With Slots Off Ballot, Maryland Governor Likely to Go Through With Budget 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...
- 'Burned' on Slots, Maryland Governor Eyes Deep Cuts. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;6/28/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31914, p34
Reports that Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. is likely to turn to spending cuts to help bridge the state's budget deficit. Impact of budget problem on bond sales; Ability of the state to maintain triple-A ratings of its bonds.
- Ehrlich's $23.8B Maryland Budget Features Spending Cuts, No Tax Hikes. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;1/22/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31805, p29
Reports on the presentation of the budget proposal of Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. for fiscal 2005. Purpose of the budget to help cover the state's budget gap; Promise of the governor not to raise taxes; Amount of the budget proposal.
- Maryland Governor's '07 Plan Entails Modest Increase in GOs. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;1/19/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32301, p28
The article reports on the proposal of 29.6 billion dollars fiscal 2007 budget that could improve general fund spending by 11.4 percent by Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. The budget plan is anticipated to transform into modest gains in the issuance of tax-exempt general obligation bonds...
- Maryland Lawmakers May Revisit Plan to Use Slot Machines to Boost Revenue. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;5/7/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31879, p4
Reports on the proposal to install slot machines at racetracks to boost revenue in Maryland. Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s slot machine proposal; Operating budget of the state for 2005; Benefits to local governments of the slot machine proposals.
- Maryland's budget may hold enough to repay highway funds. Zeyher, Allen // Roads & Bridges;Feb2004, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p14
Reports on the possibility that Maryland will begin repaying the money it borrowed from the state's Transportation Trust Fund in 2003. Amount of the money borrowed; Remarks from House Minority Leader George C. Edwards on the plan; Proposal of Governor Robert L. Ehrlich to balance the 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...