S&P Sees Little Credit Threat in Maryland's Proposed Fiscal 2007 Budget
- Maryland Gov. Ehrlich Praises State's Financial Health in State Address. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;1/27/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32307, p4
The article reports that Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. delivered his state speech a week after the release of the state's fiscal 2007 budget. Ehrlich praised the state's financial health. He also applauded Maryland's triple-A bond rating and the turnaround that produced $2.4 billion in...
- 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.
- A message from Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);4/17/2006 Supplement, Vol. 7, p3B
Presents a message from Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. in relation to the celebration of the 300th anniversary of Port of Baltimore. History of the port; Economic significance of the port; Relevance of the port to everyday lives of the nation's citizens.
- 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'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 Gov. Ehrlich's Slot Machine Plan Clears Senate Committee. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;2/26/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31829, p27
Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s proposed installation of more than 15,000 slot machines to help balance the state's budget cleared a major hurdle when a U.S. Senate committee in the state General Assembly approved the plan this week. The Senate Budget and Taxation Committee has...
- Senator: District of Columbia Could See a Rating Upgrade. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;6/12/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31406, p4
Reports the improvement of the low investment-grade general obligation bond rating in British Columbia. Basis for the issuance of general obligation bonds; Upward movement in credit rating; Approval of fiscal 2003 budget.
- Tennessee Budget Crunch. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;7/6/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31175, p1
Reports the temporary spending plan for the state budget in Bradenton, Florida. Degradation of bond rating due to budget problems; Details on the shutdown of state government offices; Removal of capital project funds from temporary budget by lawmakers.