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Bills pile up as legislators negotiate sticky budget deals

ANNAPOLIS — Offshore wind energy, a sixth slots license, funding for a natural gas drilling study and a proposed tax on gasoline could become casualties of a slowly developing budget agreement among state lawmakers. With Monday’s scheduled adjournment of the ...

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Interior secretary says review moves wind energy project forward

Offshore wind farms from New Jersey to Virginia took a big step closer to reality with the completion of a review that showed the renewable energy source would not cause major environmental damage, officials said Thursday. Obama administration Interior Secretary ...

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IRS reviving program seeking offshore tax cheats

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service is reviving a program that lets Americans who are hiding their assets overseas avoid criminal charges by paying their back taxes plus penalties. IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman says that similar efforts in 2009 and ...

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O’Malley to try once again for offshore wind power

Gov. Martin O’Malley will take another stab at sparking development of a wind energy farm off Maryland’s coast this year with a new spin on last year’s proposal. O’Malley made offshore wind the centerpiece of his energy agenda in 2011 ...

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