There didn't seem to be real tension in the room; O'Malley's was the kind of tongue-in-cheek jab a governor can get away with less than a week into the Maryland General Assembly's 433rd meeting.Read More »
A decision Tuesday by a House of Delegates committee to further cut taxes on two Maryland casino owners would leave the state with $32 million less by fiscal 2017 when compared to the bill that passed the Senate.
Tagged with: Anthony J. O’Donnell arundel mills mall bingo blackjack casinos Del. Michael D. Smigiel Sr. Education gambling Gambling gaming General Assembly house of delegates Martin O'Malley maryland live casino maryland live! Prince George's County republicans senate Slots special session table games tax cuts Taxes veteransRead More »
Before even the first meeting of a gambling work group formed Monday, opposition is mounting against the possibility of Gov. Martin O’Malley calling a special session of the General Assembly to consider expanded gambling in Maryland. Republican leaders of the House of ...Read More »
The price of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s trip to Asia this month is slowly trickling out from the state agencies that participated, but the governor’s detractors aren’t yet satisfied. The Department of Business and Economic Development released a $144,086 tab for ...
Tagged with: Anthony J. O’Donnell Calvert County China Department of Business and Economic Development governor house of delegates Martin O'Malley maryland secretary of state south korea st. mary's county Tony O'Donnell trade mission vietnamRead More »
As Gov. Martin O'Malley's prepares to travel back to Maryland after 10 days spent drumming up business for the state in Asia, Republican lawmakers are asking for total price tag on the trade mission. "As we are sure you will both agree, in this austere fiscal climate, we must be good stewards of the taxpayer dollar," GOP leaders wrote to Gov. Martin O'Malley and Business and Economic Development Secretary Christian Johansson. The letter was signed by House Minority Leader Anthony J. O'Donnell, R-Calvert and St.Mary's, and the No. 2 Republican in the House, Minority Whip Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, of the Middle Shore.
Tagged with: Anthony J. O’Donnell Baltimore Calvert County China Christian Johansson college park Department of Business and Economic Development Department of Veterans Affairs Eastern Shore ellicott city jay perman jeannie haddaway-riccio Martin O'Malley maryland maryland governor maryland republican party rockville secretary of state st. mary's county the washington post Tony O'Donnell trade mission University of MarylandRead More »
I meant to get this quote from House Speaker Michael E. Busch, D-Anne Arundel, into a story or blog post yesterday. I didn’t. Here goes. “If we were in the state of Montana we’d be teaching our kids to go ...Read More »