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