'Burned' on Slots, Maryland Governor Eyes Deep Cuts
- Budget Woes Greet New Governors. Maier, Timothy W. // Insight on the News;12/24/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p28
Deals with the budget deficit problems facing Maryland Governor Bob Ehrlich. Total budget deficit of the state; Reaction of the Republican-elected governor; Initiative of the National Governors' Association on the proliferation of budget deficit problems in various states.
- Ehrlich, Other Maryland Officials Crafting Plans to Plug $800M Budget Gap. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;11/25/2003, Vol. 246 Issue 31769, p32
Reports on the strategy of Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. state officials to patch up the budget deficit in Maryland. Reduction of the state agency expenditures; Impact of the budget cuts on the human resources, health and mental hygiene departments; Installation of slot machines at the state...
- With Slots Off Ballot, Maryland Governor Likely to Go Through With Budget Cuts. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;9/24/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31976, p3
Reports on Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s plan to implement budget reductions to help generate revenue and bridge a budget gap projected for 2005. Republican lawmakers' decision not to endorse a plan to put the legalization of slot machines on the November 2004 ballot; Estimated...
- Maryland to Consider '07 Capital Plan With $717 Million in Bonds. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;1/31/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32309, p4
The article reports on the proposed capital budget of Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. that includes general obligation and revenue bonds, some of which will be used for projects related to education. The proposal is included in a series of budget-related plans for fiscal 2007, which...
- ask Dr. Dollar. Frank, Ellen // Dollars & Sense;May/Jun2003, Issue 247, p36
Answers a question concerning the budget proposals of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush as of May 2003, which have been affecting federal governments with budget deficits. Opposition of Republicans to federal budget deficits; Views on government bonds; Effect of budget...
- Bid to Curb Cuts. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;3/22/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31846, p31
Reports that the Maryland House voted to reduce the amount of spending cuts the Board of Public Works can implement to ten percent of the overall budget. Decision by Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. to reduce the state's budget to help cover a shortfall; Veto power of the governor.
- MARYLAND: Shortfall Passed On. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;11/20/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32512, p35
The article reports that Maryland Governor-elect Martin O'Malley will inherit a $400 million-plus deficit when he takes his office in January 2007. It has been mentioned that the deficit will continue to widen through fiscal 2009. O'Malley will assume the program initiated by outgoing Governor...
- Maryland Governor Revisits $1.7B Plan for Garvees, Toll Bonds. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;1/8/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31796, p3
Reports that Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. wants to back $1.7 billion of toll revenue bonds. Garvee, short for grant anticipation revenue vehicles; Financing of federal-aid highway projects; Intercounty Connector.
- S&P Sees Little Credit Threat in Maryland's Proposed Fiscal 2007 Budget. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;3/8/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32334, p36
The article discusses a report from Standard & Poor's Corp. that indicates that Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s proposed fiscal 2007 budget is financially sound and will not harm the state's triple-A bond rating if it is approved by the state's General Assembly. According to the...