Pretty predictable, but when compared to the Governor’s slots gambit utterly banal and amateurish. The economic promise for Maryland of..
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From yesterday’s festivities in Annapolis: Gov. Martin O’Malley has tied voter approval of legalizing slot machine gambling to funding of..
Former Governor Bob Ehrlich responds to Martin O’Malley’s insistence that the guy who left office a year ago is to..
From the Baltimore Sun: Opening the special session that could define his four-year term, Gov. Martin O’Malley told Maryland lawmakers..
10:00 a.m., Joint Hearing Room House Appropriations Committee, House Ways and Means Committee, Senate Budget and Taxation Committee, and the..
After reading what Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch told the Washington Times, I dashed off a quick message to him:..
“I know it is somewhat of a regressive tax,”– Speaker Mike Busch talking about the sales tax Yes, and hiking..
Annapolis’ long-awaited version of budgetary Armageddon comes to town tomorrow. And let’s face it: other than the fact that taxpayers..
I’d resolved yesterday to not waste anymore time writing about Governor O’Malley’s risky scheme, to coin a phrase, to add..
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..
The Sun really cracked me up this morning with their editorial on the budget situation. Particularly since the editorial was..
I came across this chart while patrolling my normal rotation of economics blogs today: (I know it’s hard to read–if..
One thing Streiff did not point out earlier was that, as usual, John Leopold is showing his true colors: County..
We know when the General Assembly is going back to work: Gov. Martin O’Malley today formally called a General Assembly..
In a masterful bit of scheduling (not) our illustrious Governor, Martin O’Malley, arrived 40 minutes late to his presentation at..
As we’ve reported below, it is nearly definite that Governor O’Malley will announce a special session of the legislature to..
A week ago we pointed out how the proposed special session of the legislature was a critical make-or-break moment for..
You have to love Governor O’Malley’s hubris: The GOP tactic of opposing a special session produces conflict when lawmakers should..
Capital columnist Eric Hartley talks straight about the Governor’s tax plan today: “The vast majority of Maryland families will be..
That’s we the taxpayers. The ducks are the people who want to take our money to use for something that..
I am particularly concerned about the Governor’s plan to expand the sales tax to services. You see, I operate a..
Former Clinton Apparatchik Lanny Davis must owe someone in the O’Malley Administration a favor for his gushing genuflection over O’Malley’s..
Senate Republicans today said no to the O’Malley slots plan: Senate Republican leaders said that they do not support a..