Tag Archives: special session

Filibuster Fails by One Vote

The Republican filibuster of the Senate version of O’Malley’s tax scheme failed by one vote. All Republicans held firm. They..

The Overnight Scoop

As usual O’Malley Watch has the blow-by-blow account of overnight action in the General Assembly replete with backroom deals, illegal..

We Win a Small One

The money grubbers at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation were defeated in their raid on our pocketbooks. It looks like a..

It still doesn’t register

Young Master Kujan still doesn’t understand the econ of this: Is it grounds to support a reactionary filibuster that could..

Most Will Pay More

So reports the Baltimore Examiner’s Len Lazarick. This isn’t a surprise the non-comatose population of Maryland. We’ve known all along..
A Rorschach Test

A Rorschach Test

Look at these photos carefully. What do you see? The correct answer is new sources of sales tax revenue.

Tuesday’s Roundup

Our colleague Mark Newgent posted a roundup of yesterday’s activities in Annapolis here. Without duplicating it, this is where we..

The Gelding Makes a Threat

O’Malley Watch mentioned last week that the strong arm was being put on Democrats who were seen as being unreliable..

George Della: Waffler

A few months ago we noted with some suprise that state senator George Della had signed onto the Americans for..