Md. Counties Call For More Transportation FundsCounty officials in Maryland are calling on the state to raise more money for road and transit projects, with a hike in the state's gas tax among the sources they say should be considered.
Analyst: Md. Budget In Better Shape This YearA top analyst says Maryland's budget for the next fiscal year is in better shape than in recent years.
Md. House & Senate Split On The Amount Of Tax Hikes Amidst ProtestA tax hike is coming to Maryland but the Maryland House and Senate are split on the size of that hike.
Democrats, Republicans Far Apart On Deficit DealAs the nation's debt soared past $15 trillion, congressional Republicans and Democrats approached stalemate Wednesday in a yearlong assault on federal deficits, stymied still by politically charged disagreements over taxes and the future of enormously expensive government benefit programs.