Maryland Panel OKs Budget-Cutting Tax, Doubling School Building Funds
- 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...
- Md. Governor Seeks Panel To Help Baltimore Schools. Gehring, John // Education Week;3/10/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 26, p4
Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. of Maryland was expected to file legislation late last week that would propose a "school authority" to oversee the financially troubled Baltimore, Maryland public schools. The 90,000-student district faces a $58 million deficit in its $914 million budget and a...
- Gov. Ehrlich Revives Slots As Fiscal Remedy for State. Honawar, Vaishali // Education Week;2/9/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p20
The article focuses on Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Junior who is urging Maryland lawmakers to expand gambling in the state to help finance K-12 education for the third year in a row. Maryland has struggled through deep budget deficits over the past two years to raise the additional...
- 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...
- '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.
- 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'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.
- 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.