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District Of Columbia Has $417M Budget Surplus

The District of Columbia ended fiscal 2012 with a $417 million budget surplus, a windfall that illustrates how the fiscal climate in the nation’s capital differs from much of the nation.


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D.C. Workers, Including Marylanders, To Be Repaid For Furlough Days

District of Columbia government employees who were forced to take furlough days last year will be getting some extra money in their paychecks.


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Social Security Surplus Dwarfed By Future Deficit

As millions of baby boomers flood Social Security with applications for benefits, the program’s $2.7 trillion surplus is starting to look small.



Frederick Co. To Issue $100 Property Tax Rebates

Frederick County homeowners will be getting some property tax relief this year.


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Maryland Revenue Numbers For FY 2011 Released

Gov. Martin O’Malley’s budget secretary said Thursday that the state has a general fund surplus of $344 million over previous budget estimates for fiscal year 2011, which ended June 30.


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Montgomery Schools’ Finances To Be Investigated

Montgomery County’s inspector general says he will investigate the Board of Education’s budgeting process for the upcoming fiscal year.


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Md. Has Extra $57M But It Won’t Stop Furloughs

Good news and bad news on the state’s economic front. The state will have $57 million more to work with than expected, but it won’t do much to help programs or state workers, who are slated for another furlough day next week.