Leaders Prepare For Action As Hard-Hit Maryland Deals With Budget CutsMaryland's schools, health care system and military bases all will take bit hits from mandatory federal spending cuts now in effect.
Effects Of Sequestration Begin To Take Shape In Md.Maryland lawmakers now have a better picture of how the federal spending cuts signed by President Obama will affect Marylanders.
Cuts In Place, Obama And GOP Brace For Next FightSevere spending cuts are now the law of the land and the battle has spilled into the weekly media messages from President Barack Obama and the Republicans, with both sides saying it's the other's fault.
Metro Stands To Lose $22M In Budget Battle Washington's Metro transit system stands to lose $22 million over the next six months because of looming federal budget cuts.
Budget Cuts Could Cost 12,000 Md. JobsThe federal government is one day closer to budget cuts that will cost thousands of Maryland jobs.
Governors: Looming Cuts Threaten Economic GainsWashington's protracted budget stalemate could seriously undermine the economy and stall gains made since the recession, exasperated governors said Saturday as they try to gauge the fallout from impending federal spending cuts.
Sequester Could Greatly Impact Md. AirportsAmong the many areas impacted if the automatic spending cuts take effect--Maryland's airports. We could see widespread delays at BWI, and smaller airports shut down completely.
Gov. O'Malley Worried About Automatic Spending CutsOne week and counting until automatic spending cuts known as the sequester kick in. Unless Congress comes up with a compromise, jobs and services we all count on could be in jeopardy.
No. 2 House Democrat: Bickering Must Come To End House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer says Congress must "put aside ideological constraints" and resolve differences over taxes, budget and spending.
President Obama Speaks With WJZ About The So-Called 'Doomsday Deadline'In just two weeks, far-reaching budget cuts known as the sequester are set to take effect. It could cause massive job cuts and changes to services we count on. In an effort to make his case to the American people, President Obama is taking to the airwaves.
Opinion: Elections Have ConsequencesThe day after the voters spoke in our democracy, Republicans sought to set aside the results and focus on winning next time. It is not just a losing proposition for Republicans, it is a losing proposition for America.