budget

Needless Cuts Underscore Need for Budget Reform

September 8, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
The governor and the Board of Public Works cut already approved funding for state services by $61 million on Wednesday. read more

Trump Budget Proposal Threatens Needed Investments in Western Maryland

June 28, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
The President’s budget calls for deep cuts to federal services that support Maryland’s economy and the economy of Western Maryland read more

Trump’s Education Budget: Less Support for Schools, Heavier Student Debt Burdens

June 9, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
The Trump administration’s budget proposal calls for deep cuts to K-12 and higher education that would hamper the state’s ability read more

Federal Cuts to Chesapeake Bay Programs Jeopardize Years of Progress

June 7, 2017 by Ellen Hutton
Maryland has made great progress in protecting the environment and ensuring that our natural resources continue to play an important read more

President’s Budget Proposal Would Harm Maryland Families, Push Massive Costs to State

May 23, 2017 by MDCEP
The following is a statement from Maryland Center on Economic Policy Executive Director Benjamin Orr. President Trump’s budget slashes nutrition, read more

Federal Estate Tax Repeal Could Cost Maryland Resources, Harm Services

May 11, 2017 by Natalie Neill
President Trump’s proposed tax reform package includes a harmful provision to repeal the federal estate tax on large inheritances. The read more

Trump’s defense plan would have mixed impact on Maryland – Capital News Service

May 3, 2017 by MDCEP
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s proposed 2018 federal budget could be a boost to Maryland’s sprawling defense industry but negatively read more

Political Power Struggles Hurt Baltimore Communities

April 20, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
Freddie Gray died two years ago yesterday while in police custody. As anger, unrest, and litigation made Baltimore a fixture read more

Tax Day: Our Shared Investments in Maryland

April 14, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
What kind of state do you want Maryland to be? For most of us, the answer is straightforward. We want read more

Maryland Made Progress in the 2017 General Assembly Session

April 12, 2017 by Kali Schumitz
Maryland’s 2017 General Assembly Session came to a close Monday night. While there were also plenty of good ideas left read more
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