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Md. Governor Wants More Road Money—After Diverting $1 BillionPhil Britt
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) is seeking to raise revenue by applying the state’s 6 percent sales tax to motor fuel purchases. O’Malley and other proponents of the tax expansion say it would provide funding to help with road repairs and other transportation needs. However, history shows large amounts of any additional monies ...