Tag Archives: structural deficit
In addition to selecting their next governor, legislative representatives, and local officials, Marylanders will be asked to approve or an..
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot warned of “stunning” revenue figures yesterday, suggesting Maryland can expect a large budget shortfall. According to..
Governor Martin O’Malley will leave his successor with a lovely house warming gift of a $404 million structural deficit. Although..
Lt. Governor Anthony Brown’s gubernatorial campaign has created a fact checking website for the election. At Factcheckmd.com, a basic WordPress..
The final day of the Maryland General Assembly’s legislative session is called sine die, which is Latin for “without day.”..
Gird your loins and guard your wallet, the Maryland General Assembly is in session. For 90 days every year, the..
Remember back at the end of 2007 when the Baltimore Sun boldly proclaimed “the deficit slain” ? It was an..
Note Baltimore Sun editorialist Andy Green’s clever attempt to steal a base: But save for the brief moment after Mr...
There is other news today. Martin O’Malley’s deficit was a major story in the Washington Post today: Maryland could face..
In the Thursday January 31st edition of The Gazette, Carroll County liberal Democrat Vincent DiPietro submits a letter to the..
From yesterday’s festivities in Annapolis: Gov. Martin O’Malley has tied voter approval of legalizing slot machine gambling to funding of..
State Comptroller Peter Franchot: Dear President Miller and Speaker Busch: As you know, Governor O’Malley has signed an Executive Order..
Governor O’Malley pulled out all the stops to campaign for a historic program of tax and spending increases with the..
Forgive me for the extended quote: It’s easy to sympathize with Gov. Martin O’Malley’s dilemma. He has to close a..
O’Malley Watch improves on what we wrote last week and adds a twist. Unless a special session convenes and passes..
We pointed out a while ago that every day that goes by makes it difficult for the O’Malley administration to..
WJLA reports that O’Governor is taking his tax and spend roadshow to senior citizens. Gov. Martin O’Malley will meet with..
There is a pathetic quality to watching the O’Malley administration gouging about to find money to close a gaping hole..
Governor O’Malley is lofting another trial balloon. An inflation indexed gas tax. For politicians this has a big advantage. They..
Martin Watcher has a hilarious bit on the tax increases being proposed by Governor O’Malley. He points to the Jedi..
It seems that a deal has been struck for a November special session to impose the first of many rounds..
Today’s Washington Post reveals that Governor O’Malley is not simply a taxaholic. He’s actually a very compassionate man who is..
If you want to understand Maryland’s “structural deficit” you need look no further. Maryland health advocates and their allies in..
In the Maryland legislature. According to the Examiner O’Malley’s trial balloon for increasing the number of categories of goods and..