Maryland Democrats: No Slot Machines to Balance Budget
- Maryland Governor: No Tax Hikes Despite Nixing of Slots. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;4/7/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31609, p4
Maryland Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. has decided to reject tax increases as an alternative revenue source shortly after his proposal to install 11,500 slot machines at racetracks throughout the state was rejected. The House budget plan has proposed other revenue sources as substitutes for the...
- Maryland Governor's Racetrack Slots Plan Likely to Miss Its Last Hurdle. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;4/3/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31607, p3
Maryland governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s proposal to install slot machines at four racetracks in the state faced a problem, as the House of Delegates was poised to reject the plan, as of April 2003, despite the administration's insistence that gaming revenue is the best way to balance the...
- Maryland's Triple-A Seen Impervious to Budget Wrangling. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;4/11/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31613, p4
Maryland governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. may oppose a property tax increase designed to finance the state's debt service and might decide to deduct the state's spending, but financial experts say the state's triple-A bond rating will ultimately be unaffected. Ehrlich reportedly sponsored a 50...
- Maryland House Panel Shoots Down Governor's Slot Machine Proposal. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;4/4/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31608, p29
The House Ways and Means Committee rejected Maryland governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s proposalï¿½ which would have installed 11,500 slot machines at four Maryland racetracks, with proceeds going to both track owners and the governor's education initiativesï¿½ by a 16-to-5 vote that...
- In Switch, Maryland Governor Weighs Referendum on Slots. Emily Newman // Bond Buyer;9/9/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31965, p4
Reports on the possibility of referendum to determine whether to legalize slot machines in Maryland. Position of Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich on slot machines.
- Joint Maryland-Delaware Road Projects Could Rely on Bonds. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;4/28/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31623, p4
Maryland Governor, Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. announced that the state, working in conjunction with neighboring Delaware, is planning improvements to a major traffic artery that runs through the two states, a$ 2 billion endeavor that could be partially funded by revenue bonds. In an attempt to...
- THE WYE OAK GETS A DESK JOB. // American Forests;Summer2003, Vol. 109 Issue 2, p17
Addresses controversy surrounding the transformation of an ancient Wye Oak tree into a desk for Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich in 2003. Source of funding for the desk; Recommendations set by former governor Parris Glendening; Measurement of the tree before it fell in a storm in 2002.
- The Importance of Being Earnest. Groark, Virginia // ABA Journal;Jun2013, Vol. 99 Issue 6, p12
The article informs that Robert Ehrlich, governor of Maryland helps in establishment of a new clemency clinic at the law school in the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.
- NOTEBOOK. // New Republic;1/24/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 2, p8
Presents news briefs of a political nature. Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich's government employee ban on speaking to "Baltimore Sun" reporters; Problems over Columbia University's stance on Israeli and Middle Eastern policy; Correction to "Beatifying Villany and Criticizing Saintliness" in the...