O'Malley Signs Gas Tax, Announces Transportation ProjectsGov. 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 Senate Gives Final Approval to Gas Tax HikeThe Maryland Senate has given final approval to the state's first gas tax in just over 20 years.
Maryland Senate Panel OKs Gas TaxA Senate panel has approved a gas tax measure without making any changes of its own to the plan.
Md. House Passes Gas Tax IncreaseThe Maryland House of Delegates has voted to raise taxes on gasoline in the state for the first time in more than two decades.
O'Malley Plans to Raise Gas Tax by Two PercentMaryland Gov. Martin O'Malley on Monday called for establishing a new sales tax on gasoline and enacting other measures to raise hundreds of millions of dollars a year to fund a backlog of transportation projects.
Va. House Passes Highway Reform Bill; Senate Vote NextVirginia's House of Delegates voted 60-40 Friday to approve what would become the first major reform in a generation of the state's system for financing its highway network.
Study to Show Effects of Proposed Md. Gas TaxThe Americans for Prosperity Foundation-Maryland plan to release the results of a new study that examines the effects of a gas tax on the state's middle class.
Md. House GOP Attacks Transportation Revenue HikesMaryland House Republicans say the state needs better management of transportation revenue, not more taxes.
Va. Senate OKs Reworked Road Funding OverhaulA major rewrite of Gov. Bob McDonnell's road funding overhaul won Senate passage without debate Wednesday.
McDonnell Willing to Compromise on Va. Gas Tax Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he's willing to compromise on a key detail of his $3 billion transportation package to get it through the state Senate.
Va. Gov. McDonnell to Tout Transportation Proposal Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is taking his sales pitch to change how Virginia pays for transportation projects to some of the state's most congested areas.