Gov. Martin O’Malley signed Maryland’s first gas tax increase in 20 years into law on Thursday and announced $1.2 billion in highway and transit projects.
Maryland’s Senate president says he’s confident Gov. Martin O’Malley will submit a transportation funding measure early next week.
Two Senate floor amendments that would have offered alternative Virginia transportation funding streams were rejected late Tuesday, leaving only a single House bill as Gov. Bob McDonnell’s hope for a defining transportation reform legacy.
Gov. Bob McDonnell’s transportation funding package cleared its first major legislative hurdle Wednesday.
Gov. Bob McDonnell proposed a five-year, $3.1 billion transportation funding package Tuesday that would include replacing the state gasoline tax with a sales tax increase of less than a penny on the dollar.