Maryland's Triple-A Seen Impervious to Budget Wrangling
- 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 Democrats: No Slot Machines to Balance Budget. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;2/6/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31568, p4
Discusses the opposition of Maryland Democrats to governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s proposed gambling revenue to balance the budget of the state. Predictions by the Department of Legislative Services regarding installation of slot machines; Revenue that is expected from slot machines at race...
- Maryland Governor Floats Property-Tax Hike. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;3/18/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31595, p32
Reports on the proposal by Maryland governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. for a hike in the property tax of the state. Reasons for the hike; Budget proposal for the fiscal year 2004; Effect of the proposed hike on the bond issuance by the state.
- 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...
- Maryland Gives Itself and Its Counties the Power to Swap. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;5/15/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31636, p3
Maryland governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. has signed a legislation that will grant swap authority to the state and its counties and permit the state to issue negotiated and variable-rate bonds. The legislation SB 319 also authorizes some state bonds to be sold via private negotiation and in...