s what one curriculum in Baltimore City aims to do.

05/04/2012

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Comptroller Peter Franchot Says Md. Tax Hike Is Not Justified

Debate over a state income tax increase expands beyond the statehouse. Maryland’s legislative leaders are still laying the groundwork for a special session to settle budget issues that failed to be resolved before the end of the regular legislative session.

04/26/2012

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Board Holds Property Tax Steady

Maryland’s property tax will hold steady for now, but Comptroller Peter Franchot is warning about rising debt service obligations in upcoming years.

04/18/2012

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Comptroller: Maryland May Have Some Of Your Money

The state of Maryland is holding hundreds of thousands of dollars and some of it could be yours.

04/15/2012

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Comptroller’s Office Offers Free Tax Prep Help

As the April 17 tax filing deadline approaches, comptroller Peter Franchot is offering free tax assistance through his agency.

04/11/2012

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Md. Comptroller To Visit Prince George’s School

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot is visiting a school in Prince George’s County as part of a statewide tour.

03/22/2012

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O’Malley Spars With Franchot Over Gas Tax Proposal

Gov. Martin O’Malley fired back Wednesday at Comptroller Peter Franchot for criticism of O’Malley’s gas tax proposal, describing him as “kind of our version of Mitt Romney.”

02/08/2012

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