11/19 Annapolis Special Session Wrap-up

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The special session of the Maryland General Assembly came to a close early this morning at 2:30am. State legislators passed tax increases spending reductions to resolve Maryland’s looming $1.7 billion deficit. Marc and his guests, Fraser Smith, WYPR senior news analyst and Sunday Sun columnist, Andy Green, Statehouse reporter for the Sun and Tom LoBianco, Annapolis reporter for the Washington Times will discuss the recent session, what it accomplished and what it means for state residents.

                                                                                                                                  -Marcus

 

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One Response

  1. Is the tax package fair and progressive?
    Does the slots scheme have any redeeming social value?

    The only Special Session accomplishment of which I am sure is this: Gov. Martin O’Malley exercised leadership and succeeded in breaking state government gridlock.

    A “can-do” attitude is long overdue in Maryland. — Bernie

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