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- GRANT MONEY. Barrett, Greg // IRE Journal;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p21
This article investigates how Maryland spent its homeland security grants from 2002 to 2005. The state's total homeland security budget for the period is noted. The author found a pattern of exhaustive spending caused by the spend-it-or-lose-it rules and receipts for homeland security exercises...
- Maryland surplus plans divide candidates. Meisler, Daniel // Bond Buyer;09/08/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30473, p6
Focuses on the state of Maryland's budget surplus for fiscal year 1998. Passage of legislation mandating excess revenue's placement in a rainy-day municipal fund; Improvement of Maryland's economic development and job growth programs; Decline of levies on public utility companies.
- Maryland Passes $21.67B 2003 Operating Budget. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;4/8/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31360, p5
Reports the submission of the operating budget for the fiscal year 2003 by lawmakers in Maryland. Amount of the operating budget; Number of votes approving the operating budget; Overview on the expenses of the operating budget.
- Maryland, Illinois Hit Market as Atypical Yields Boost Demand. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;7/14/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31676, p7
Focuses on plans of state governments of Maryland and Illinois to implant new debt into the market in July 2003, which includes $500 million general obligation credit offering of Maryland and $150 million sales-tax revenue offering of Illinois. Ratings assigned to the offerings by various...
- Improving Student Learning on All Levels in Maryland. Oliver, Katharine M. // Liberal Education;Spring2003, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p43
The article discusses the Maryland State Board of Education's decision to eliminate achievement gaps in education based on race, ethnicity, poverty, native language and disability as its number one priority. It was prompted by the high number of students who enroll in remedial courses upon...
- Maryland governor agrees to wage increase. Gallo, Pete // Bond Buyer;10/08/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30247, p2
Reports on Maryland Governor Parris Glendening's approval of a wage increase for municipal employees beginning in fiscal 1999.
- Lawmakers Look Back on Session. Shapiro, Marc // Baltimore Jewish Times;5/22/2015, Vol. 344 Issue 4, p16
The article discusses the happenings at the General Assembly session in Annapolis, Maryland. Details include the presence of a new governor, Republican Larry Hogan, Baltimore City and County Legislator Shelly Hettleman expressing that the session ended in a standoff between Democrats and Hogan...
- Illinois. Baar, Aaron; Williamson, Tammy // Bond Buyer;09/03/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30222, p26
Presents news items about public finance in Illinois. Includes financing for the new stadium of the Chicago Bears football team; Possibility of refinancing the state's $117.1 million certificate of participation; Bond float planned for the Chicago Public Schools Reform Board of Trustees.
- NEWS IN BRIEF. Newman, Emily; Barnett, Chip // Bond Buyer;1/9/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31549, p2
Presents several news briefs related to public finance in the U.S. as of January 9, 2003. Report by the Federal Reserve regarding borrowing by Americans; Promissory notes sold by the Treasury Department; Announcement by the New York City comptroller regarding a conference.