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Proposed Gas Tax Hike Gets Cold Reception In Maryland

Rising gas prices and the need to tackle a tough state budget are creating mounting challenges for Gov. Martin O’Malley’s gas tax proposal.


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Maryland Official: Proposed Gas Tax Hike Will Hurt Families And Business

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot says a gasoline sales tax proposed by Gov. Martin O’Malley would be detrimental to families and businesses.


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Steep Gas Tax Hike Proposed By Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley

Gov. Martin O’Malley proposed a six-percent tax hike on gas prices in Maryland. The increase would be added to the state’s current 23-cent per gallon flat tax.