Senate Budget And Taxation Committee
A Maryland Senate committee is scheduled to hold a hearing on the Purple Line project.
Get ready for some new taxes. Lawmakers are hard at work on the budget needed to raise or cut more than $1 billion.
The chairman of the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee says it will be very difficult to address a $1 billion budget deficit and raise substantial revenue for rising transportation needs, unless Gov. Martin O’Malley includes revenue increases in his budget proposal in January.
Maryland analysts are presenting revenue estimates that an extension of the sales tax to various services would generate.