Md. Gas Tax Set To Go Up Less Than Half A PennyRound two in the state gas tax hike. Starting Tuesday, the second phase of the gas tax goes into effect.
Property Taxes To Rise For 5th Year In WicomicoProperty taxes are rising in Wicomico County for the fifth consecutive year.
Md. Health Group Pushes For $1 Tobacco Tax HikeThe cost to keep smoking in Maryland may soon get even steeper. Another tobacco tax hike is being pushed for 2015.
Economist: 2018 Minimum Wage Will Be Worth $9.25An economic analyst says changes made to Maryland's minimum wage increase bill will mean $875 a year less in a full-time worker's yearly earnings, compared to Gov. Martin O'Malley's original plan.
U.S. Autism Estimate Rises To 1 In 68 ChildrenThe government's estimate of autism has moved up again to 1 in 68 U.S. children, a 30 percent increase in two years.
Minimum Wage Hike Hearing Set In AnnapolisThere's been some movement towards resolving an issue holding up Governor Martin O'Malley's minimum wage bill. A Senate committee could be voting soon on the proposal to raise the wage to $10.10 an hour.
Md. Lawmakers To Get 15 Percent Pay HikeMaryland lawmakers will receive a 15.7 percent pay raise over the next four years.
Minimum Wage Increase Hits Senate RoadblockThe pay rate for social workers who help the developmentally disabled has become a roadblock for the minimum wage bill and legislators hope to reach a resolution in a meeting with the governor's staff Thursday.
Md. House Approves Minimum Wage HikeThe Maryland House of Delegates has approved phasing in an increase in the state's minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 by 2017.
O'Malley Holds Roundtable With Business Owners To Talk Minimum Wage HikeGov. Martin O'Malley visited Upper Marlboro for a discussion with businesses owners who support a minimum wage increase.
Md. House Rejects Minimum Wage IndexingThe Maryland House of Delegates on Wednesday turned against Gov. Martin O'Malley's plan to tie the minimum wage to inflation.