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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.
Maryland has ended fiscal year 2012 with nearly $230 million more than expected.
The Maryland House Appropriations Committee approved an array of budget cuts and fee increases Friday night to restore much of the education money that was targeted under Gov. Martin O’Malley’s budget proposal.