The Prince George’s County Council has approved a $2.7 billion budget that slightly reduces education spending but could avert teacher layoffs.
A new report says Maryland is a leader in providing tools to help policymakers prioritize transportation spending.
The Smithsonian Institution will see a $1.8 million cut in its 2011 budget under the spending deal approved by Congress.
Baltimore students, teachers and school administrators are telling Maryland lawmakers to “keep the promise,” when it comes to schools funding.
A spending plan Congress is working on to fund the federal government through September does not currently include $150 million that Metro had been promised to improve safety.